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Back in 2005, Mark Zuckerberg didn't expect Facebook to grow beyond colleges

In an interview in 2005, Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is an online directory for colleges and not something intended to take over the world.

By April 18, 2016

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Death threat on chat app Yik Yak leads to Missouri arrest

University of Missouri police arrest a man they suspect of posting death threats on Yik Yak, an app popular with college students for being anonymous. Meanwhile, Facebook launches Notify to push news alerts on the iPhone.

By November 11, 2015

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Death threat on chat app Yik Yak leads to Missouri arrest

University of Missouri police arrest a man they suspect of posting death threats on Yik Yak, an app popular with college students for being anonymous. Meanwhile, Facebook launches Notify to push news alerts on the iPhone.

By November 11, 2015

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What people said about Facebook in 2005: 'It puts you on a more real level'

This "CBS Evening News" story from 2005 covered what college students thought about the new website at the time and includes an interview with a young Mark Zuckerberg.

By March 15, 2015

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College students more prone to thoughtless social posts than high schoolers, study says

A new survey -- conducted for a firm that recently brought its private social-networking app to the US -- also shows that teens are tired of the lack of reality on sites like Facebook.

By October 24, 2014

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Four ways to keep in touch with parents when away at school

Going away for college will be some of the best years of your life, but you're still going to need to talk to your parents.

By July 31, 2014

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How LinkedIn can help students get into college

Social-networking sites can help us reconnect with friends and find new jobs, but they're also proving to be a powerful tool for college applicants. CNET's Sumi Das explains how LinkedIn is helping future undergrads research prospective schools and connect with admissions departments.

By December 2, 2013

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Smule: The hottest, weirdest startup you may not know (Q&A)

Smule raised $16 million in its latest round, even though it didn’t need to raise funding at all. Another atypical step for the atypical startup, which originated when a 40-something went back to college instead of a 20-something dropping out.

By April 10, 2014

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HTC First with Facebook Home is EE only: Too expensive?

Will the first phone to feature Facebook Home run afoul of EE's pricey 4G tariffs?

By April 5, 2013

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What if Google tried to blackmail you into using Google+?

A funny (because not entirely) College Humor video offers the ultimate scenario in Google's potential exasperation with Google+ not being quite Facebook.

By December 16, 2013