updating an old mirror - Safe sex chatt
In a 2013 study, about 27% of all smartphone users said they receive sexts on a regular basis, and 12% admitted to sending nudes (though the people polled may have been being coy). But it's also totally normal to want to maintain control of the way your nudes are seen and distributed.
That number may even be higher now, as the study came out just as Snapchat, then an ephemeral multimedia messaging platform built around disappearing photos and video, was taking off. If you want to send a nude (and have a willing participant), then send a nude. The only way to truly control your nude distribution is to do it yourself. If you decide to send nudes, you assume the risk of those nudes ending up in a public forum, and should prepare yourself for the worst case scenario — but you can significantly lower that risk by following this guide to best practices for ~sensual~ electronic communication.
In Facebook Messenger, you can enable encryption by using a feature called “Secret Conversation.” You can get to it by tapping the ( ) to start a new chat Don’t be tempted by the full-frontal mirror selfie. This information can’t be removed on the i Phone itself without a third-party app like Photo Investigator (free) or Metadata Cut (free), but it can be removed on your Mac.
Open the image in the Preview app If you use Flickr, Google Photos, or i Cloud Photo Library, prevent those services from auto-syncing your photo library before taking your nudes. Additionally, if you use Whats App and have opted to backup chats to i Cloud or Google Drive, sent images will remain in the cloud, even after you’ve deleted the individual message from your phone.
When a screenshot is detected, it blurs the name of the sender (which isn’t *super* helpful, but provides at least one line of defense).