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anti-social

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'Hell is Other People': Anti-social media to keep you alone

Need a break from your Foursquare friends? Web app dubbed "an experiment in anti-social media" creates safe zones to help you avoid them.

By June 17, 2013

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Touch, hear, pal around in a virtual world: Oculus execs discuss the future

At firm's first confab for developers who'll make games to run on its headset, execs discuss, among other things, the trickiness of the controllers that'll let players pick up and move objects.

By September 20, 2014

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Coffee shop bans laptops and tablets, business grows

A Vermont bakery and coffee shop shuts off its Wi-Fi and discovers that people quite like it.

By September 7, 2014

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Don't be a techhole: A common sense guide to tech courtesy

Google issued guidelines to help Google Glass users not be "Glassholes," but why stop there? Here's the missing manual to put an end to some top technology peeves.

By February 22, 2014

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Apple buys Topsy, could integrate it into iTunes Radio -- report

Apple has paid more $200 million to buy Topsy, a company that develops tools for analyzing tweets and Twitter traffic, according to the Wall Street Journal.

By December 2, 2013

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Video games are 'corrosive' to kids, Nick Clegg reckons

The deputy PM thinks parents should keep an eye on what their kids are playing, and limit how long they spend on their consoles.

By September 21, 2013

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'Liking' this art project makes it disappear

What's not to Like? A provocative creative exercise explores social media and virtual personae by making the "Like" button into a weapon of digital destruction.

By July 1, 2013

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The 404 at CES 2013: Where that just happened (podcast)

Felicia Day is our guest on the first 404 episode live from the CNET stage at CES 2013. As the official CEA Entertainment Matters Ambassador, Felicia tells us all the perks of wearing the sash and debunks the myth that CES-goers are anti-social homebodies.

By January 8, 2013

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Microsoft takes a stake in Klout and adds its data to Bing

Microsoft's Bing team is teaming up with social-media vendor Klout in the name of social influence and Big Data.

By September 27, 2012