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1. (WO2018200043) LOCATION PRIVACY MANAGEMENT ON MAP-BASED SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/200043    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/000113
Publication Date: Fri Nov 02 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Apr 28 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: G06F 17/00
Applicants: SNAP INC.
JOHNSON, Jeffrey, Arthur
GRIPPI, Daniel, Vincent
MISRA, Gaurav
GALE, Maxwell
GARCIA, Timothy, Jordan
Inventors: GARCIA, Timothy, Jordan
AMITAY, Daniel
SPIEGEL, Evan
LIN, Andrew
LIN, Walton
BRODY, Jonathan
GORKIN, Leonid
Title: LOCATION PRIVACY MANAGEMENT ON MAP-BASED SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS
Abstract:
A map-based graphical user interface for a social media application displays to special social media activity information based on submission of geo-tagged social media items to the platform. For users and or submitted items that need predefined location fuzzing criteria, such activity is represented in the graphical user interface at an intentionally inaccurate position.