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Meet YouNow, the Live-Casting App that Teens Love and Parents Fear

Meet YouNow, the Live-Casting App that Teens Love and Parents Fear Dan TynanTech ColumnistApril 13, 2015 https://www.yahoo.com/tech/meet-younow-the-live-casting-app-that-teens-love-115982018424.html I am sitting here watching a bored girl smoke a cigarette. I click, and a 15-year-old is eating ravioli from a bowl while … Continue reading

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Iran protests meet the social Web: What we’ve learned

June 17th, 2009 Posted by Larry Dignan @ 4:09 am http://blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=19845&tag=nl.e019 The aftermath of the Iranian election has provided quite a case study of the intersection between social media, the increasing difficulty of censorship and government affairs. As most folks … Continue reading

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Oh, the irony: ‘Twitter’ used to be whaling slang

May 7, 2009 12:02 PM PDT by Caroline McCarthy news.cnet.com Whenever Twitter’s servers take a tumble–which, longtime users undoubtedly recall, used to be pretty frequently–the microblogging service brings up an image of a whale being lifted out of the water … Continue reading

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