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No, a TikTok palm reading filter can’t tell you if you’re sick

All of this just leads to videos about serious subjects, like someone’s health, based on arbitrary evidence, like a TikTok filter.

On Mar 8, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

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Everyone’s talking about TikTok’s ‘bold glamour’ filter

TikTokers say using the filter and comparing its results to their own face made them feel bad about the way they looked. 

On Mar 1, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

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How was a ‘guess my weight’ TikTok filter a good idea?

The filter, no matter how it’s used, will always have adverse effects.

On Dec 21, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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The problem with TikTok’s ‘ginger hair and freckles’ filter

Problematic filters still slip through the cracks.

On Dec 7, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

man calls out use of filter saying TikTok now has rights to the original TikTok

‘It is likely they own the rights to those images now’: Hacker warns against uploading nudes to TikTok AI filters in PSA

'When using something is free, you’re usually the product.'

On Nov 27, 2022 by Jack Alban

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Woman says she thought she was alone—but then a face appears in the TikTok filter she’s using

'Some genz ghost just tryna vibe on tiktok.'

On Apr 21, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

TikToker @shutupsophie explaining how she caught her boyfriend cheating, @shutupsophie and her boyfriend with magic 8 ball filter

‘His facial expression gave it away’: Filter allegedly correctly predicted TikToker’s boyfriend was cheating on her

'You can see it in his eyes.'

On Mar 27, 2021 by Eilish O'Sullivan

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Everyone is turning into anime characters with this viral face filter

Now you too can be an anime character.

On Sep 24, 2020 by Brianna Holt

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Instagram cracks down on controversial coronavirus filters

Searches for filters related to the pandemic will no longer yield results.

On Mar 16, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Robin Williams’ daughter tries viral Disney filter–and gets matched with her dad’s character

Zelda Williams is shook.

On Dec 31, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

Your Highness Qiaobiluo seen in two screenshots after the filter from her face was removed.

Glitch exposes real age of influencer who used filter to look younger

Now she's known as 'Granny.'

On Jul 31, 2019 by Samira Sadeque


The FaceApp challenge shows you how gracefully you’ll age

The app returns to prominence after several major missteps.

On Jul 16, 2019 by Mikael Thalen


Cat filter turns Pakistani politicians’ press conference into frisky business

The incident was caused by 'human error.'

On Jun 17, 2019 by Dominic-Madori Davis

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People are walking into plastic surgeons’ offices asking to look like their filtered selfies

‘It’s just not possible,’ said one physician.

On Jan 24, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

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Get ready, because Snapchat dog lenses are here

It's a Christmas miracle!

On Dec 24, 2018 by Ellen Ioanes