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The Facebook Messenger app for iOS now can make voice calls, iPhone users can purchase Amazon MP3s from their device, and the fake-girlfriend story involving a football star has drawn attention to the "Catfishing" phenomenon.

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Stories from today's tech news roundup:

- Facebook updated its Messenger app for the iPhone and iPod Touch, allowing people in the U.S. to make voice calls through a Wi-Fi or data connection .

- iPhone users can finally buy music from Amazon from their device. Amazon launched its mp3 store for iPhone and iPod Touch users , but the catch is that purchases must be made through the Web browser, at amazon.com/mp3. And the songs can be played on the Amazon Cloud Player app.

- The cloud storage service MediaFire is now available for Android and offers 50GB of free space. But it doesn't have all the features of Dropbox.

- Yelp is adding health code ratings to restaurants, starting with San Francisco and New York.

- Everyone is talking about the online dating phenomenon of "catfishing" with the controversy surrounding the fake girlfriend of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o . The football star says he was caught up in hoax in which someone made up a fake account on social media and pretended to be a girl named Lennay Kekua, and lured him into a romantic relationship that he thought was real.

It's a story that has many talking about catfishing, which is the act of creating a fake social media profile and leading someone on romantically. If you have thoughts on the phenomenon, or know someone who has fallen for a fake account, email update@cnet.com. You can also send a short video reply via Tout. Some comments may be featured on our next Update.

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