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Twitter admits dragging feet on trolls, bans Milo Yiannopoulos

The social network is promising to take a harder stance on online nastiness after suspending the account of conservative firebrand @Nero.

By 20 July 2016

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Facebook Messenger hits 1 billion users

The mobile chat app attains the milestone about two years after Facebook separated it from its main social network.

By 21 July 2016

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'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones exposes 'personal hell' inflicted by Twitter haters

The comedian calls on Twitter to offer its users greater protection against abuse. Says Jones: "Some of these people are crazy sick."

By 20 July 2016

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Twitter ups Periscope's live-streaming game

The social media company wants to make relevant-to-your-interest Periscope broadcasts easier to find and watch.

By 22 July 2016

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US will weigh in on Facebook case over cross-border data transfers

The US government will provide information to an Irish court in a case that questions the legality of transferring Facebook data from Europe to the US.

By 20 July 2016

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Facebook activates Safety Check after truck attack kills dozens in Nice, France

Tool for informing contacts on the social network that you are safe is turned on after a truck rams a crowd in Nice, France.

By 15 July 2016

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How to watch the Republican National Convention from anywhere

From the networks to live streams online, there are many options to view the GOP's supposed coronation of Donald Trump.

By 18 July 2016

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Apple tests Google graphics format to speed up websites

Beta versions of the Safari browser support Google's WebP. It's an alternative to more standard image files like JPEG and GIF that could make web pages easier to download.

By 20 July 2016

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Google and LinkedIn swap real estate in 'grand bargain' deal

The swap will allow Google to pursue its futuristic dream campus, with glass canopies and movable structures.

By 13 July 2016

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Facebook stocks data center with phones from yesteryear

The world's largest social network needs its app to work on all our phones -- not just brand-new, top-of-the-line iPhones and Androids. CNET traveled to the company's Oregon data center to see how it's done.

By 14 July 2016