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Facebook explains ad moves to try to prevent privacy freakout

The social networking giant's privacy engineer says it has taken many steps to safeguard users' information, including substituting "hashes" for e-mail addresses in its Custom Audiences feature.

By October 1, 2012

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Apartment owner freaks at Airbnb 'XXX Freak Fest'

A New York comedian rents his apartment out on Airbnb. When he returns he discovers that he's been host to large people doing allegedly naked things. And wrecking his apartment.

By March 17, 2014

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Ep. 1567: Galaxy Nexus hands-on, copyright freakout, and Computer Love

On this week's show, Jessica Dolcourt joins us for some hands-on time with the Galaxy Nexus--and that peek is all you get, since there's still no U.S. release date for that sucker. Ridiculous. Also, Google Music recapped and a tag-team SOPA rant, plus Stephen Beacham's awesome new segment: Into It or Not Into It. You will love it, and you will dance. All that and Computer Love, to boot! Settle in!

By November 17, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1567: Galaxy Nexus hands-on, copyright freakout, and Computer Love (Podcast)

On this week's show, Jessica Dolcourt joins us for some hands-on time with the Galaxy Nexus--and that peek is all you get, since there's still no U.S. release date for that sucker. Ridiculous. Also, Google Music recapped and a tag-team SOPA rant, plus Stephen Beacham's awesome new segment: Into It or Not Into It. You will love it, and you will dance. All that and Computer Love, to boot! Settle in!

By November 17, 2011

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Facebook gives advertisers more opportunities to target users

The social network is opening up its custom ad tool to third-party ad managers, which means more companies can use Facebook to reach already existing customers.

By February 27, 2013

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Dislike Facebook? The social network wants to hear about it

A customer survey appears just as Facebook amps up its advertising and takes heat for not giving the user experience enough love.

By October 11, 2012

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PrivacyFix helps protect your privacy on the Web

Available for Firefox and Chrome, PrivacyFix can check your privacy settings at Facebook, Google, and other Web sites that track your activity.

By October 10, 2012

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Big brouhaha over Big Bird

week in review Mitt Romney hatches social network backlash while shakeup hits wireless sector. Also: Samsung appeals Apple verdict.

By October 5, 2012

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Facebook: Clicks don't matter as much as advertisers think

The social network wants to prove -- through its new partnership with data company Datalogix -- that clicks aren't the only way to gage a successful ad campaign.

By October 1, 2012

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Sony SmartWatch hands-on: Not perfect, but shows promise

The new $149.99 Sony SmartWatch is one of the most compelling Android-powered wearable devices yet. Find out how it fared in our first test-drive.

By April 12, 2012