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shortener

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Shorten, track URLs on Android with Google URL Shortener

Google has released an Android app to help you shorten URLs and provide insight as to who is clicking your links.

By March 4, 2014

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Use URL Uncover to check if a shortened link is safe

The Web is a scary place where shortened links can take you to the darkest corner of the Internet.

By August 13, 2013

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iPhone 5 ship times shorten for first time

New iPhone 5 buyers now face a shorter wait for a new device when buying from Apple's online store.

By November 12, 2012

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Reveal shortened URLs with Unshorten.it

Shortening Web addresses makes sense for Twitter and other cramped media forms, but they carry hidden risks. Unshorten.it is a Web site that reveals the full link and offers safety suggestions.

By May 18, 2012

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Sprint shortens trial period; ends Premier Program

Sprint revealed today that it is cutting its trial period from 30 to 14 days and is ending its Premier Program before the end of the year.

By September 15, 2011

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Twitter launches automatic link shortening

This report misrepresented how the character count functions with the new URL shortener.

By June 7, 2011

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Twitter launches automatic link shortening

New service will automatically abbreviate URLS of any length to 19 characters when users compose tweets in the Tweet box.

By June 7, 2011

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This Day in Tech: Twitter adds link shortening; iOS 5 beta jailbroken in a day

Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET for Tuesday, June 7.

By June 7, 2011

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'Sex-positive URL shortener' Vbly launches

Launch of a new link shortening service shines a light on shortener policies.

By August 19, 2009

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Japanese quake shortened day just a smidgen

It's not as big a change as what the wind and ocean currents cause, but last week's massive quake changed how the Earth spins.

By March 15, 2011