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Instagram scraps changes after outcry

The Facebook-owned photo-sharing site is bowing to overwhelming consumer pressure and scrapping planned changes to user terms.

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Instagram: changes scrapped

Instagram photo service is scrapping proposed changes to its service terms after an outpouring of complaints that the company would use the policies to sell users’ images and information without consent.

“The concerns we heard about from you the most focused on advertising, and what our changes might mean for you and your photos,” Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom wrote in a blog.

Instagram unveiled new terms on December 17th that it said...

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