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Tech news site ReadWriteWeb acquired by Say Media

The site, which has grown in prominence, joins Say's Technology channel. That means the publication will now have access to more than 75 million monthly readers.

By December 14, 2011


Mark Cuban lead VC in online-influentials startup Little Bird

The San Francisco startup, founded by former ReadWriteWeb reporter Marshall Kirkpatrick, helps media and PR companies discover who can most amplify their message.

By October 5, 2012


Facebook's Zuckerberg wins privacy patent, 6 years on

A patent application submitted six years ago by the founder of Facebook has now been approved by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

By July 24, 2012


Netflix streaming tops 1 billion hours in month for first time

Netflix's digital streaming service hit a major milestone last month: more than 1 billion hours viewed in a month.

By July 5, 2012


The 404 1,001: Where we're covered with scorpions (podcast)

10 points extra credit if you can name the 1990's TV cartoon referenced in today's show title.

By February 27, 2012


Women leading Facebook defriending trend, study says

A Pew study suggests that finally, finally human beings--and especially women--have begun to prune their alleged friends on Facebook. Could there be rational, even venal, reasons for this?

By February 24, 2012


Why Apple is winning

Apple is on a tear: shares up over $100 in a month, big product launches looming and a massive untapped market of tablet and computer buyers. Here's why it won't slow down anytime soon.

By February 17, 2012


Putting Google's Search Plus into context

All told, with Search Plus Your World, Google is simply doing what its competitors have long attempted and consumers are demanding, legal advisers Marvin Ammori and Luke Pelican argue.

By February 8, 2012


Did Google-run computers taint rival mapping project?

OpenStreetMap says people using Google computers reversed one-way street directions and otherwise "vandalized" map results. Google says contractors acting on their own were to blame.

By January 17, 2012


@Wendi_Deng: I'm not really Murdoch's wife

It seemed, for one moment, that Rupert Murdoch's entry onto Twitter was garlanded with honesty. However, it turns out that his wife's verified tweeting is performed by a verified impostor. Is the Murdoch account also fake?

By January 3, 2012