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Obama: Social media makes us see how messy the world is

Speaking at a Democratic Party fund-raiser, the president says social media lets us see the minute details of the world's hardships.

By 31 August 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 036: Augmented reality social media, a cooperative robot swarm, and more

After three years of testing, Harvard University showed off a swarm of 1024 Kilobots that can self-assemble into various shapes this week. They're still small, but maybe someday, the technology can be used for mightier things (that hopefully don't involve destroying humanity).

By 15 August 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 036: Augmented reality social media, a cooperative robot swarm, and more

On today's show, we're talking about the new augmented reality social app Traces, Harvard's self-assembling Kilobots, and a setup that lets you drive a real car like a third-person game.

By 15 August 2014

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Hillary Clinton sees diplomatic promise in social media

Former US secretary of state tells a Twitter Q&A that social media has the power to help resolve conflict between nations.

By 22 July 2014

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World Cup the most talked about event on social media ever

Not only is Germany taking home the trophy, but Twitter and Facebook also saw record numbers during the games with more than 672 million tweets and 3 billion interactions during the last month.

By 15 July 2014

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​The future of Triple Zero: SMS, video calling and social media

Australians could soon be accessing emergency services via text, video call or social media thanks to a review into the Triple Zero phone service.

By 8 July 2014

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Amazon announces original thriller about a social media plague

Amazon's third pilot season will include original thriller "Hysteria", starring Mena Suvari.

By 2 July 2014

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Travel tips from social media

TripAdvisor and Yelp are great resources to help plan a vacation. But you might not always trust strangers' reviews. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on websites and apps that tap into your social circle to get the best travel tips from friends.

By 20 June 2014

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Modern love: Introducing the social-media prenup

Some couples are resorting to written agreements about what can be posted and where. Financial penalties for transgression are imposed.

By 7 June 2014

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Ronald McDonald gets a makeover for social media

Fast-food giant McDonald's attempts to spiff up its clown in preparation for immersing him in the social-media world.

By 25 April 2014