I also checked the website which is important as all shared videos (via messenger or social media) are viewed there. The short URL e.g. vm[dot]tiktok[dot]com/9uTpDV will be resolved to a URL which contains the installation ID. Tiktok will be able to check who shared which video.
This are the PRIVACY problems with Tiktok. Last week Netzpolitik published detailed information about CENSORSHIP problems. Read this 3 articles starting here https://netzpolitik.org/2019/discrimination-tiktok-curbed-reach-for-people-with-disabilities/
So is it a good idea by Tagesschau to foster this system with videos paid by german households?
Und hier der Artikel für die Süddeutsche Zeitung in deutsch und untechnisch:
Thanks for all the positive comments. I transferred the thread to a blog post for more convenient reading.
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@rufposten I teach young students and TikTok is all the rage right now ... I have done work with my students (age:11) around privacy and data exploitation but your work here is an eye-opener beyond even that ... Thanks for sharing ... I need to continue my conversations with kids and parents ... Is there a single place where you have compiled your analysis? Or is it just in this thread?
@rufposten ah yes, the best way to protect vulnerable people is to hide them from society, and not like, geez, idunno, speaking out in their support and making sure their needs are met
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