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LinkedIn backflips after blocking ads featuring attractive engineers

JOB networking site LinkedIn has been caught in an embarrassing backflip, forced to re-post ads it pulled after the women featured in them were deemed too attractive to be real-life engineers. Developer network TopTal posted a series of advertisements on the site with a mixture of male and female staff, with the aim of attracting new clients and employees. However they recently logged on to find their ads inexplicably disabled, according to TopTal CEO Taso Du Val, who blogged about the incident. Read More at News.com.au.

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