Tumblr's initial embrace of pornography helped it grow users, but it has since been phased out following Yahoo acquisition (Lux Alptraum/The Verge)

Lux Alptraum / The Verge:
Tumblr's initial embrace of pornography helped it grow users, but it has since been phased out following Yahoo acquisition  —  When censoring sex becomes preferable to acknowledging its existence  —  About a decade ago, I met up with Tumblr founder David Karp at a SoHo coffee shop.



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