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Augmented-reality startup nabs $542M from Google, others

As the battle for virtual reality heats up, Google -- along with other well-known firms -- makes a big bet on a little-known wearable headset maker called Magic Leap.

By 22 October 2014

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Drone captures stunning footage of killer whales

For the first time, researchers have used a video camera mounted on a hexacopter to monitor the behaviour of killer whales in the wild.

By 21 October 2014

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Facebook sues lawyers of man who claimed to own the social network

The world's largest social network claims DLA Piper and other law firms knew Paul Ceglia was lying about his ownership stake in Facebook -- but went forward with the case anyway.

By 21 October 2014

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PreTweet saves you from looking like an idiot on social media

No more "amazeballs"! Avoid looking like a twit on Twitter by using the PreTweet service to scrub out overused words everybody is tired of seeing on social media.

By 23 October 2014

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College students more prone to thoughtless social posts than high schoolers, study says

A new survey -- conducted for a firm that recently brought its private social-networking app to the US -- also shows that teens are tired of the lack of reality on sites like Facebook.

By 25 October 2014

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The 404 Show 1,567: Teens deal with social FOMO, online dating data, how to poo at work (podcast)

It's a super clean show today! We'll talk about the real life social implications of "FOMO," interesting data from online data studies and how the most successful people poop at work. Oh, and there were some Apple products announced yesterday, too.

By 18 October 2014

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The 404 Show 1,567: Teens deal with social FOMO, online dating data, how to poop at work (podcast)

It's a super clean show today! We'll talk about the real life social implications of "FOMO," interesting data from online data studies and how the most successful people poop at work. Oh, and there were some Apple products announced yesterday, too.

By 18 October 2014

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HTC launches Zoe video-editing app, hopes to catch social fever

Zoe, which will be available on Android and iOS, represents the first app out of HTC's newly formed Creative Labs, tasked with building apps and devices that go beyond its smartphones.

By 9 October 2014

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Sitcom 'Selfie' pokes fun at our social-media addictions

Commentary: When a TV sitcom points out the downfalls of overtweeting, dwindling attention spans and the habit of talking in hashtags, should we laugh or learn from it?

By 3 October 2014

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10 things to know about Ello, the ad-free social network

As you settle into the social network (or wait for your invitation), learn about Ello's ad-free promise and find out how to navigate the interface.

By 27 September 2014