Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Tumblr’s Porn Ban Reveals Who Controls What We See Online

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Tumblr’s Porn Ban Reveals Who Controls What We See Online

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Tumblr was never explicitly a space for porn, but, like most things on the internet, it is chock full of it anyway. Or at least it was. On Monday, to the shock of the millions of users who had used the microblogging site to consume and share porn GIFs, images, and videos, Tumblr banned the…

‘Ninjabot’ Reveals the Mantis Shrimp’s Wily Snail-Hunting Scheme

‘Ninjabot’ Reveals the Mantis Shrimp’s Wily Snail-Hunting Scheme

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The mantis shrimp is neither a mantis nor a shrimp, but it does wield perhaps the most stunning strike in the animal kingdom. Sitting below its face are two hammers, which the crustacean cocks back and launches at its prey with such speed that it shatters snail shells and tears crabs’ limbs right of their…