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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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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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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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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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New cast photos from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' arrive, we geek out (Tomorrow Daily 172)

It's May the Fourth (that's Star Wars Day, if you've been living under a rock), and to celebrate, Vanity Fair is showing off new photos of the cast of "The Force Awakens." Lupita Nyong'o plays an alien space pirate, Adam Driver plays villain Kylo Ren, and Gwendolyne Christie is in that chrome Stormtrooper costume.

By May 4, 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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Europe launches plan to tackle US online dominance

The European Commission wants to improve competition across the continent's single market, including an investigation into Internet giants like Google and Facebook.

By May 6, 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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No more Joss Whedon tweets: Why you should care when celebs quit Twitter

Commentary: Fans are upset about "Avengers" director Joss Whedon leaving Twitter. But is constant and immediate interaction with fans a gift or a curse? CNET's Bonnie Burton weighs in.

By May 6, 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