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Social media app Yik Yak shuts down after four years

Yik Yak at university (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Yik Yak, a mobile app where university students could post anonymous messages to other users nearby, has closed down following an announcement last Friday.

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Freedom of speech concerns as university blocks Yik Yak

Yik Yak at university (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Lincoln SU have successfully campaigned for a ban on the app in Lincoln, now they want it banned nationwide with the backing of the NUS – but they’re refusing to talk about abuse tutors & students suffer.

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