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Donald Trump is an antisocial social media god

Candidates who participated in the Republican debate didn't get as much attention as the candidate who snubbed the event.

By January 29, 2016

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Donald Trump to skip Fox debate after consulting Twitter

Republican front-runner polls Twitter followers after lobbying to have Fox News host Megyn Kelly removed as a debate moderator.

By January 26, 2016

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OKCupid pulls Firefox boycott letter

Firefox users are no longer being urged to boycott the browser after OKCupid protested the anti-gay views expressed by Mozilla's new CEO.

By April 2, 2014

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Activist group to debut barcode-scanning boycott Israel app

The Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement is coming out with a smartphone app that can scan products to see if the manufacturer has ties to Israel.

By March 13, 2014

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Cameron says boycott sites that don't tackle online bullying

David Cameron has called for a boycott on websites that don't tackle bullying, following the death of 14-year-old Hannah Smith.

By August 8, 2013

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Twitter boycott begins in response to continuing threats

A 24-hour Twitter boycott is in action, with plenty of people taking a day off to raise awareness of online abuse.

By August 4, 2013

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After Uber's stumble, is it Lyft and Sidecar's time to shine?

Both Lyft and Sidecar see significant bumps in business after Uber's publicity blunders, but it appears it'll take more than a boycott to oust the top dog.

By November 26, 2014

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Buycott app lets you boycott dodgy companies

A new "ethical shopping" app uses a barcode scanner so that you can check the provenance of the products you buy.

By May 14, 2013

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Don't buy gifts from tax-dodging Amazon, say UK MPs

Shoppers should boycott Amazon this Christmas because it doesn't pay its fair share of taxes, say a group of eight MPs led by Margaret Hodge.

By December 2, 2013

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Facebookers: Thanksgiving is not the new Black Friday

With a shortened shopping season, many big-box retailers are staying open on the holiday. Because of this, thousands of shoppers have taken to the social network pledging to boycott.

By November 27, 2013