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Ello Assures It Won’t Sell Ads (But That Doesn’t Mean It Won’t Make Money)

Buzzy social network Ello—which prides itself on the fact that it doesn't sell ads or user data—reiterated its dedication to the cause on Thursday.

Ello Can’t Keep Up With the 45,000 Hourly Requests to Join

Say hello to Ello, the sleek anti-tracking social network that's making headlines. The company claims that it's now receiving 45,000 requests to join per hour—far more than its beta platform can handle.

Loads of Companies Are Violating Children’s Privacy

Children’s privacy is so sensitive that all it took for kids game Mobbles to pre-emptively pull its app last December was a complaint filed with the Federal Trade Commission by a privacy group.