In the meantime, people can take their own extreme measures to combat detergent-eating, thanks to this security "robot" which is definitely not a joke at all.
Procter & Gamble, the parent company of laundry detergent brand Tide, have said they are "deeply concerned about conversations related to intentional and improper use of liquid laundry pacs". They're eating laundry detergent pods.
YouTube has confirmed it is removing videos showing the challenge.
2 more deaths in North Dakota attributed to flu
Still, the hospital opened a special "flu zone" on Monday where nurses can quickly treat patients with mild influenza symptoms. Though flu deaths are typically concentrated in the elderly population, that's less the case than usual this season.
And they've been brilliant, even going as far to request those who have been eating Tide Pods give them a call when they're feeling better.
The Tide pod videos constitute a violation of the Google-owned (GOOGL) video platform's longstanding policy, which prohibits potentially harmful or risky content. Facebook, the social media giant that also owns Instagram, is also taking action to combat the trend. "DOING LAUNDRY. Nothing else". "Eating a Tide POD is a BAD IDEA".
The viral videos are just one of a series of scandals facing YouTube and its content creators, such as Logan Paul, which has spurred Google into action through the restriction of advertising revenue.
Warnings were also sent out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission noting that "a meme should not become a family tragedy. They should only be used to clean clothes and kept up, closed and away from children", a Tide spokesperson said in an interview with BuzzFeed.
Now most of the calls involve 13- to 19-year-olds.
Two years later, College Humor's Don't Eat the Laundry Pods video showed a college student trying to eat a laundry pod, and dares to eat the pods began popping up on Reddit and Twitter, per USA TODAY.
Despite conceding her serve once in the first set, Kerber made the most of both break points she had to clinch the first set. The Canadian is coming off an injury-filled season that saw his ranking drop to No. 24 from a career-high of No. 3 in 2016.
Samsung has announced a special edition of its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone to celebrate its partnership with the Winter Olympics . The company said it will also give Galaxy Note 8s to all Paralympians at the Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang this year.
However, it also says the new model will be the pinnacle of Mustang performance, showcasing innovation, ingenuity, and passion. The vehicle was design based on the Ford Mustang 390 GT fastback model that McQueen's character drove in the movie.
It remains unclear why The Post is being banned as recent Spielberg movies have been shown in Lebanon but a leaked U.S. In 2006, it waged a month-long war against Hezbollah after the movement's fighters abducted two Israeli soldiers.
And "both analyses show that the five warmest years on record have all taken place since 2010", NASA said in a press release. This was the third highest among all years in the 1880-2017 record , behind the warmest 2016 and the second warmest 2015.
The device comes with a 13MP rear camera with an aperture of f/1.9 and the front camera is the exact same but lacks autofocus. One of the important things that we find lacking is the pressure-sensitive on-screen home button with tactical feedback.
Ige said that he had requested the ability to test the mobile alert system, but the effort had been "blocked nationwide". That's a good thing, given that the former manual process required a full 38 minutes for a correction to be released.
The United States has been carrying out its military campaign in Syria since 2014, leading a coalition of nations. Along with Afrin, Erdogan has also threatened Manbij, a town the Kurdish-led SDF seized from ISIS in 2016.
CVS started selling Narcan in 2016 and limited opioid prescriptions to seven days in September. Walmart says its pharmacy customers can request a free packet at any time.
WhatsApp for Business app is now live in select regions
WhatsApp will also verify these accounts by matching their phone number with the registered business contact number. For everyone else, WhatsApp noted in a blog post that the app will roll out around the world "in the coming weeks".
Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple Bounce Back After the Plunge
Mr Wilson described the collapse as a "tipping point" for Bitcoin , adding that it could see a move down to the $8,000 level. The meteoric increase in prize drew countless first-time investors, all hoping to cash in on the cryptocurrency craze.
Trump tax bill now law
Corporations making record profits do not need a tax cut that will be paid for by saddling average Americans with future debt. According to non-partisan analysts, Trump's new tax reform promises lower tax bills for the majority of taxpayers.
World Economic Forum warns
Any breathing space this offers to leaders in the new year should not be squandered, it said. The U.K.'s trade barriers may also increase as it leaves the European Union, it noted.