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scrapers

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Bots now running the Internet with 61 percent of Web traffic

Both good bots and bad bots can be found lurking online -- looking to either drive traffic or wreak havoc.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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NuCaptcha takes on Google's ReCaptcha

Can't read your way past the humans-only gateway on that Web site? NuCaptcha has a filter that's easier for you, harder for robots.

By Aug. 11, 2011

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Google ready for action against content farms

Your search complaints have been heard: Google plans to take further action against "content farms," although it's not ready to detail specific methods.

By Jan. 21, 2011

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Open-Xchange plans Facebook contact exporter

With Google+ just launching, moving contact information into it from Facebook is all the rage. After Facebook blocked one approach, Open-Xchange plans another.

By Jul. 6, 2011

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Free services protect your e-mail

Send self-destructing notes outside your e-mail, combine and back up all your mail in a single searchable repository, and camouflage your e-mail address by converting it to a graphic.

By Sep. 2, 2011

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Google wields data openness against Facebook

Google's Data Liberation Front is accelerating efforts to differentiate its employer from Facebook by allowing users to take their data elsewhere with one or two clicks.

By Jul. 15, 2011

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Extension slurps Facebook contacts into Google+

A Chrome extension lets people extract information their Facebook contacts have shared with them then import it into Google+. But does it break Facebook's rules?

By Jul. 4, 2011

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Facebook blocks contact-exporting tool

The social network has hobbled a Chrome extension that could move friends' contact information to Google+, but the programmer is working on a way around the restriction.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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At Developer Garage, Zuckerberg talks data portability, challenges abroad

The day after a rough keynote interview, the Facebook CEO shows up to a developer gathering at SXSWi to field questions about building on the site's platform.

By Mar. 10, 2008

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Photos: LG gets its kit out for Crave in South Korea

If you think South Korea is all sky-scrapers, disgusting kimchi dishes and crazy electronics, then you'd be right. Crave is on a week's tour of the place and we're having a blast hanging with the folks at LG

By Nov. 16, 2006