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Twitter says as many as 23 million accounts connect with automated services

Almost 9 percent of active accounts use automated technology to interact with Twitter, a new SEC filing reveals.

By August 12, 2014

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Woman gets $50 fine for Facebook comment

A county employee interprets the woman's Facebook comment to mean she visited an Illinois dog park without a permit.

By May 29, 2014

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Joy! Google Glass app tells you how other people are feeling

Emotient releases an app that will surely help retailers learn more about customers in their stores. But couldn't it help those wearing Google Glass learn more about what others feel about people wearing Google Glass?

By March 6, 2014

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Tips for freeing space on your Mac's boot drive

If you are experiencing slowdowns and other problems from the lack of available hard drive space, there are several things you can do to get yourself up and running again.

By September 24, 2013

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Instagram: we won't sell your images

Responding to a barrage of online complaints about its new terms of service, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom has blogged about what the photo-sharing service will change.

By December 18, 2012

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Misheard lyrics through the ages

From 1935 through to 2006, have a listen to some of the most famous misheard lyrics in popular music.

By November 6, 2012

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A copyright proponent's wish for the presidential debate (Q&A)

Robert Levine wrote a book critical of what he sees are attempts to weaken the ability of creators to earn a living. He wishes Washington could engage in serious debate about Web piracy. That's unlikely, he thinks.

By October 16, 2012

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Oh, for the love of Twitter

Why oh why won't anyone learn that Twitter is a veritable hotbed of PR disaster?

By March 27, 2012

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iPhone's Siri can't handle surly Scottish man

New viral video making the rounds depicts Siri's hilarious misinterpretation of a comedian's Scottish accent.

By February 1, 2012

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WikiLeaks plans to release e-mails from security think tank

Embattled document-sharing site says the trove of documents "reveal the inner workings" of Strategic Forecasting, which suffered a hack late last year.

By February 26, 2012