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Twitter Banned Sports Journalist's Account over Rio Images

Twitter Banned Sports Journalist's Account over Rio Images

The micro-blogging website Twitter permanently banned a sports journalist's account on the grounds that he tweeted three GIFs...

Aug 26 2016, 1:38am CDT

Pro Pokemon Go Player Gets Banned for Trying to Get 1 Million XP within 24 Hours

Pro Pokemon Go Player Gets Banned for Trying to Get 1 Million XP within 24 Hours

Niantic banned an ambitious trainer because he plays as good as a bot....

Aug 21 2016, 10:53am CDT

Pokemon Go Real-time Trackers Banned, Go Radar and Poke Radar Thrive

Pokemon Go Real-time Trackers Banned, Go Radar and Poke Radar Thrive

The unofficial Pokemon Go API is fixed, but the unofficial real-time Pokemon tracker apps are banned from iTunes and Google Pla...

Aug 9 2016, 11:03am CDT

Pokemon Go Banned First by Iran Over Security

Pokemon Go Banned First by Iran Over Security

Iran is the first country that has put an embargo on Pokemon Go calling it a security risk....

Aug 6 2016, 5:58am CDT

Indonesian Police, Army Personnel Banned from Playing Pokemon Go

Indonesian Police, Army Personnel Banned from Playing Pokemon Go

Indonesia on Wednesday banned its armed forces and police personnel from playing Pokemon Go -- the game that has become a glob...

Jul 20 2016, 4:31am CDT

Maria Sharapova Banned From Tennis for 2 Years

Maria Sharapova Banned From Tennis for 2 Years

Maria Sharapova, once one of the brightest lights in tennis, was provisionally banned from the sport in March after testing pos...

Jun 8 2016, 4:11pm CDT

E-Cigarettes Are Banned on U.S. Flights

E-Cigarettes Are Banned on U.S. Flights

Today the U.S. government issued a final rule on the use of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes on domestic and foreign airl...

Mar 2 2016, 3:48pm CST

Banned Peta Super Bowl Commercial Says Vegan Men Last Longer

Banned Peta Super Bowl Commercial Says Vegan Men Last Longer

Animal rights organization PETA tries to raise awareness to vegan life style with new racy Super Bowl commercial that will neve...

Jan 26 2016, 1:40am CST

CES Officially Bans Hoverboards from the Event

CES 2016: Hoverboards Officially Banned from CES Showfloor

CES representatives have confirmed according to their policy ‘wheeled transport devices’ are not allowed....

Dec 11 2015, 2:07am CST

Selfie sticks banned from Disney theme parks

Selfie sticks banned from Disney theme parks

Disneyland and Walt Disney World Officially Ban Selfie Sticks...

Jun 27 2015, 12:22pm CDT

Selfie Sticks banned once again

Selfie Sticks banned once again

After museums, the rods get banned on music festivals of Coachella and Lollapalooza...

Apr 1 2015, 2:34pm CDT

Selfie Stick banned at Major Museums in Paris

Selfie Stick banned at Major Museums in Paris

The extendable rods which are waved around are seen as a threat to the priceless collection of art works...

Mar 9 2015, 10:48am CDT

Florida Officials bans using terms “Climate Change” or “Global Warming”

Florida Officials banned terms “Climate Change” or “Global Warming”

Stubborn officials of Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are behaving like ostriches with their heads in the sand. Th...

Mar 9 2015, 7:39am CDT

All Watches banned by Universities because of Apple Watch

All Watches banned by Universities because of Apple Watch

The first Universities are enforcing policies against wearing any watches during exams because of the Apple Watch and other sma...

Feb 7 2015, 12:58am CST

Mendocino basketball players Banned for I Can't Breathe T-Shirts

Mendocino basketball players Banned for I Can't Breathe T-Shirts

The girls and boys basketball teams at Mendocino High School have been wearing ‘I can’t breathe’ T-shirts during practice sessi...

Dec 29 2014, 8:18am CST

LG Exec Could Be Banned From CES For Sabotaging a Washing Machine

LG Exec Could Be Banned From CES For Sabotaging a Washing Machine

Samsung filed a lawsuit for property damage and defamation against five LG execs back in September...

Dec 25 2014, 9:57am CST

Lance Armstrong to Face Humiliation Once Again

Lance Armstrong Banned

Is Armstrong going to be punished again for what he did in the past?...

Oct 25 2014, 4:02am CDT

Miley Cyrus banned from performing in Dominican Republic

Miley Cyrus banned from performing in Dominican Republic

“The twerking acts of Miley Cyrus are against moral values”, said the Dominican Republic government commission and it is the re...

Aug 22 2014, 9:58am CDT

Tia Mowry Be Banned From SoulCycle For Calling Her Rude says Charlize Theron

Tia Mowry Be Banned From SoulCycle For Calling Her Rude says Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is reportedly upset after Tia Mowry spoke out about an icy encounter she had with the star at a Los Angeles Sou...

Aug 10 2014, 6:07am CDT

Google Glass Banned from Alamo Drafthouse Movie Theater Chain

Google Glass Banned from Alamo Drafthouse Movie Theater Chain

The Alamo Drafthouse chain of movie theaters has become the latest business to ban the use of Google Glass, in an effort to com...

Jun 11 2014, 9:30am CDT

Ben Affleck Counts Cards in Las Vegas Banned from Casino

Ben Affleck Counts Cards in Las Vegas Banned from Casino

He cannot play blackjack there anymore...

May 4 2014, 7:22am CDT

Donald Sterling Banned for Life from NBA

Donald Sterling Banned for Life from NBA

Breaking News: NBA just announced that Donald Sterling is banned for life from NBA after racists comments....

Apr 29 2014, 2:11pm CDT

Mormon Women Banned from Joining Church Meeting

Mormon Women Banned

A group of Mormon women were banned from joining a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints meeting....

Apr 7 2014, 7:16am CDT

Sarah Burke Stickers Banned by the IOC

Sarah Burke Stickers Banned by the IOC

Sarah Burke was responsible for introducing the women’s halfpipe event in the Olympics. A freestyle skier, Sarah Burke unfortun...

Feb 11 2014, 3:49am CST

SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad with Scarlett Johansson got Banned

SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad with Scarlett Johansson got Banned

SodaStream made a big splash announcing Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Brand Ambassador. Now they make even bigger headli...

Jan 25 2014, 5:03am CST

Financial Companies Banned from Making Bitcoin Transactions in China

Financial Companies Banned from Making Bitcoin Transactions in China

The central bank of China has banned financial companies from making Bitcoin transactions. This action was taken after a boom i...

Dec 5 2013, 8:35am CST

Xbox One Early Delivery Banned Now, 500MB Initial Update and 17 second startup Revealed

Xbox One Early Delivery Banned Now, 500MB Initial Update and 17 second startup Revealed

Some Xbox One pre-orders arrive 2 weeks earlier reveals that console comes with a 500MB patch for starters. It also took up to...

Nov 9 2013, 6:36am CST

Google Glass to be Banned for UK Drivers

Google Glass to be Banned for UK Drivers

The wearable technology known as Google Glass has been banned for drivers in the UK. The Department for Transport has put the k...

Aug 1 2013, 7:34am CDT

Pamela Anderson TV Ad Banned in Britain

Pamela Anderson TV Ad Banned in Britain

Pamela Anderson still got it at 45. Watch the to sexy for Britain Pamela Anderson Ad below....

Jun 6 2013, 1:09am CDT

New Zealand Releases List of Banned Baby Names

New Zealand Releases List of Banned Baby Names

You can’t just name your newborn baby any which way you like. If you are living in New Zealand there is a list of banned baby n...

May 2 2013, 6:06am CDT

Banned SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad is Now Online

Banned SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad is Now Online

As reported CBS banned the SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad for some unknown reason. SodaStream has now uploaded the banned SodaSt...

Jan 30 2013, 2:14pm CST

SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad Banned

SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad Banned

CBS rejects the new SodaStream Super Bowl 2013 Ad, likely because it hit on Coke and Pepsi....

Jan 28 2013, 1:38pm CST

Banned Kate Upton dancing to Cat Daddy Video is now Approved by Youtube

Banned Kate Upton dancing to Cat Daddy Video is now Approved by Youtube

Youtube pulled a video of 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover model Kate Upton one day after its release because it was too...

May 4 2012, 1:47am CDT

iPad Banned From University Campuses

iPad Banned From University Campuses

The iPad is having a hard time in more places than just Israel. The Wall Street Journal reports that several of the largest uni...

Apr 17 2010, 4:41pm CDT

Banned kgb Super Bowl Ad Unveiled Online

Banned kgb Super Bowl Ad Unveiled Online

A banned Super Bowl commercial is great for online marketing. kgb has had one of their ad submissions banned by CBS. A GoDaddy...

Feb 2 2010, 9:03am CST

Banned GoDaddy Super Bowl 2010 Commercial Published Online

Banned GoDaddy Super Bowl 2010 Commercial Published Online

GoDaddy just announced that one of their Super Bowl commercials got banned. The thirty-second commercial is narrated by Go Dad...

Jan 28 2010, 2:10pm CST

Apple iPhone Ads Banned for Being Misleading

The UKs advertising monitors Advertising Standards Authority has banned Apple iPhone ads for promising more than the Internet c...

Aug 28 2008, 9:04am CDT

Prisoners Banned from Playing Violent Video Games

Prisoners Banned from Playing Violent Video Games

Personally I am not sure what is more surprising, that prisoners have Xbox 360’s and PS3’s to begin with or that the prisoners...

Jul 25 2008, 8:33am CDT

YouTube gets banned in Turkey

YouTube gets banned in Turkey

The popular video sharing site has been blocked in Turkey, after videos popped up of people insulting former country leader Mus...

Mar 8 2007, 4:09pm CST

Street Crossing with iPods Could be Banned in New York

Street Crossing with iPods Could be Banned in New York

Reuters reports that New York could soon ban iPod use and cell phone use while crossing a street. Reading the headline this mo...

Feb 8 2007, 7:01am CST