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iPad mini spotted on Chinese microblogging site

Images that purport to be the rumoured small iPad have popped up online, and there's no rear camera.

By August 5, 2012

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China's government takes on microblogs, blogs, online forums

With ever-increasing restrictions on online activity, Chinese authorities are trying to make Internet service providers act as Web police for the government.

By June 7, 2012

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For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your iPhone or iPad. Here are seven important tweaks (and more) you can set to bolster your privacy.

By September 30, 2014

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Instagram reportedly blocked in China amid pro-democracy protests

The Facebook-owned photo sharing app appears to be the latest victim of online censorship in China.

By September 28, 2014

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Twitpic to shut down, blames trademark battle with Twitter

Photo-sharing service's founder claims microblogging site threatened to cut off access to API if the startup did not abandon its trademark.

By September 4, 2014

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Twitter buys microblogging site Posterous

Twitter acquires the simple blog platform, a rival to Tumblr, but discloses no terms of the deal.

By March 12, 2012

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Twitter to delete images of deceased family members on request

Policy revamp comes a week after Robin Williams' daughter abandoned Twitter after gruesome images of her late father were sent to her on the social network.

By August 19, 2014

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Twitter to display tweets from accounts you don't follow -- like it or not

The move is designed to add variety to your timeline and introduce you to new accounts, but some users have already given it the thumb's down.

By August 20, 2014

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Twitter acquires Madbits for 'deep learning' skills

The microblogging platform snaps up Madbits, a startup focused on computer vision and dynamic search technology.

By July 30, 2014

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'Cloud Atlas' author publishes short story using Twitter

Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.

By July 20, 2014