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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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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

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Ebola, hackers drive Dictionary.com word of the year: 'Exposure'

Dictionary.com says Ebola outbreaks, privacy concerns and horrific acts of violence influenced its decision to make "Exposure" the Word of the Year.

By November 19, 2014

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Uber does damage control amid firestorm, but is it enough?

After being called an "arrogant" and "jerkish" company that doesn't respect privacy, the ride-sharing service aims to show it's a "positive member of the community."

By November 20, 2014