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link-shortening

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Use URL Uncover to check if a shortened link is safe

The Web is a scary place where shortened links can take you to the darkest corner of the Internet.

By August 13, 2013

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Create a GIF of your desktop using CloudApp

The most recent update to a popular file-sharing, link-shortening service among OS X users added a brilliant feature.

By August 28, 2014

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Twitter launches automatic link shortening

This report misrepresented how the character count functions with the new URL shortener.

By June 7, 2011

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Twitter launches automatic link shortening

New service will automatically abbreviate URLS of any length to 19 characters when users compose tweets in the Tweet box.

By June 7, 2011

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This Day in Tech: Twitter adds link shortening; iOS 5 beta jailbroken in a day

Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET for Tuesday, June 7.

By June 7, 2011

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Use ShortPaste to easily share links on Android

Looking for a fast way to share shortened links with friends on social media? Check out ShortPaste -- it does all the work for you.

By July 18, 2014

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Bitly users’ account credentials possibly compromised

The link-shortening service issues an “urgent security update” saying that it has disconnected users’ Facebook and Twitter accounts because of a probable breach.

By May 8, 2014

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Shorten, track URLs on Android with Google URL Shortener

Google has released an Android app to help you shorten URLs and provide insight as to who is clicking your links.

By March 4, 2014

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Sony finally puts full weight behind Xperia phones

Sony executives tell CNET how they feel about Samsung taking its own marquee feature -- a dust and water-resistant body -- and putting it in the Galaxy S5.

By February 27, 2014

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Microsoft's 'Universal Store' apps detailed in leaked images

New images describe Microsoft's upcoming effort to help developers create single apps geared for both Windows and Windows Phone.

By February 13, 2014