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Google denies accessing journalist's email to spy on leakers

TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington has charged Google with accessing his Gmail account to find out who leaked news to him. Google denies it ever happened.

By March 26, 2014

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Facebook, Gmail, Skype face Russia ban under 'anti-terror' plan

The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned unless they store data on Russian soil -- a move that would allow authorities to easily snoop on user data.

By April 24, 2014

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Amanda Palmer confronts the 'current nightmare of the modern musician' (Q&A)

The controversial musician and performance artist talks to CNET about Spotify, Kickstarter, and whether the music industry is killing the musicians it needs.

By April 3, 2014

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Visualize shared links, trends with BuzzSumo

What are the masses discussing on Facebook, Twitter, or other social networks today, this week, or this month? BuzzSumo provides a simple dashboard to keep you informed.

By March 18, 2014

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Who decides 'Star Wars' canon? Meet the Story Group

The ultimate fan debate over what's part of the "Star Wars" canon just became serious business at Disney's Lucasfilm. Is Cade Skywalker about to go legit? Will Jaxxon the green rabbit ever get respect?

By January 8, 2014

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What we want in 2014: Break the mold, tech companies

Heading into the new year, it wouldn't hurt for the high-tech powers that be to get a little more stupid and crazy. Seriously.

By December 24, 2013

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Oregon judge rules bloggers aren't journalists

Judge awards plaintiff $2.5 million after a blogger cites Oregon shield law in refusing to reveal source of blog that accused lawyer of fraud.

By December 7, 2011

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Facebook puts public updates on display

With the widespread release of embedded posts, the social network is positioning itself as a digital water cooler where netizens discuss what's happening right now.

By August 21, 2013

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Blind spot: How a hoax about eye licking went global

Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.

By August 8, 2013

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Judge to Oracle, Google: Did you pay off bloggers?

UPDATED: The federal judge on the case wants to know if Google or Oracle (or both) paid commentators and bloggers during the legal battle.

By August 7, 2012