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Twitter declaws Meerkat, but the app won't give up

The social network cuts off a major feature of Meerkat, Yahoo puts a new twist on passwords, and BlackBerry makes another play for a tablet -- kind of.

Twitter is cooking up something to compete with Meerkat.

In this CNET Update, learn how Twitter is choking off the video-streaming app Meerkat after buying rival app Periscope. And Twitter isn't the only social network making acquisitions:

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