Privacy is one of the most pressing issues in today’s insanely public world. With Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and all sorts of other platforms where anyone can share anything, it is rather understandable that some people go to great lengths to protect their privacy.
Then there’s citizen journalism. So many things can be said about this trend, both good and bad, but one thing is for sure: there is a place for privacy in this area as well.
That is the reason YouTube has released a new face blurring tool: to help people deal better with privacy. Now if you’re trying to use YouTube to get your 15 minutes of fame, move on and forget this post.