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Periscope the big winner for Mayweather-Pacquiao pay-per-view dodgers

HBO and Showtime networks charged $100 a pop to see the history-making fight, but netizens used technology -- specifically Twitter's Periscope tool for live broadcasting -- to watch the match for free.

By May 3, 2015

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This health-tracking device sniffs your farts

With the CH4 wearable, now on Kickstarter, the quantified-self movement may have just jumped the shark. Or perhaps flatulence truly is a data gold mine.

By May 1, 2015

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Robert Downey Jr. says Apple Watch is meh

Technically Incorrect: In another exciting interview to promote the new Avengers movie, Iron Man says Apple's new watch is small and not terribly interesting. He prefers his Omega.

By April 25, 2015

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4 anonymous social networking apps that are not Secret

Secret's shutting down -- here's where to get your anonymous social networking fix.

By April 30, 2015

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Why WhatsApp is the best social network

CNET's Luke Westaway explains how WhatsApp has quietly become the most important app on his phone, and a better social tool than Facebook or Twitter.

By May 1, 2015

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Arm-shaped selfie stick lets you pretend you have friends

Commenting on today's selfie culture, two artists make a selfie stick that looks like an arm so selfie-takers can look like they have friends in the shots they incessantly post to social media.

By April 29, 2015

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Secret's out: CEO shuts down app

After going public just over a year ago, the struggling anonymous-messaging app is shut down by CEO David Byttow.

By April 29, 2015

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Microsoft's weird website claims to know how old you are (or not)

Technically Incorrect: In an attempt at "playing" with face-detection tools, Microsoft wants to either flatter you or ruin your week. It couldn't cope with my face at all.

By April 30, 2015

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Hillary Clinton ramps up 2016 presidential bid with social media

With plans to head toward Iowa to start her US presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton is also hitting digital trails on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter.

By April 12, 2015

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Tech leaders are using their voices, influence to speak out on social, political issues

CEOs from Apple, Facebook and Salesforce are utilizing their power to offer their positions on everything from gay rights to immigration to vaccinations. And they're not the only ones.

By April 5, 2015