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Facebook Messenger Has A Snapchat-like New Feature!

By Ane Fallarme - Dec 22, 2016 09:38 PM EST

Facebook Messenger's new feature looks a lot like a Snapchat copy, but it's not!

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Donald Trump And Southeast Asia: The US Deal With Taiwan and China Under Donald Trump Administration. New Face Of US Foreign Policy?

By Michael Davis - Dec 06, 2016 05:00 PM EST

Donald Trump is taking diplomacy in an unusual medium. He should understand the importance of Southeast Asia as a strategic location both in economy and defense.

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Youtube's Community Social Network Allows Creators to Interact with Fans

By Staff Reporter - Sep 14, 2016 05:29 PM EDT

Live Texts, Still Images, Animated GIFs, and the classic video - YouTube Community allows content creators have so much more ways to communicate with viewers!

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Suicide Risk Can Increase in Online Groups -- Here's What to Watch For

By Anna Ridle - Sep 13, 2016 01:30 PM EDT

Social connectedness is often seen as a suicide preventer, but a recent study shows that in certain situations it may increase suicide risk.

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Facebook: "No, we don't record your conversations"

By Peter R - Jun 06, 2016 09:48 AM EDT

The social media company denied allegations it eavesdrops on its users, responding to recent reports that suggested Facebook could be using a phone's microphone to listen in on its users.

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Facebook May Force You To Install Messenger in Your Smartphone

By Jenn Loro - Jun 05, 2016 11:50 AM EDT

Facebook is positioning its very own messaging app, Messenger, by forcing users to install the mobile app into their devices. In summer, will reportedly disable messaging via Facebook mobile web app as the company transfers all messaging activities to Messenger.

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Legend of Zelda Wii U Release Date and News: Twilight Princess May Be Available In the West Soon

By Jenn Loro - Jun 02, 2016 09:56 AM EDT

Legend of Zelda fans will surely have a reason to get excited following Akira Himekawa’s announcement regarding a localized manga version of the Twilight Princess in a bid to capture western markets. A Japanese manga release has already been confirmed for the said Zelda title with no official word yet from the publishers regarding a manga release to suit western audiences.

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Iran Orders Parking Social Media User Data On Internal Servers

By Peter R - Jun 01, 2016 08:45 AM EDT

New guidelines issued by the Supreme Council of Cyberspace have to complied with in one year, the government has ordered.

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Twitter to Stop Including Links and Photos To Its 140-Character Limit

By Jenn Loro - May 20, 2016 09:26 AM EDT

Microblogging service Twitter is planning to allow users to post longer tweets by discontinuing to count links and images to its 140-character limit. The social media giant is currently struggling to attract a steady flow of new users while its shares plummet over the past year.

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Michael Schumacher Health Status News and Rumors: Former Ferrari President Confident For F1 Champion's Recovery

By Jenn Loro - May 19, 2016 09:36 AM EDT

Seven-time F1 World Champion Michael Shumacher is reportedly ‘reacting’ according to former Ferrari exec Luca Di Montezemolo who expressed confidence in his gradual. The racing legend has been out of the prying media’s eyes following a media blackout since his tragic skiing accident more than two years in the Swiss Alps.

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YouTube Now Provides Messaging Feature in Mobile App

By Jenn Loro - May 14, 2016 11:25 AM EDT

In an effort to keep a hold on its massive audience, YouTube is experimenting a new messaging add-on that allows people to share and talk about video content without switching to other apps for other social networking purposes. The move comes at a time when many social media platforms are increasingly incorporating YouTube-like features to keep their user base from switching to rival apps.

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Miami Heat Rumors: Dwayne Wade Criticized In 'O Canada' Flo

By Jenn Loro - May 11, 2016 09:42 AM EDT

Heat guard Dwayne Wade apologized for taking warm-up shots for 20 seconds as ‘O Canada’ was being played in the background in a pregame routine last Saturday which ended in a home loss for Miami. Following the national anthem flop and Game 3 loss last weekend, Wade led the Heat in a remarkable comeback victory on Monday that tied both Miami and Toronto 2-2 in the series.

Facebook wins a lawsuit in China! No name rip-off of the social media giant!

Facebook wins a lawsuit in China! No name rip-off of the social media giant!

By Ajay Kadkol - May 10, 2016 09:23 AM EDT

Facebook, the social media giant has supposedly won a rare lawsuit in China! Yes, China! The same place where Apple had no chance of winning theirs. Facebook have been victorious in a rare copyright victory in China after a Beijing court dismissed a local company's attempt to register "face book" as a separate trademark.In the ruling that was out, the company that registered for a trade mark had in fact violated moral principle according to the court ruling with "obvious intention to duplicate and copy from another high-profile trademark." The decision was come to a conclusion back in April itself but due to little or null coverage of news regarding this, you might now have read or heard about this anywhere. Now you do!

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Facebook Pays $ 10 K Bounty To 10-Year-Old For Instagram Hack

By Peter R - May 06, 2016 10:04 AM EDT

The Finnish boy exposed a flaw in Instagram's API that allowed deletion of comments without authorization.

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WWE News and Rumors: Chris Jericho Appearing In Backstage Despite Exit Announcement on Twitter

By Jenn Loro - May 04, 2016 12:03 PM EDT

Chris Jericho is back at trolling and teasing WWE fans again after a supposedly ‘farewell’ tweet. Yet, the Twitter-loving and six-time WWE champion showed up on Monday Raw and assaulted Dean Ambrose with a potted ‘Mitch’ plant.

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