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Monday, July 28, 2008

No More Stabbing in "Superpoke"

The Guardian reports that stabbing is no longer an option in the "Superpoke" application within Facebook. Users and anti-violence advocates had complained about the new option, and an uncle of "Harry Potter" actor Rob Knox, who died of a knife wound earlier this year, had told the Guardian that the application was now "inciting" such violence. Read more here.

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