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Prevent Facebook friends from seeing you've read a message on Android

Don't want your friend to see you've actually read a Facebook message? If you're an Android user, you're in luck.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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Tweet all about it: Twitter tells you when tweets become news

In the name of context, the information network now points you to news articles where tweets are embedded.

By Aug. 19, 2013

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How Prelaunch taps preorder fervor for gadgets and more

A new Web site is taking lessons from the crowdfunding approach used by startups to let other companies collect money up front. The catch? Some of its clients don't need the money.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Jack Dorsey: Square builds trust with 'responsible transparency'

At GigaOm Roadmap, Square's CEO said that someone must take and share notes from any company "meeting of substance" to keep all employees in the loop.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Microsoft to employ Halo voice actress for Siri rival, report says

Jen Taylor, who played the role of AI character Cortana in the Halo video game series, will reportedly be the voice for Microsoft's personal assistant, set for a beta release on Lumia devices in April.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Facebook insists you don't care how many people saw your posts

A News Feed engineer claims that the social network tested a feature for showing users how many people viewed their posts, but abandoned it because of lack of interest.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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Vine for Android gets the basics: search, mentions, and hashtags

The incremental update to the Twitter-owned app comes a day after the splashy reveal of Instagram video.

By Jun. 21, 2013

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Leaning on a window? Hey, here's an ad pumped into your brain

Broadcaster Sky Deutschland claims that it may soon pump ads directly into the brain of passengers who lean their heads on train windows.

By Jul. 6, 2013

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Aio Wireless' ZTE Overture jump-starts its prepaid LTE

With 4G LTE, AT&T's new prepaid carrier arm can now go head-to-head with T-Mobile.

By Jun. 20, 2013

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Tablets at CES 2014: The calm before the storm

What's in store for tablets at CES 2014? Probably not all that much.

By Dec. 16, 2013