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Instagram taking steps to ensure users are over 13 years old

The app will now ask users to provide their birth dates to confirm their age.

On by Mikael Thalen

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Instagram is hiring a meme liaison after the big meme page purge (updated)

The company is trying to smooth things over with memers.

On by Katie Balevic

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Instagram just purged all your favorite meme pages (updated)

The company deleted at least 30 pages, surpassing a combined 33 million followers, for violating its terms.

On by Mikael Thalen

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Here’s why you’re getting all those terms of service update emails

Companies have until May 25 to make changes.

On by Phillip Tracy

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Privacy lawyer rewrites Instagram’s terms so anyone can understand them

Stop wondering what Instagram’s TOS really says.

On by Christina Bonnington

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Artist turns Apple’s terms of service into awesome graphic novel

Now you’ll read the terms you agree to.

On by Selena Larson

What is Spotify

Spotify didn’t mean to creep you out; it’s not like that

Opt in. All in.

On by Taylor Hatmaker

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A creepy karaoke app sends your terrible singing straight to YouTube

On StarMaker, users’ videos are automatically uploaded to YouTube for the whole world to see.

On by Luke Winkie

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Kickstarter issues new rules for failed projects

But risks for backers remain.

On by Miles Klee

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Facebook added key section to ToS 4 months after controversial experiment

Tagging Pinocchio.

On by Tim Sampson

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PayPal doesn’t want you to share your mobile devices

But it’s not an all-out ban. 

On by Elizabeth Robinson

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Google’s updated terms make clear that it scans your emails

Amid an ongoing legal case, Google makes its controversial email scanning practice explicit to users.

On by Tim Sampson

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3 things you should know about Airbnb’s new terms of service

Make sure you’re covered before you rent out that extra room. 

On by Joanie Ferguson

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The inevitable fall of the Reddit moderator

Reddit’s new Terms of Service agreement canonizes the site’s moderators between a rock and a hard place. 

On by L. Rhodes

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Instagram files to dismiss Terms of Service lawsuit

Instagram’s lawyers have filed to dismissed a user’s lawsuit over the company’s controversial terms of service changes, arguing that the user has the facts all wrong.

On by Kris Holt

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