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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 'We suck' at dealing with trolls

The microblogging service's chief is taking personal responsibility for the platform's slow response to user abuse and harassment, according to memos obtained by The Verge.

By February 4, 2015

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Original 'Mary Poppins' song slams when swapped for death metal

"Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" sounds like a dark-arts incantation in a new video version of the song from YouTuber Andy Rehfeldt.

By February 26, 2015

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'The Man in the High Castle', Amazon's biggest pilot ever, greenlit for a full series

Based on the Philip K. Dick novel in which the Nazis and the Japanese won WW2, the first episode is the most-watched Amazon pilot ever.

By February 19, 2015

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Twitter finds profit but needs more tweeters

CEO Dick Costolo, facing pressure to rapidly grow the social network, reports Twitter's third straight quarter of profit. Even though growth of monthly active users failed to impress, the stock soars.

By February 5, 2015

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Gamergate is the latest controversial plot in 'Law & Order: SVU'

Previews of the next episode of the TV cop drama show a female video game developer harassed and threatened by online trolls.

By February 9, 2015

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Twitter says it 'sucks' at fighting trolls, health insurer Anthem gets hit by hack

The CEO of Twitter wants to do more to stop abuse, and the Anthem health insurance hack is an identity thief's dream. In the meantime, look forward to smart Swatches and Apple's next streaming service.

By February 5, 2015

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Shout Factory TV streams cult-classic films, TV shows for free

The new free, ad-supported streaming service offers a cool collection of cult classics, including "The Twilight Zone," "Dennis the Menace," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Plan 9 from Outer Space."

By February 5, 2015

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Kindle Paperwhite comes to Big W and Dick Smith

The new version of Kindle's back-lit Paperwhite e-reader is available locally from Big W and Dick Smith.

By October 16, 2013

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Twitter to Dick Costolo in 2010: You're fired...sort of

"Hatching Twitter" reveals that the executive was briefly fired after a tense board meeting, just weeks before he became CEO, according to USA Today.

By October 13, 2013

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Funny Or Die's new app tells the weather and jokes

Funny Or Die Weather lets you start your day with the weather forecast and a one-liner.

By January 23, 2015