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Facebook tries a different way to chat with Rooms app

The world's largest social network expands its app strategy with a program that lets people chat in groups using pseudonyms.

By October 23, 2014

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Usenet under fire from copyright holders

The "under-the-radar" file-sharing system has been dragged into the spotlight by DMCA takedowns.

By November 11, 2012

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Does your ISP throttle BitTorrent traffic? Find out

An app developed by the Max Planck Institute can be used for free to detect meddling in the use of BitTorrent, eMule, and Gnutella.

By January 24, 2014

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How to tweet in wacky fonts

Why stick with boring old Arial? A super easy-to-use Unicode text converter lets you make your tweets font-astically fancy.

By August 14, 2013

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Google Groups enhances its ability to share

The service gets a shared inbox feature and better options for moderating a group. But does anyone still use Google Groups?

By June 25, 2013

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Help curate The Big Internet Museum

New crowdsourced online museum pays tribute to the pioneers who made the Internet what it is today. Remember Usenet and Numa Numa Guy?

By December 17, 2012

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Google+ adds Communities, hits 135 million active users

The latest feature in Google+ marks an effort to make the social network more popular as a destination.

By December 6, 2012

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How to avoid making one of the 10 worst Facebook mistakes

It's easy to drop your guard while socializing with your friends on Facebook, but careless friending, posting, liking, and sharing jeopardizes more than just your reputation and privacy -- it can also cost you your job.

By December 4, 2012

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Newzbin BT ban demanded for Sky, Virgin Media and TalkTalk

The movie industry is demanding the ban on Newzbin be extended to all the big Internet service providers.

By November 9, 2011

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Newzbin filesharing site has to be blocked by BT, court orders

A High Court judge has ordered BT to block its customers from accessing filesharing site Newzbin, following pressure from Hollywood movie studios.

By July 28, 2011