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Twitter makes it easier for strangers to send direct messages

The social network now allows users to receive direct messages from other users regardless if they follow each other.

By April 20, 2015

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Disable the ability for anyone to direct-message you on Twitter

Twitter has opened the DM flood gates. Here's how you can ensure not just anyone can message you.

By April 20, 2015

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Facebook brings back the away message

Facebook is testing a sidebar status that mimics away messages of the '90s. (*~*~GeT ExCiTeD!~*~*) And Jawbone reveals new fitness bands -- with one that makes payments.

By April 16, 2015

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Facebook brings back the away message

Facebook is testing a sidebar status that mimics away messages of the '90s. And Jawbone reveals new fitness bands -- with one that makes payments.

By April 16, 2015

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Parkes Observatory: Extraterrestrial messages or microwave noodles?

Strange signals picked up by the radio telescope pointed towards the stars in Parkes, Australia have a rather more mundane origin.

By April 12, 2015

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How to filter, report iMessages as spam on iOS 8.3

A new feature in iOS 8.3 can help you identify and deal with iMessage spam. Here's what you need to know.

By April 9, 2015

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Messaging app Kik could be up for sale

It doesn't have WhatsApp's numbers, but Kik has proven popular among teens in the US and around the world.

By April 9, 2015

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Why some iMessage texts are blue and some are green

And why you may prefer to stick with one color or the other.

By February 24, 2015

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Explained: Blue vs. green iPhone messages

CNET's Dan Graziano breaks down the difference between the blue and green messages on your iPhone.

By March 20, 2015

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Chrome: Avoid message trackers in Gmail

Tired of companies tracking when you've read their email? Check out these steps to avoid many of the tracker services available to marketers.

By March 20, 2015