220°
Submitted by -Mezzo- 490d ago | article

No, Instagram can't sell your photos: what the new terms of service really mean

The Verge - That sentence was added to Instagram's terms of service yesterday, sparking widespread outrage — the most panicked analysis claims Instagram just gave itself permission to sell everyone's photos at will. Even the least icky hypothetical scenarios being tossed around are completely icky: your parents leave a comment on a photo of your kid, and five minutes later, they're looking at an ad for a new life insurance policy featuring that same intimate photo of their grandchild. Is this really the future of Instagram? (Instagram, Web)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Facebook "Excited About the Intersection of Hollywood and Virtual Reality"

4h ago - VRFocus - Facebook, the social networking giant that is set to purchase virtual reality (VR) spec... | Gadgets
30°

WhatsApp in numbers: 500 million users, 700 million photos, 100 million videos

4h ago - The numbers released by WhatsApp on Wednesday shows that the instant messaging app continues to f... | Software
30°

AMD Catalyst 14.4 Release Candidate Adds Support for Radeon R9 295X2

12h ago - Maximum PC: AMD this week made available to download its Catalyst 14.4 driver in Release Candidat... | Software
20°

Risk of asteroid hitting Earth higher than thought, study shows

12h ago - Reuters: The chance of a city-killing asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previo... | Culture
Ad

Enter to Win a PS4 and More!

Now - We are buying one lucky N4Ger a PS4 just for commenting on any N4G story! | Promoted post
20°

Here’s What Android Looked Like Before the iPhone

12h ago - One of the more interesting documents that came to light during the Apple-Samsung document last w... | Software