Tag: Snapchat

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Snapchat Removes Cosmo Porn Site After Parent Firestorm

Snapchat removed Cosmopolitan’s new porn site known as Cosmo After Dark less than a week after it was launched following an uproar by parents over the easy access of its pornographic content to children.

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Snapchat ‘Cosmo After Dark’ Is Easy Access Porn for Young People

“Remember, there are almost no parental controls in Snapchat,” writes Chris McKenna at Protect Young Eyes – a site devoted to “defending kids from online danger. “There never have been. The Discover section has been a content mess from the beginning, which we’ve told parents about often. Have we forgotten how Snapchat started? As a social platform created by two college students who wanted to sext.”

Facebook says a new London headquarters will take its British workforce to 1,500 staff, adding that Britain "remains one of the best places to be a tech company"

Reuters: Facebook Signs BuzzFeed, Vox, Others for Original Video Shows

(Reuters) — Facebook Inc (FB.O) has signed deals with millennial-focused news and entertainment creators Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and others to make shows for its upcoming video service, which will feature long and short-form content with ad breaks, according to several sources familiar with the situation.