28 January 2013

Twitter's New App - Vine, Has a Porn Problem

Now, if you love to tweet, then probably you also love Twitter. Did you know that Twitter has a new app and it is called -Vine? But this new app has been abused and there's a lot of sexual content posted by the users.

Vine has becoming famous (of course, it is made by Twitter). Vine is a video sharing app (for now, available on Apple store, therefore, those who own Apple products can be used it) that let user to share and edit, oh wait, a 6 seconds video and can be loop over.


And now, Vine has been abused by the users. The users will post sexual content without the fear of being terminated as the Vine terms are concerned. You probably heard or read it on some technology news site.

Of course, you cant stop users from uploading it but instead Vine has a feature to flag video as inappropriate. What does it mean? Inappropriate simply means that the users will get warned before viewing the video.

Though Vine has its terms and policies: Vine Terms. Apple can still blocked sexual content apps however, it is really up to the users because it is really hard for the developers to trace and detect such kind of problem, the users then must report if content video/graphic is really lewd.

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