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How we fled #Instagram for #Flickr

The Facebook-owned photo-sharing service's impending changes to its terms and conditions, including use in ads without permission or compensation, sparked an exodus for some San Francisco Bay Area users to Yahoo!'s once-popular service. Click here:


  1. Tuesday's reactions across social media had their roots in moves over the last two weeks involving Instagram and Twitter:
  2. December 5:
  3. December 10:
  4. December 12:
  5. Word came Monday of Instagram's new terms and conditions, set to go into effect in mid-January:
  6. "To help us deliver interesting paid or sponsored content or promotions, you agree that a business or other entity may pay us to display your user name, likeness, photos (along with any associated metadata), and/or actions you take, in connection with paid or sponsored content or promotions, without any compensation to you," Instagram says in the terms of service.

  7. Update: Instagram comments!