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Short film 'Noah' will make you think twice about Facebook

This remarkable Canadian short probes how online experiences can undermine a relationship.

By September 18, 2013

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Koozoo pitches surveillance for the masses via smartphones

The San Francisco startup envisions a world where a network of smartphone cameras will anticipate your needs and offer streaming video that fills them. But that's future talk. For now, it will just put up cameras anywhere it can.

By February 28, 2013

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Kill productivity with Harlem Shake Roulette

Once the wheel starts spinning on this video meme, it's very hard to stop it.

By February 14, 2013

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VineRoulette weaves Vine videos into desktop visualization

Whether you're in the mood for mutts or smut, this desktop app serves up an endless loop of chance 6-second clips.

By January 28, 2013

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Google Zeitgeist 2012: Whitney, Gangnam, iPad 3 and more

The late singer ranks atop the most popular search topics for the year. Also high on the list were a music video phenomenon, a fall superstorm, and a much anticipated Apple tablet.

By December 12, 2012

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Squirm-worthy Tinychat is Chatroulette plus

Fast-growing site that lets you connect to Webcams around the world adds a new location feature. CNET logs on and gets uncomfortable fast.

By May 13, 2011

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Even more reasons to watch what we say on social media

As if we needed them -- here are more reminders not to overshare on social media. Also, a new way to organize your Facebook friends.

By July 3, 2012

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The 404 1,067: Where tweets look better from behind (podcast)

The CNET Minority Report crew chats about a Chatroulette pivot, Microsoft's SmartGlass controller at E3, and breaking down desirability by e-mail domains on today's 404 show.

By June 5, 2012

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Airtime curtails privacy for the sake of safety

For fear of becoming another Chatroulette -- a short-lived video service that showed the world to a generation of flashers -- Airtime tightens its safety policy by taking random secret photos.

By June 6, 2012

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Sean Parker's Airtime not ready for prime time

Napster founders Parker and Shawn Fanning unveil a Web video chat service designed to take up where Chatroulette left off. The launch is long on glitter, but the tech demo was far too buggy.

By June 5, 2012