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Instagram deters deletion with reversible “archive” option

 When Instagrammers don’t get enough likes or think their posts look boring, they sometimes impetously delete them. But they can later regret this common emergent behavior which also deprives Instagram of monetizable content and your history in images that could keep you locked into the service. 24 more words

Uber Will Make It Easier Than Ever to Delete Your Personal Information From Its App

(Source: www.macrumors.com)

Prior to the update, users could delete the app from their phone, but any data Uber had obtained from its users would remain on its servers unless customers personally emailed or called the company’s support team. 588 more words


UN denounced for scraping anti-Israel report

Palestinian officials have condemned the United Nations for scrapping a report which criticized Israel’s acts against Palestinians. The PLO official also called on the UN to undertake serious and concrete measures to hold Israel accountable for its persistent violations of international law and human rights. 69 more words


Sever Wipe

As your fingers shake,

Hovering over delete,

You won’t erase me


Oracle - table - Delete - Duplicate rows

With the following oracle query, duplicate rows in the Oracle table can be deleted:

delete from table_name

where rowid in
(select rowid from
rowid, 18 more words


Ransomware Developer Gives Out Free Decryption Key to Business Helping Children 

Not all ransomware distributors have an unscrupulous intent, it seems.

Earlier this month, a small business owner with the alias “SwervinErvin” was granted a free decryption key to a ransomware infection his company’s computers were affected by. 514 more words

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Dropbox drops the box again – why data retention policies matter

So Dropbox has admitted that a bug lead to deleted data mysteriously re-appearing in users’ folders. Zombie file apocalypse? Hardly. Surely it’s just a storm in a digital teacup? 542 more words