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Instagram follows Tumblr, Pinterest; bans self-harm posts

Like Tumblr and Pinterest before it, the popular online photo-sharing service is banning content that encourages eating disorders, self-mutilation, or suicide.

By April 21, 2012

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Spacewalkers complete Hubble repairs

Self-described "Hubble hugger" John Grunsfeld, one of NASA's most experienced spacewalkers, dings an antenna on the space telescope, but engineers say no harm done.

By May 18, 2009

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Twitter to delete images of deceased family members on request

Policy revamp comes a week after Robin Williams' daughter abandoned Twitter after gruesome images of her late father were sent to her on the social network.

By August 19, 2014

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An app with a noble cause: No more baby pics on Facebook

Preggie iOS app seeks to get pregnant women together, so they don't have to use Facebook for their mutual communication.

By June 4, 2014

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To mock Yelp, restaurant asks customers for awful reviews

A Richmond, Calif., restaurant is so fed up with what it calls Yelp's "blackmailing" tactics, that it wants to become the very worst on the site.

By September 18, 2014

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Tumblr tackles pro-anorexia and suicide blogs

"We are deeply committed to supporting and defending our users' freedom of speech, but we do draw some limits," says the microblogging site.

By February 23, 2012

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Security reporter hit by 'swatting' attack

A well-respected computer security reporter says he was the target of a con that sent an armed SWAT team to his front door.

By March 15, 2013

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Sky porn filter updated after wrongly blocking filesharing news site

Sky broadband customers can once again access torrentfreak.com after it was caught in Sky's 'porn filter.'

By January 8, 2014

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Robo-cars face a new threat: Lawyers

Robot enthusiasts debate ways to protect self-driving cars and other autonomous machines from the looming existential threat of class action lawsuits.

By April 9, 2013

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Yahoo Labs and Carnegie Mellon forge $10 million partnership

The tech giant and the university will focus on mobile and personalization products, giving researchers access to data from Yahoo users who opt in.

By February 12, 2014