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Twitter is watching how you use your phone but it can be stopped

Twitter updated its mobile apps to monitor the other software that users have installed, but provided an easy way out of the change for those worried about it.

10 hours ago from The Independent

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Canada's CBC websites hacked by pro-Syrian group

Canadian national broadcaster CBC said Thursday hackers had briefly compromised its website in an attack claimed by supporters of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad.

2 hours ago from

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EU Parliament votes to break up Google

The European Parliament voted overwhelmingly for the break-up of Google Thursday in a largely symbolic vote that nevertheless cast another blow in the four-year standoff between Brussels and ...

6 hours ago from

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EU wants Google 'right to be forgotten' deletions to apply everywhere

EU regulators want the controversial 'right to be forgotten' ruling, which allows people to have pages about themselves scrubbed from the search engine, to be applied across the internet, including ...

Wed 26 Nov 14 from The Independent

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Kim Dotcom's legal team exits as Megaupload founder runs out of money

Kim Dotcom’s once lavish lifestyle is but a distant memory. During a recent teleconference at London’s unBound Digital event, the Megaupload founder revealed that his legal team ...

24 hours ago from Techspot

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The EU Wants to Extend Its 'Right To Be Forgotten' Around the World

Earlier this year, the European Union Court of Justice ruled that people could ask Google to delete sensitive information from its Internet search results. Now, it wants to extend the measure ...

9 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Twitter Testing Engagement Stats In Tweets

We often see Twitter experimenting with new features and it appears to be doing something along the same lines these days. The new feature Twitter is testing shows engagement stats directly ...

36 minutes ago from Ubergizmo

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Rare early shakespeare compilation found in small French library

A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's plays published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of a small town in northern France, a librarian ...

20 hours ago from

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Advertising watchdog takes on YouTube vloggers over paid-for videos

Video bloggers are on the rise. And the British advertising watchdog might just have seriously upset them.

Wed 26 Nov 14 from The Independent

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Report: Twitter in talks to grab Bieber-backed Shots app

App specializing in selfies a possible acquisition target for Twitter.        

8 hours ago from USA today

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