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The peculiar star of the Sony hack: Email

The massive hack has raised questions about First Amendment rights, privacy and cyberwarfare. But there's a subtler issue at play when we look at all the news stories that have come from hacked inboxes: Why do we put this stuff in email?

By December 21, 2014

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Facebook nixes click-bait headlines in users' newsfeeds

Likely bringing a collective sigh of relief, the social network announces it's changing its algorithm to ensure click-bait articles aren't so prominently featured.

By August 25, 2014

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Pharrell, Kasabian, Kylie and Blondie headline free iTunes gigs

This year's iTunes Festival is a month of free concerts featuring legendary acts as well as newcomers like Sam Smith and Jungle.

By July 21, 2014

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Clickbait Dissertations: Academic papers get Upworthy headlines

Academia just got more glamorous with a series of eyeball-grabbing paper titles designed to lure online readers. These dissertations will blow your mind!

By June 11, 2014

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'The Interview' Sony scandal explained in hilarious animations

Taiwanese Animators reenacts the facts behind news of Seth Rogen, James Franco, Kim Jong-un, hackers and Sony Pictures with the weirdest animated videos yet.

By December 20, 2014

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Browser plugin lets you say goodbye to hyperbolic headlines

Chrome plugin Downworthy is tackling clickbait headlines by reworking the hyperbolic language into something a little more believable.

By January 27, 2014

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Zuckerberg to headline phone show Mobile World Congress

Mark Zuckerberg likes this: the Facebook founder will deliver the keynote speech at phone-focused industry extravaganza in February.

By January 16, 2014

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Bendable TVs, smartwatches headline CES 2014

Flexible TVs and new health trackers share the show buzz with Michael Bay and T-Mobile CEO John Legere. CNET's Bridget Carey sums up the biggest stories from the start of the Consumer Electronics Show.

By January 8, 2014

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Bendable TVs, smartwatches headline CES 2014

Flexible TVs and wearable tech share the spotlight along with Michael Bay and T-Mobile CEO John Legere. CNET's Bridget Carey sums up the biggest stories at the start of the Consumer Electronics Show.

By January 7, 2014

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Hilarious SFFworthy makes Upworthy headlines geektastic

Mixing Upworthy-style teaser text with the best sci-fi and fantasy images makes SFFworthy entertaining instead of annoying. How do they do it? You'll be amazed!

By January 1, 2014