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do away with oneself or itself

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BigString Corp's new service enables users to send instant messages (IMs) that self-destruct after being sent, preventing them from being stored or archived to a server.
April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BigString Corporation (BULLETIN BOARD: BSGC) today unveiled a new self-destructing instant messaging technology that enables users to send instant messages (IMs) that self-destruct after being sent.
Though nicely acted and engaging in the most undemanding of ways, the movie finally self-destructs with an intended triumphal climax that plays more like farce, undercutting whatever small dramatic momentum it has managed to build up until then.
The sphere acts as if it were made of a stretchy though delicate material that readily passes through itself but self-destructs if punctured or sharply pinched.
In addition to enabling users to send IMs from one service to another, the patent-pending IM technology leaves no trail or copy of the IM on any server once the message self-destructs.
As sad as it is to watch someone endowed with beauty, talent and intelligence go down in flames, there is also something darkly reassuring in the drama of a golden being who willfully self-destructs.
Developed under the auspices of the GPS JPO, this device self-destructs if tampered with, which provides the necessary security for the P(4) code-decoding algorithm it contains.
What's more, Soft6 only affects Windows NT systems and after a certain period of time it self-destructs and stops working.