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[Cnet] Instagram says it now has the right to sell your photos

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Instagram said today that it has the perpetual right to sell users' photographs without payment or notification, a dramatic policy shift that quickly sparked a public outcry.
The new intellectual property policy, which takes effect on January 16, comes three months after Facebook completed its acquisition of the popular photo-sharing site. Unless Instagram users delete their accounts before the January deadline, they cannot opt out.

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Remember, if it's free, then YOU are the product.
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Remember, if it's free, then YOU are the product.

Yup. People don't seem to get this.
    
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Remember, if it's free, then YOU are the product.

Absolutely.

I just laugh when people complain about how "their" data is being handled by the likes of Facebook.

"You signed up with the worlds largest and most aggressive data mining company, and don't like their rules?!"

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