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Seemingly innocuous at the time, Abdullahi’s statement now feels ominous after details of the bill became public this week.A new bill from Nigeria’s tech regulator is alarming startup founders|Alexander Onukwue|August 18, 2021|Quartz
A tool designed for an innocuous purpose can be easily used for the same function but with a far different application in mind.This drone can detect human screams. What could go wrong?|Rob Verger|June 23, 2021|Popular-Science
It’s the nature of my medium versus his that it sounds more innocuous.Two weeks later, Tucker Carlson’s attack on Fauci has quietly collapsed|Philip Bump|June 16, 2021|Washington Post
They regularly take down innocuous posts while giving hate speech and misinformation a pass.Inside the fight to reclaim AI from Big Tech’s control|Karen Hao|June 14, 2021|MIT Technology Review
They cover city councils and schools under innocuous-sounding banners such as “Illinois Valley Times” and the “Lansing Sun.”
Some have innocuous-seeming URLs like cardpool.com or giftcardgranny.com, which cloak the sinister operations.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The contrarians of the world went full Oliver Stone on the innocuous tune, branding it “problematic” and “anti-feminist.”‘All About That Bass’ Singer Meghan Trainor On Haters and Her Polarizing (and Unlikely) No. 1 Hit|Marlow Stern|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The film, however, makes Asher a pilot and Fiona a caretaker to the newborns—seemingly innocuous decisions that become meaningful.Why 'The Giver' Movie Will Disappoint the Book's Fans|Kevin Fallon|August 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One faction contends violent games invite real-world brutality, and the other faction defends violent games as innocuous.Playing Violent Video Games Makes You a Better Person, Study Says|Kevin Zawacki|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It feels like an innocuous moment, it should be an innocuous moment, but such moments are like serrated precipices.
I wonder if you would have eschewed the harmless, necessary tub and danced upon the broken bones of the innocuous toothbrush.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
They transgressed only to the innocuous extent of smuggling moneyed stowaways and contraband goods.Eastern Nights - and Flights|Alan Bott
Having no means the Commission could do absolutely nothing, and hence may be said to be in a state of "innocuous desuetude."
Dr. Grassi mentions an innocuous and yet conclusive experiment that every one can try.
They could hardly both have been wandering there for the innocuous purpose you attribute to Miss Turner.Mrs. Vanderstein's jewels|Mrs. Charles Bryce