January 10, 2017

"A new extension for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will...unveil the hidden tags Facebook doesn’t usually let you see with a simple hover of your cursor."

digital trends: Called “Show Facebook Computer Vision Tags Extension,” the official name of the extension is quite the mouthful, but it appears that’s the most difficult component of the extension. by Gannon Burgett

'Once installed from the Google Chrome Web Store or the Mozilla Firefox Add-ons website, the extension immediately gets to work. When browsing through images, it will automatically show an overlay on the image with the tags it was automatically given.

'According to its creator, Adam Geitgey, the extension was made to inform users of exactly how much information companies are able to pull from your photographs.'

github: "Show Facebook Computer Vision Tags Extension" here

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