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syphilis

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Hospital accused of posting sensitive medical records on Facebook

A woman being treated for a sexually transmitted disease is suing a Cincinnati hospital after her medical records appear on the Facebook group "Team No Hoes."

By June 8, 2014

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Is Facebook to blame for U.K. rise in syphilis?

Director of public health in Teesside region blames social-networking sites for offering a new way to meet for casual sex, hence causing a rise in cases of the STD.

By March 24, 2010

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Glorious near miss: 'OK Glass' was almost 'Clap On'

Oh, to imagine if the voice command for Google Glass had been one of Google's now admitted alternatives. Yes, "Pew, pew, pew" was even one.

By July 17, 2013

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Metta World Peace: I just amnestied my iPhone 3

Since being amnestied by the Los Angeles Lakers, the former Ron Artest's Twitter feed has taken on a quality that few absurdists could match.

By July 12, 2013

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Twitter, hate speech, and the costs of keeping quiet

commentary Purging mass media of hurtful opinions would deny everyone important knowledge. Simply put, says author Greg Lukianoff, it's far better to know that there are bigots among us than to pretend all is well.

By April 7, 2013

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What impact will Facebook have on organ donations?

People are turning to social media to bridge the chasm between those in need of life-saving organs and those who can help. This offers hope but also introduces risks.

By May 29, 2012

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Sony PlayStation Vita delayed in U.S.

Skype for Android expands two-way video calling to more phones, Apple's Find My Mac makes its debut on the developer testing version of iCloud.com, and Sony delays the launch of the PlayStation Vita handheld console in the U.S. and Europe.

By August 4, 2011

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Genetically modified tobacco plants to fight HIV?

U.K. researchers announce approval to launch the first human clinical trial of a genetically modified anti-HIV microbicide called P2G12, grown in Germany.

By July 19, 2011

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Dangerous sex on Facebook

Become a fan of casual sex on Facebook...get syphilis in the process. Meanwhile, the HTV Evo 4G is all that plus a kickstand. And: total China insanity!

By March 26, 2010

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CNET News Daily Podcast: iPad news subscriptions will cost how much?!

If the rumored pricing on iPad news subscriptions end up being true, it could end up being cheaper to get a real newspaper or magazine subscription. We also talk Twitter hackery, GoDaddy no longer selling .cn domain names, and a new MMO that's like Google's Street View.

By March 25, 2010