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Geocities

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Share your favorite stories about GeoCities

Yahoo has finally closed GeoCities, ending a significant era of the Web. Now it's your turn to share your favorite memories of GeoCities.

By October 26, 2009

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It's time to say good-bye to GeoCities

Yahoo said it plans to close GeoCities on October 26. The service, which Yahoo acquired for $2.9 billion, was once a key player on the Web.

By October 7, 2009

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Now closing: GeoCities, a relic of Web's early days

Yahoo's closure of its personal home page service comes as no surprise. Today, Internet self-expression is all about blogs and social networks.

By April 23, 2009

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Google Sites for everyone: GeoCities 2.0?

After relaunching JotSpot as application for businesses and organizations with their own domains, Google says access to its Google Sites service is now open to the public.

By May 22, 2008

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Yahoo confirms Tumblr buy, 'promises not to screw it up'

Yahoo has officially confirmed it's buying Tumblr for $1.1bn, and "promises not to screw it up" -- and that's the official word.

By May 20, 2013

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'Say hello to my e-go': 10 funny first tweets we love

While many first tweets centered on dull daily details or confusion about what Twitter even does, Jedi Master tweeters treated their first 140-character messages like a night at the comedy club.

By March 20, 2014

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Free Microsoft program creates cinemagraphs easily

Microsoft has made a great tool available for free to Windows 7 users that lets you create cinemagraphs, or images that have the appearance of movement.

By April 19, 2012

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WhatsApp: Facebook's Trojan horse for subscription services

WhatsApp's subscription business model may give Facebook hints about how to collect fees from users in its growing stable of social network services, instead of just relying on ad revenue.

By February 20, 2014

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Beautiful, mesmerising gif art

A 22-year-old student in Croatia is using animated gifs to create artworks of stunning gorgeousness.

By January 28, 2013

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Phishing scam spreading via Yahoo IM

IM directs victims to malicious Web site where they are duped into typing in their password, it then sends itself to the victims' contacts.

By June 29, 2007