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Bit.ly back up and running following outage

The link-shortening service was down for a while last night, but is now operating normally.

By Sep. 19, 2011

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Spammers show they give a fig about Instagram, launch fruit-based attack

The photo-sharing network gets hit by an unusually colorful spam attack, as pictures of fruit flood users' streams.

By Jun. 29, 2013

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Selfies get their own gallery in London

A new installation pays homage to the selfie, the latest medium in a long artistic heritage of self-portraiture.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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Japan earthquake anniversary: Digital media lessons we've learned

On the first anniversary of the 2011 Fukushima earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan, here are some thoughts on implications for the digital media realm.

By Mar. 11, 2012

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Hugo Chavez dies and the Twitter town square reacts

Chavez was a media-savvy politician with more than 4 million Twitter followers. He promoted access to the Internet, while at the same time suppressing a free press.

By Mar. 5, 2013

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Get a smartphone-controlled RC race car for $39.99

The Griffin Moto TC Rally is a surprisingly large, heavy-duty car that pairs with your iOS device. It normally sells for $99.99.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Yahoo buys iOS photography shop to improve Flickr

GhostBird Software's camera apps will live on in spirit as Yahoo plans to incorporate mobile photo features from KitCam and PhotoForge2.

By Jun. 12, 2013

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Save 50 percent on any LockItTight subscription

This LoJack-style service helps you track laptops and Android phones. This Cheapskate exclusive gives you upgraded service for as little as a buck per month.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Livescribe 3 sends handwritten notes straight to your iPhone or iPad

This pen is definitely mightier than the stylus, as it gives you real-world note-taking coupled with mobile device world syncing.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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A terrific Twitter tutorial -- and saying thanks in social media

Digital expert Steve Buttry shared a deck of his recent presentation about how journalists can use Twitter in better ways. It's a must-read for anyone who wants to use the service better.

By Feb. 18, 2013