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Tips, news, how-tos, and troubleshooting help for the iPhone.

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Facebook Paper

Facebook's Paper is a new and attractive way to browse the social network and get the latest news, but its unclear why it's better to have two Facebook apps rather than one.

4 February 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating 4 February 2014

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Social media as breaking-news feed: Worse information, faster

commentary The unfolding of breaking news on social media can create a dangerous well of misinformation, witch-hunting, and egomaniacal info-spewing. Time for some ground rules for the Internet.

By 20 April 2013

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Friday Poll: What's your top social-media news source?

With the announcement of changes to its News Feed, Facebook is moving into territory previously cornered by Twitter. Is it your top news source, or do you get your social-media news fix elsewhere?

By 9 March 2013

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Pew study: News consumption up via mobile, social media

Social-networking sites grew from 9 percent to 19 percent as a source for news in the last two years, but only 3 percent of respondents say they regularly get news from Twitter.

By 28 September 2012

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Startup courts Millennials with social, crowdsourced news site

Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, and Oprah Winfrey are among those who have provided seed money to #waywire, co-founded by Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker.

By 1 July 2012

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Google readies social news magazine app

Propeller is reported to be Google's first foray into social-news magazine apps.

By 16 September 2011

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Big growth in social games, social threats

A huge jump in malware, HBO launches its answer to Netflix, breaking ground on the world's first robotics theme park, and more of today's top stories.

By 18 February 2010

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Facebook testing 'satire' tag for parody news in the feed

The social network tries to ease confusion between real news and joke news that shows up in users' feeds.

By 19 August 2014

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Ep. 56: Mixed news for Nintendo, plus the social utility of the iPhone

Episode 56 of the Digital City, where Joey wonders why everyone puts up with poor iPhone service (hint: it's the social utility of shared experiences); and Scott finds out how much laptop $350 can buy.

By 1 December 2009

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Digital City Podcast 56: Mixed news for Nintendo, plus the social utility of the iPhone

Episode 56 of the Digital City, where Joey wonders why everyone puts up with poor iPhone service (hint: it's the social utility of shared experiences); and Scott finds out how much laptop $350 can buy.

By 4 November 2009