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stalker

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Al Gore credits Snapchat's success to 'stalker economy'

During a talk at SXSW 2013, the former vice president says the popular photo app appeals to people because it erases the risk of a permanent record.

By March 9, 2013

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Facebook wants you to be a stalker IRL

A rumored standalone Facebook app would broadcast your location to all your Facebook friends whether you are using it or not. Finally, stalking without all the hard work!

By February 6, 2013

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Rumor Has It: Facebook wants you to be a stalker IRL

A rumored standalone Facebook app would broadcast your location to all your Facebook friends whether you are using it or not. Finally, stalking without all the hard work!

By February 6, 2013

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The definitive guide to not being a Glasshole

Google has issued behavioral suggestions to Glass Explorers, but still an altercation broke out in a San Francisco bar. So here are some stronger rules.

By March 2, 2014

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Change to Twitter's blocking policy has users up in arms

Blocking someone used to mean that they could no longer follow you. But now it means you can't see their Twitter activity, but they can see yours.

By December 12, 2013

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Twitter announces about-face on controversial new blocking rules

A firestorm had erupted after the social network relaxed blocking rules, allowing blocked users to see everything the blocker tweeted.

By December 12, 2013

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New Gmail image server proxies raise security risks

While Gmail's new policy of automatically loading images by default may have some people excited, it comes at a security sacrifice.

By December 12, 2013

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Get the new Facebook Messenger for Android

The new Messenger app has dropped its Facebook name prefix, and its jaded blue color. Now, you'll find a freshly designed client masquerading as a standalone chat app.

By November 11, 2013

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In early days, Facebook reportedly played fast and loose with privacy

Employee No. 51 talks about the social network's former practice of letting staffers access any user's account with a master password.

By July 17, 2013

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At SXSW, hardware goes soft

commentary South by Southwest often launches breakout software hits, such as Twitter and Foursquare, but the show's organizers shoved hardware into the spotlight this year. Only problem? People forgot to get excited.

By March 15, 2013