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New Tool Promises Private Photo-sharing--Even Using Facebook and Flickr

April 5, 2013

image of an encrypted photo A University of Southern California team of researchers have developed a tool that allows Facebook and Flickr users to share photos while completely controlling who has access to them. Full Story

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