Instagram terms of service update

Cross posted at alpenglowdev.com.  Last night I went to upload a few photos from my phone of the holiday lights to Instagram.  I noticed there was a link about a new privacy policy and new terms of use.  They go into effect on January 16,…

Holiday Book List

Here are a list of book that I have found helpful for starting a small business.  They would be the perfect gift for the Businessperson in your life, particularly one who is looking outside the box.   Amazon.com Widgets Full disclosure: The links are…

This week in legal news

Here are some highlights from the week: Washington’s legalization of marijuana went into effect, but the federal government might be challenging it.  And the UN is encouraging the challenge. Washington started giving out marriage licenses on Thursday to same sex couples! And the first…

Facebook update

Facebook announced today that they have listened to the feedback, made some additional changes to the data use policy, posted some edits, and have opened up voting.  Here is what they have to say about voting. We encourage you to participate in the vote…

pinterest, what’s it all about?

You may have heard about pinterest.  A collective group bulletin board where people can share arts and crafts, food ideas, travel photos and travel dreams.  I have a board and with the facebook announcement, I decided to revisit the terms and services.  What’s nice…

much ado about facebook

Facebook sent this email last week alerting its users that it was changing its terms of service, which they call the Statement of Rights and Responsibilities (SRR), and its Data Use Policy.  Users had until November 28th to submit comments on the proposal to the facebook…