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US Facebook average is 40 minutes a day, says CEO

A tiny joy embedded in today's earnings call makes Facebook more important to Americans than quite a few things.

By July 23, 2014

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A superhero Sabbath? Comic-Con to host cosplay Shabbat

Where else but Comic-Con would you find Sonic Screwdrivers at a Sabbath table? A Shabbat "un-networking event" that got its start at SXSW comes to the massive geek-fest.

By July 21, 2014

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X-rays reveal the intricate layers of Egyptian mummies

Mummies on display at the British Museum have been painstakingly X-rayed in high definition to reveal the layers beneath the sarcophagus.

By May 27, 2014

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Facebook makes wrong call on anti-Semitic page

commentary Facebook's refusal to delete a page about "Jewish Ritual Murder" rekindles a simmering debate over how to respond when bigots use social networks to spread racist speech and hateful propaganda.

By March 15, 2014

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To listen to music or not: That is the question

Apparently, CNET writer Geoffrey Morrison thinks music is best enjoyed as background "soundtrack" for other activities. The Audiophiliac feels otherwise.

By March 30, 2014

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Hamilton Beach Java Blend Coffee Brewer sums blender and brewer

The Hamilton Beach 40918 Java Blend Coffee Brewer combines a blender with a coffeemaker. The one device can make a variety of drinks.

By March 3, 2014

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Facebook ordered to take down anti-Semitic page

The Anti-Defamation League says a page claiming Jewish people are involved in ritual murder constitutes hate speech and therefore should be removed immediately.

By February 5, 2014

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What are the weirdest interview questions from tech companies?

Glassdoor releases its annual list of the top 25 oddball interview questions, 16 of which come from tech companies. This year reveals some knockouts.

By January 17, 2014

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Grand Theft Auto in real life? Here you go

Some quite pulsating Russian dashcam footage ends with a car chase, a knife, a shovel, and a sense of deja-seen-that-in-a-video-game.

By January 3, 2014

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Instagram: For half our users, we're a daily addiction

Co-founder Kevin Systrom says Instagram's service is a daily ritual for many users.

By December 12, 2013