Thu 7th May 2009, 2:51pm
Some of you may have encountered the "go jump in the lake" message when attempting to add inline images to your posts. This problem stems from an incident last year, where we discovered that homemade images could be used as a sort of spyware, so we restricted the hosting sites for images to the following list:
edit: added Tinypic 2009/11/25 Selina
Sat 1st January 2011, 5:12pm
Note: you can easily upload your own images to ImageShack
, which will then provide you with a URL which you can post to the Review.
Sat 2nd April 2011, 4:40am
A vigilant reader informs me:
Just FYI, it appears that Photobucket bought TinyPic, and started "disappearing" it. http://stuff.techwhack.com/9738-tinypic
If you do anything on TinyPic, it now acts as a Photobucket request.
The tinypic.com domain only works for the top page, all else is served