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Alexa Dell: no tweets for you!

Alexa Dell, 18-year-old daughter of Dell CEO Michael Dell, has had her Twitter privileges revoked for oversharing.

By August 13, 2012

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Google exposes 'Poodle' flaw in Web encryption standard

Three Google security engineers uncover a major vulnerability in the older -- but still supported -- Web encryption standard SSL 3.0. Experts say fixing it is impossible and upgrading will be difficult.

By October 14, 2014

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The tired GIF gets a modern-day makeover

Imgur's new GIFV format means animated images load faster, look better and play when shared on social networks. Will the 1987-era GIF format finally fade from use?

By October 9, 2014

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Facebook "back up to 100 per cent" after half-hour outage

"Something went wrong," a message on the social network told would-be visitors. "We resolved the issue quickly," the company says.

By June 19, 2014

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Twitter nabs top honors in security, privacy audit

Group that includes Symantec, VeriSign, and Microsoft tags Twitter tops among 800 websites for user protection, security.

By June 11, 2014

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Find your favorite spots on this detailed map of the Internet

Whether you'd prefer to sail the Gulf of Google or undertake an expedition to the Land of Forgotten Websites, this cartographic creation will draw you in.

By February 9, 2014

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Annoyed by Facebook? Sorry, it's sticking around, study says

Just when you thought there was hope for fewer Candy Crush invites, a new study indicates Facebook users won't be declining as previously predicted.

By February 7, 2014

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Zuckerberg outlines Facebook's ambitious 10-year plan

Within the next decade, the social network expects to have a few billion users, personalized ads, and a superintelligent search engine. It also says it'll be highly profitable.

By January 30, 2014

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The cameras behind 2014's Oscar-nominated films

Want to shoot an Oscar-nominated film? Here are the cameras that you'll need to snag an Academy Award.

By January 21, 2014

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Wait, there's an app that teaches kids handwriting?

The creator of iTrace believes that his app brings a new lease of life to the concept of teaching handwriting. But does anyone actually write by hand anymore?

By January 15, 2014