FAQ


What is Two Degrees?

Two Degrees shows you friends you have in common with random people nearby.

How does it work?

The Two Degrees algorithm identifies people in close proximity with whom you share mutual friends.

Why do I have to sync my address book?

Two Degrees scans your address book to see which contacts you share in common with others, and are in your proximity. Your results depend on sharing your information privately with us. Phone numbers and email addresses from your address book will not appear in the app and we will not contact or share this information with anyone.

Why do I have to sync my Facebook account?

Two Degrees scans your Facebook friends to see which friends you share in common with others, and are in your proximity. Your results depend on sharing your information privately with us. Phone numbers and email addresses from your address book will not appear in the app and we will not contact or share this information with anyone.

Do I have to sync both my address book and Facebook?

Two Degrees will only work if you share one or the other – or both. Two Degrees needs to know who you know in order to show you your twodegree friends.

Does Two Degrees contact people in my address book or share my private information with anyone?

We will not share your private information with other users or use it to contact your friends without your permission. We are not in the business of selling your private address book information to other companies.

Does Two Degrees contact my Facebook friends or post anything on their walls?

We will not share your private information with other users or use it to contact your friends without your permission. We are not in the business of selling your private Facebook information to other companies.

Why does Two Degrees track my location?

Two Degrees needs your continuous location in order to show you people close to you with whom you have friends in common

How do I turn off location tracking?

In your phone settings, go to "Location Services"under "Privacy" and select Two Degrees. Here you can control your location access.

What about battery life?

Very minimal impact. The app is optimized to have nearly no impact or drain on battery life. Altough the app is running in the background, it has minimal impact on battery.