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Facebook Launcher? Someone please say this is an April Fool’s gag.

Posted April 1, 2013 @ 2:35 pm CST by Alberto Lima

For the last few weeks, Facebook had been rumored to be making a big April announcement. Now with just a few days before the big reveal, the good folks at AndroidPolice seem to have gotten their hands on the APK of the upcoming Facebook phone. The short version of this story goes something like this – […]

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Posterous is dead, save your account!

Posted March 18, 2013 @ 1:14 pm CST by Kevin Jones

About a year ago, you may recall hearing that Twitter had acquired Posterous Spaces. Twitter has been on a tear buying up platforms like Posterous and Tweetdeck for quite some time now, to get rid of competition, to quell the growth of features they deem “not official”, to add features they need to stay competitive (Vine, […]

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T-Mobile suffering data service outages

Posted March 18, 2013 @ 11:02 am CST by Alberto Lima

Have you noticed that you haven’t received an email, status update, or been able to streaming music for the last 12 hours or so? Well if you’re on the Magenta network it’s because they’re suffering a major service disruption. We called up T-Mobile and were able to determined that the epicenter of the outage is […]

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Big Brother’s Watching: FBI warns Police to monitor THEIR social activity

Posted February 7, 2013 @ 2:32 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Here’s a big “duh!” moment for local police – Watch what you do online! It’s no secret that law enforcement officials have turned to social media to “investigate” crimes. As long as criminals are stupid enough to plan their crimes on Facebook, Twitter, or wherever it is that they share such intimacies, police will continue […]

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Instagram goes browser – the final velvet rope lifted

Posted February 6, 2013 @ 10:13 am CST by Alberto Lima

Back when Instagram first popped onto the scene, they invited everyone to take pictures of their everyday meanderings and share. All were welcomed as long as you had an iPhone. It was at once an internet status symbol and the ire of those who weren’t “cool enough” to party with digital photo filters. Instagram has […]

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The Pebble Smartwatch is on its way!

Posted January 23, 2013 @ 2:15 pm CST by Alberto Lima

If you’re one of the folks that supported Pebble’s Kickstarter campaign, you’ve been waiting for this bit of news for some time now. Today, Pebble has announced that the first run of Smartwatches are on their way to some customers. The compatible Android app is also going live in the Google Play Store by tomorrow […]

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Instagram blocks Twitter; is this “a better Instagram for everyone?”

Posted December 5, 2012 @ 11:21 am CST by Alberto Lima

Back when Instagram announced that its sale to Facebook was a done deal, they made a rather lofty promise that their acquisition meant “a better Instagram for everyone.” Today, many Twitter users have noticed that Instagram previews on their time lines appear either cropped or off-center; an annoyance sure, but why? Twitter has officially confirmed […]

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Facebook Groups Updated, Now Your private group isn’t so private

Posted November 28, 2012 @ 9:33 am CST by Alberto Lima

“Hey would you like to support my band, cause, or secret society? Join our Facebook Group!” And join you did – back in 2007. If you thought that once you left you’d never have to be reminded of that group you left years back, apparently that is not the case. Sometime in the last 20 […]

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California passes privacy law protecting your drunk tweets/Facebook updates

Posted September 28, 2012 @ 3:29 pm CST by Alberto Lima

A while back we warned you about those drunk tweets and questionable Facebook status updates you’ve been posting; not because we’re easily offended or anything, but just in case you were looking for a job (or were a university applicant) and those assholes they required you to give up your social media passwords as part of […]

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MySpace Trying to Bring The Sexy Back

Posted September 25, 2012 @ 2:00 pm CST by Tawnie

On Monday with a single tweet Justin Timberlake announced the new My Space. The new MySpace was shown in a Vimeo Video but from the video it looks like another version of Pinterest. Instead of wedding dresses, food, and cats there will be a lot of music featured. Justin Timberlake, an actor and former pop […]

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