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Facebook is Censoring Posts in Thailand that the Government has Deemed Unsuitable

(TECH CRUNCH) – For millions of people, Facebook is the internet — but many of those who rely on the social network for news and views may not be aware that Facebook isn’t

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Inside Facebook’s First Efforts to Rain Internet from the Sky

(WIRED) – STANDING ON THE roof of the Facebook lab in Woodland Hills, California, I can’t see the airplane I’m looking for. It’s too small and too far away. So

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‘Aspiring Weatherman’ Allegedly Starts Forest Fire for Facebook Views

(GIZMODO) – An aspiring internet weatherman in eastern Kentucky was recently arrested on second-degree arson charges after authorities say he intentionally started a wildfire, the Associated Press reports. According to

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How Facebook Can Escape the Echo Chamber

(TECH CRUNCH) – Facebook may have built an influence so large that it’s cracking under the weight of the power and influence of its News Feed.  By Anna Escher (@annaescher) Mark

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Spending Too Much Time on Your Phone? Try a Digital Detox

(WIRED) – YOUR NOSE IS stuck to your phone for hours a day. Given the nature of work these days, it’s a necessity. But being “always on” isn’t healthy. If

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Nokia Cuts Price for OZO Virtual Reality Camera

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Nokia has cut the price of its OZO virtual reality camera by 25 percent from its initial launch price, the Finnish company said on Thursday. Nokia, whose

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Knock, Knock! Google Duo Video Call is Here

(Reuters) – Now, all you need is a phone number to start a video call with any contact who uses an Android- or iOS-based smartphone. Google on Tuesday launched Google

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Facebook’s News Feed to Show Fewer ‘Clickbait’ Headlines

By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc’s <FB.O> News Feed will show fewer “clickbait” headlines over the next few weeks, the company announced Thursday, as it seeks to

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New Instagram Feature Makes Content Disappear After 24 Hours

(Reuters) – Instagram, the photo-sharing app owned by Facebook, is taking aim at fast-growing messaging app Snapchat with a new feature that gives users the option to make pictures and

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Facebook, Twitter Co-Operated with Brazil Probe of Alleged Militants

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The judge overseeing the probe that led to the arrest last week of suspected Islamist militants in Brazil said Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. co-operated

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