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Photo App 500px Gets the Boot for Showing Booty

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Photo-sharing app 500px, a favorite of the professional and “prosumer” photo-snapping crowd, has been removed from Apple’s App Store for nude photos that were in apparent violation of the company’s no-pornography policy. Apple said in a statement that it had received “customer complaints about possible child pornography” and that it...
Photo App 500px Gets the Boot for Showing Booty
500px photo apps pulled from iOS App Store, allegedly over nude photos

'Hollywood hacker' who targeted Scarlett Johansson given 10 years in jail

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Christopher Chaney, who hacked stars' online accounts, pleaded guilty to wiretapping and unauthorised access to a computerA federal judge on Monday sentenced a man who hacked into the personal online accounts of Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis and other women to 10 years in prison.US district judge S James Otero sentenced...
'Hollywood hacker' who targeted Scarlett Johansson given 10 years in jail

Shockingly Craigslist Account Soliciting Naked Photos For Revenge Porn Has Same IP As Site Owner And Fake Lawyer

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It's been a little while since we last wrote about the "revenge porn" website IsAnybodyDown which has gone from questionable (and possibly illegal) practice to questionable (and possibly illegal) practice. You may recall that the site first came to our attention when an "advertisement" on the site claimed to be...
Shockingly Craigslist Account Soliciting Naked Photos For Revenge Porn Has Same IP As Site Owner And Fake Lawyer

Student Sues School For Privacy Invasion After School Found Nude Photos On Her Phone

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You may recall the news story from last year about some teenaged girls in Pennsylvania who were being threatened with child porn charges, after taking "nude and semi-nude" photos of themselves on a mobile phone during a party, and sending them to others. The judge halted the potential lawsuit, noting...
Student Sues School For Privacy Invasion After School Found Nude Photos On Her Phone
Skout says it's safe for teenagers to use it again
Apple Pulls 500px's Mobile Apps From The App Store, Claiming It's Too Easy To Search For Nude Photos

"Human Error" Caused Vine's DildoPlay Editor's Pick

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This morning, new Vine users woke up to quite the treat. Twitter’s new video sharing app launched a NSFW, porn clip called “DildoPlay” to the top of the Editor’s Picks section of the app, a place where users can browse the latest and greatest vines. Vine only launched last week,...
"Human Error" Caused Vine's DildoPlay Editor's Pick
500px launches Chrome OS and browser app for PCs, Macs, and Chromebooks

BuzzFeed Founder Jonah Peretti: On The Social Web, EQ Matters More Than IQ

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In a world of Facebook and social sharing, having heart is more important than being smart, according to BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti. Today at Disrupt NY 2013, Peretti discussed the different types of activity that exists on social sites like on Facebook versus what they’re searching for in non-social situations....
BuzzFeed Founder Jonah Peretti: On The Social Web, EQ Matters More Than IQ
Marc Randazza Goes To War Against Revenge Porn Site Over Alleged 'Takedown Lawyer' Business Model
Apple pulls 500px photo-sharing app from App Store over nude images
Apple Pulls Photo-Sharing App That Supposedly Makes It Easy To Find Nude Photos (AAPL)

Teens' Nude Photos From Snapchat Lead to Investigation

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Students at one New Jersey high school could face child pornography charges if found in possession of nude photos of classmates Explicit images sent via Snapchat prompted a police investigation after two freshman girls shared pictures on the controversial app and later found them posted on Instagram. The Ridgewood High...
Teens' Nude Photos From Snapchat Lead to Investigation

Wisconsin Teen Gets 15 Years For Facebook Sex Extortion Scam

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A Wisconsin teenager was sentenced to 15 years in prison  Wednesday for an extortion scheme that had him tricking male classmates into sending them nude photos of themselves, then blackmailing them with exposure if they didn’t have sex with him. In 2008, defendant Anthony Stancl, who was 18 at...
Wisconsin Teen Gets 15 Years For Facebook Sex Extortion Scam

There's A Big Disconnect In The Way Apple Enforces Its Anti-Porn Policy (AAPL)

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After an outbreak of user-generated porn on Twitter's new video-sharing app Vine, there's been a big debate about how such content should be managed by Apple, which explicitly prohibits porn in apps for iPhone and iPad. But much of it misses the point. The story here isn't the porn on...
There's A Big Disconnect In The Way Apple Enforces Its Anti-Porn Policy (AAPL)

Facebook Blackmail Costs Teen Prison Time

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Facebook Blackmail Costs Teen Prison Time is a post from Chris PirilloNineteen-year-old Anthony Stancl of Wisconsin reportedly showed no emotion as his sentence was handed down on Wednesday. Stancl pleaded no contest in December to two felonies, including repeated sexual assault of a child. Pleading no contest means that he...
Facebook Blackmail Costs Teen Prison Time
Does social beat search, or does “peacocking” get in the way?

Mobile flirting app Skouts suspends teen community after rape cases surface

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Having learned of three separate rape cases in which adults used its app to target teens, Skout, a location-based app for flirting with nearby strangers, has shut down its under-18 community. “We recently became aware of some abuses of our service, and as a result, decided to suspend the...
Mobile flirting app Skouts suspends teen community after rape cases surface

Snapchat app raises $60m for self-destructing messaging

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Startup plans to add in-app purchases to product that makes users' photos and videos disappear shortly after being viewedSnapchat, a messaging app for smartphones that makes photos and videos disappear shortly after they're viewed, has raised $60m (£38.9m) in venture capital funding.Snapchat was valued at $800m by the funding round,...
Snapchat app raises $60m for self-destructing messaging

Celebrity hacker pleads guilty to Scarlett Johansson e-mail hack

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"Operation Hackerazzi" comes to a close as the hacker most known for sending private nude photos of Scarlett Johansson to gossip Web sites pleads guilty. [Read more]...
Celebrity hacker pleads guilty to Scarlett Johansson e-mail hack

Snapchat Has Shared 110M Self-Destructing Photos, Hires Devs To Build Android App

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Snapchat hopes to outgrow its bad rap as a sexting app, but first it’s outgrowing the Stanford dorm room where it started. Today it announced it has hired a community manager and two engineers, and has now been used to share 110 million photos that each disappear after a set...
Snapchat Has Shared 110M Self-Destructing Photos, Hires Devs To Build Android App
Florida takes major steps towards making revenge porn a felony

Skout 'Rethinking Its Business Entirely' After Underage Rapes Linked To Flirting App

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The makers of Skout spent three years building their app, which connects users to nearby strangers. Now that model could change completely, after several minors said they'd been raped after using Skout to meet up with strangers, the New York Times reports. “One case is too many," Skout founder Christian...
Skout 'Rethinking Its Business Entirely' After Underage Rapes Linked To Flirting App
Revenge Porn Proprietor Reportedly Posed as Woman on Craigslist to Collect Naked Pics

Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr For Copyright Infringement Over Nude Photos

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Perfect 10 via Wikimedia Perfect 10, the company behind a nudie magazine and website celebrating the standout examples of the unenhanced female form, has filed a lawsuit against Tumblr for copyright violations. In a complaint filed in the Southern District of New York on Friday, Perfect 10 alleges that Tumblr...
Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr For Copyright Infringement Over Nude Photos
Seven Apple stories we liked around the Web this week

Twitter's Video-Sharing App Vine Chose Hardcore Porn As An Editor's Pick (AAPL)

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Vine, Twitter's new video-sharing app, briefly showed a hardcore pornographic video as an "Editor's Pick" this morning. The video appeared at the top of many users' feeds, but was quickly removed. The video appeared with Vine's warning prompting people to tap the image to start playing. It's the same warning...
Twitter's Video-Sharing App Vine Chose Hardcore Porn As An Editor's Pick (AAPL)

500px is live again with 17+ age warning, 'Report Photo' function, and improved search term filters

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500px is back. The photo-sharing iPhone app is now live in the App Store—exactly one week after Apple pulled it over concerns of nude photos and child pornography. The app now has an age warning and suggests users be 17 or older to view content. It also includes new “Report Photo” function...
500px is live again with 17+ age warning, 'Report Photo' function, and improved search term filters
Photobucket's first major redesign focuses on 'telling stories' and backing up photos
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?