TikTok’s Parent ByteDance Reportedly Designed Deepfake Maker

TikTok’s Parent ByteDance Reportedly Designed Deepfake Maker

TikTok parent firm ByteDance has built a feature that might let customers design their deepfakes, TechCrunch reports. The feature, known as Face Swap, was noticed in code in each TikTok and the Chinese app Douyin. It asks users to scan their faces and then transfers their pictures to movies. On the other hand, the feature could be … Read more

The Navy Now Has Banned Use of TikTok Over Security Concerns

The Navy Now Has Banned Use of TikTok Over Security Concerns

The Navy is not the one American military department shutting down on TikTok. The Army has banned the usage of TikTok on government-issued phones, with Army spokeswoman Lt. Col. Robin Ochoa telling Military.com that it is “thought-about a cyber threat.” The Army began warning soldiers in mid-December; roughly on the similar time the Defense Department was telling … Read more

US Navy Banned the Use of TikTok App

US Navy Banned the Use of TikTok App

Do not expect to post often on TikTok if you’re serving within the US Navy. The military branch has banned the use of the social video app on any government-issued mobile devices. ByteDance’s software is professedly a “cybersecurity threat,” according to a bulletin. The Navy’s Lieutenant Colonel Uriah Orland did not provide particular causes for … Read more