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Facebook accused of faking member endorsements

A new lawsuit alleges that the social network falsifies members' likes for its sponsored ads.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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Google to add celebrity endorsements to results

Soon celebrity-promoted products will be flagged up in your search results, thanks to a new Google feature. Let's hope there's no Jedward.

By Sep. 19, 2011

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Senator to FTC: Does Google ad change break privacy deal?

Sen. Edward Markey sends a letter to the Federal Trade Commission asking whether Google's upcoming changes to its Terms of Service violate a 2011 privacy settlement over its scrapped Buzz service.

By Oct. 12, 2013

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How to opt out of some targeted Google ads

Targeted ads are nothing new, but the search engine giant is about to make them a lot more personal. Here's how to keep your search criteria and other information out of the ad mix.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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Google wants to sell more ads using your name and profile

An update to the company's Terms of Service allows it to expand its use of user endorsements in display ads.

By Oct. 11, 2013

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New LinkedIn feature lets you endorse network members

The professional social network rolls out feature for boosting credibility to a user's skills and expertise.

By Sep. 24, 2012

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Google putting your face in ads

Search ads will feature Google+ users and their recommendations, Facebook users can't hide from searches, and the Blue Screen of Death strikes some iPhone 5S owners.

By Oct. 11, 2013

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LinkedIn now lets you block other members

The social network delivers the long-requested feature, which lets users do away with unwanted attention from other members.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Buying your biz a buzz: Hackers sell fake Instagram 'likes'

The Zeus virus, originally made to steal credit card data, is now being used to create bogus Instagram accounts that can "like" businesses on the popular service -- if those businesses pay for the privilege.

By Aug. 17, 2013

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BMW's M6 Gran Coupe, a big, effortless rocket ride (CNET On Cars, Episode 30)

Going fast in a four-door with BMW's M6 Gran Coupe, and how to make your old car look like new. Plus, five once exotic performance technologies you can have today.

By Nov. 24, 2013