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Disney bans selfie sticks over safety issues

The happiest place on earth is no place for selfie sticks. Disney theme parks will ban the popular photo-taking tool, and Tumblr gives us nonstop-GIF TV.

People can't keep their hands, arms and selfie sticks inside the vehicle at all times.

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In this CNET Update report, learn why Disney theme parks are joining the list of venues banning selfie sticks. And in other tales of strange tech culture, you can now watch a continuous stream of animated GIFs on Hopefully you'll make it up to your brain by reading a book or something. Persuade your friends to do the same with a new sharing tool on Kindle.

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Disney bans selfie sticks over safety issues