The social microblogging platform once again allowed to place a mobile application in the AppStore, reported TechCrunch. The resource was blocked in the official app store for Apple gadgets for almost a month because of the publication of child pornography. Now the platform is back, but received an age marked as “17+”.
Mobile app of the Tumblr microblogging service was removed from the store of applications for devices running operating system iOS on November 17.
The reason was the presence in the content of the service child pornography. Despite the fact that illegal content was immediately removed, the service has not been able to restore its presence at the site of the Apple store.
Ultimately, the administration’s Tumblr and not only removed all controversial materials, and completely forbidden to post on the resource page of any adult content, regardless of the age of the author of the posts and notes on the material.
The updated rules will take effect from 17 November, all violating the ban will be immediately blocked. While the administration identifies prohibited materials in test mode with artificial intelligence that sometimes leads to misunderstandings.
In the AppStore evaluated the changes and mobile app back on the store pages. However, Tumblr has received the mark of the age “17+”, which makes it unavailable to minor users of the iPhone.
In addition, experts Express doubt that the Tumblr will be updated all the interesting users, like it used to platform just attracted by the opportunity to share their content without restrictions.
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