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Mozilla: Look ma, no plug-in for video, apps

The makers of Firefox team up with the 3D graphics gurus at OTOY to show off a new codec that can run high-end video and desktop apps in the browser.

By May 3, 2013

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Twitch pulls the plug on video-streaming site Justin.tv

Justin.tv began life as a blogging site that combined live video feeds and public chat rooms.

By August 5, 2014

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Google to kill social network Orkut

As Google focuses more on services like Google+, it will shutter the decade-old social network, popular mostly in Brazil.

By June 30, 2014

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Xbox One is £20 off at Zavvi as Microsoft pays gamers for plugs

Microsoft's console is down to £410 at online retailer Zavvi, a saving of £20, while the company has apparently been paying for positive mentions on YouTube.

By January 21, 2014

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IBM plugs $1B into new Watson supercomputer effort

The goal for the newly formed Watson Business Group, featuring the tech that topped "Jeopardy," is to juice the commercial potential of cognitive computing.

By January 9, 2014

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Baby-picture zapping plug-in is well Liked on Facebook

Unbaby.me performs the useful social task of removing baby pictures that narcissistic parents post on your Facebook newsfeed. In less than four days, it has 44,000 Likes. Next stop: a reduced birth rate?

By August 4, 2012

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Trending Now: Facebook plugs buzzy posts in News Feed

The social network is in experimentation mode as it tries to figure out the best way to alert its 1.19 billion members to what's trending now.

By November 6, 2013

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Google rivals get help with antitrust campaign -- from Google

As European regulators ponder Google's fate in a probe into the search giant's business practices, a Yelp-led group of competitors takes to the company's Chrome store to make a point.

By October 9, 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By October 7, 2014

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For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your iPhone or iPad. Here are seven important tweaks (and more) you can set to bolster your privacy.

By September 30, 2014