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BlackBerry seeks bigger fish with purchase of crisis-alerts firm AtHoc

The acquisition will give BlackBerry access to more corporations and government agencies that use AtHoc's crisis communications software.

By July 22, 2015

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Reddit's identity crisis: Policy change to clean up content (kinda)

The social sharing site adds new rules to control its dark side, while some Redditors find refuge at Voat.co. And Uber deals with a different sort of drama in New York, calling for action on its app.

By July 17, 2015

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Reddit's identity crisis: Policy change to clean up content (kinda)

The social sharing site adds new rules to control its dark side, while some Redditors find refuge at Voat.co. And Uber deals with a different sort of drama in New York, calling for action on its app.

By July 17, 2015

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Porn and video games engender masculinity crisis in boys, says psychologist

Technically Incorrect: A Stanford psychologist says that boys' brains are being "digitally rewired" and that online activity is causing the young to have erectile dysfunction.

By May 10, 2015

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Sorry Kevin Bacon, we're separated by 3.5 degrees (CNET Update show notes)

On Facebook #FriendsDay, the social network says we're all connected by 3.5 people -- not six. Meanwhile, Amazon Echo plays Spotify songs and Google takes self-driving cars to new destinations.

By February 4, 2016

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Muslims seek safe haven in Tutlub social network

Are you a Muslim looking to escape online harassment and discuss your religion stigma-free? There's a site for you.

By February 1, 2016

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The Super Bowl ad that might send a shiver down your spine

Technically Incorrect: Online mortgage provider Quicken Loans wants everyone to use a phone to get a mortgage. Is this asking for trouble?

By January 30, 2016

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Nintendo's 3DS midlife crisis: Can Mario protect it from mobile?

The company dominates among handhelds dedicated to gaming only, so its biggest challenge remains keeping the 3DS relevant in the smartphone and tablet era.

By January 15, 2015

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Hideo Kojima reflects on making 'magic' after World Tour Comes to an End

"Just having technology doesn't mean you can make magic..."

By January 27, 2016

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Facebook to use Safety Check tool more widely after Paris attacks

The social network drew criticism for activating the status tool after the crisis in Paris but choosing not to switch it on after bombings in Beirut the previous day.

By November 15, 2015