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The surprising rise of YouTube lyrics videos

A user-generated trend catapulted to industry-embraced phenom, low-budget clips displaying song lyrics are starting to eclipse their big-budget brethren -- and may address a yearning lost in the streaming shift.

By August 31, 2014

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How Ferguson brought live streams into the mainstream

Citizen footage widened the lens of civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and it brought live-streaming to popular attention in the US unlike any confrontation has before.

By August 26, 2014

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Hashtag, twerking and selfie: Most annoying words of the year

Blame singer Miley Cyrus and President Obama for some of the vexing terms on the annual list from Lake Superior State University.

By January 1, 2014

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'Star Trek' crew deeply disturbed by Miley Cyrus

A quite beautiful video shows that on the Enterprise the most famous of this year's VMA performances shocked Spock. Kirk, though, seemed intrigued.

By September 2, 2013

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For MTV, making VMAs a most-tweeted event is so 2012

The Video Music Awards netted more than 19 million social-media mentions last year, but this time the Viacom network is focusing on the quality and media side of the show's social media.

By August 21, 2013

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Like mocking James Franco on Twitter? Marketers think you do

Brands snap up Viacom's Twitter video-ad slots for the "MTV Video Music Awards," and the media giant starts prepping more for Comedy Central's roast of actor James Franco and more than 30 other programs.

By August 13, 2013

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#Hashtags: Facebook's missing link to pop culture

The # symbol has become the key to connecting to people and events you care about on social media. It's also an obvious hole for Facebook.

By May 27, 2013

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The 404 893: Where we never rub another man's rhubarb (podcast)

Today we'll talk about the original Batmobile design, plus Beyonce setting Twitter records with her pregnancy announcement, 260 mph paintballs causing problems for plastic surgeons, and a Dominos pizza on the moon.

By August 30, 2011

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Sprint VM-A680

This high-quality, user-friendly videophone packs a lot of extras into a slim and appealing design.

May 21, 2008

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Sony unveils 3D TV and content

Sony has made one thing clear at this year's CES in Las Vegas: it wants to be the "undisputed leader in 3D", and to do this it has unveiled a suite of new Bravia TVs and other 3D services.

By January 6, 2010