6 Jun 2015

Tech: Google Photos

From This Way Up, 12:15 pm on 6 June 2015
Tech commentator Peter Griffin.

Tech commentator Peter Griffin. Photo: Supplied

Google Photos is a newly launched photo storage, search and management tool to rival the likes of Flickr and Apple's iPhoto.

It's free, easy to use, and boasts sophisticated photo recognition software to search and sort you photos by subject matter.

But could there be a catch? In particular, how much of your privacy are you giving up when you use this new photo storage and back up service?

This Way Up's technology correspondent Peter Griffin reviews Google Photos.