- Sending your searches to Facebook.
- Sending your watched videos and usage time to Appsflyer partners.
- Fingerprints the hardware of the person watching the shared video on both web browser and mobile app using canvas leak and audio API.
- Embeds sharer ID into shared video URLs, hides it via URL shortening.
- And more!
Since they do not ask for consent they're in violation of multiple EU privacy laws.
@ivesen they'll probably resolve it with a "We're tracking you to let you use this website. [Ok, got it!]" button.
Which won't mean a thing since the GDPR requires more granular and explicit permissions but so far nobody's getting dragged to court over this as far as I know.
@polychrome my company has actually blacklisted this app, so it cannot be installed on employees phones.
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