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Facebook nixes click-bait headlines in users' newsfeeds

Likely bringing a collective sigh of relief, the social network announces it's changing its algorithm to ensure click-bait articles aren't so prominently featured.

By August 25, 2014

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Facebook squashes marketers' 'like'-bait in News Feed update

Say goodbye to spammy stories in your News Feed -- or at least the social network's definition of spammy stories. Marketers may beg to differ.

By April 10, 2014

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'Invisible hearing aid' runs into controversy over its claims

Technically Incorrect: Nanoplug took to Indiegogo to plug its tech for a tiny hearing aid, but now it's touting a device that appears identical to a product already on the market. Contributors are furious.

By March 6, 2015

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Get a Microsoft Surface Pro 2 with Power Keyboard for $699.99

It's ridiculous to buy a Surface without a keyboard. Fortunately, with this bundle, you don't have to.

By February 27, 2015

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Facebook baits Android devs with better sharing, tracking

In return for giving Android developers improved tools, the social network should benefit from more sharing -- and more ad buys.

By August 20, 2013

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So long, Lockitron version 1.0, hello Lockitron Bolt

The crowdfunded smart-lock company had trouble delivering its initial design, but to make up for it has come up with a brand new, slimmer unit that will ship to original backers first.

By January 27, 2015

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Microsoft sings praises of Surface Pro 3 over MacBook Air

The software giant's latest video spot tries to spread some good cheer about its Surface Pro 3 tablet.

By November 17, 2014

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Vicious great white shark battle caught on camera

Great white sharks don't fight each other often, but when they do, it's no-teeth-barred.

By October 2, 2014

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Hide text predictions in iOS 8

If you find the predictive text engine to be nothing but a distraction, then you can hide your keyboard's suggestions temporarily or disable the feature altogether.

By October 3, 2014

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Jimmy Kimmel tops McAfee's list of 'most dangerous celebrities'

In the firm's annual report on the celebrity names most likely to lead to virus-laden pages from Web searches, the late-night host beats out Chelsea Handler and Bruce Springsteen.

By October 1, 2014