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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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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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NYC mayor backs tech initiatives with big bucks

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio says he sees the tech industry as the great social equalizer. And he announces funding for new initiatives in broadband deployment and education.

By May 4, 2015

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Facebook launches social network for security pros

Facebook's new ThreatExchange will allow corporate security professionals to share cybersecurity information and better protect themselves from hackers.

By February 11, 2015

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Jynx: A social network that nixes everyone you disagree with

A parody video from Above Average shows social networking taken to the extreme. On Jynx, you only see posts from friends who share the same opinions as you.

By January 27, 2015

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Facebook supports 4.5 million jobs worldwide, social network says

Facebook-sponsored study claims the company added $227 billion to the global economy last year.

By January 20, 2015

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Facebook's network keeps expanding, Zuckerberg's mobile bet pays off

The social-networking giant says advertising revenue rose -- as did the number of active users. But it's all the other stuff Facebook's up to that's getting interesting.

By April 22, 2015

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IFTTT adds a channel for Amazon Echo

A new automation channel for Amazon's smart speaker further solidifies its place in the connected home.

By May 3, 2015

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Internet.org opens to all developers after Net neutrality row

Developers hoping to build services for people using Internet.org -- which provides free basic Web services via mobile -- must follow three principles meant to bring more people online.

By May 4, 2015