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Yahoo buys mobile app analytics company Flurry

Yahoo is buying app analytics start-up company Flurry for roughly $300 million to help grow its mobile advertising business.

24 hours ago from The Independent

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Share button may share your browsing history, too

One in 18 of the world's top 100,000 websites track users without their consent using a previously undetected cookie-like tracking mechanism embedded in 'share' buttons. A new study by researchers ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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LinkedIn to buy ad tech company Bizo for $175M

(AP)—LinkedIn says it is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals.

22 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Facebook lets users squirrel items away

Facebook on Monday began letting people squirrel away online tidbits such as links to chew on more thoroughly later.

Mon 21 Jul 14 from Phys.org

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Social networks rank among the worst companies in terms of customer satisfaction

Airlines and Internet service providers are often associated with poor customer satisfaction and according to a recent survey from the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), social media ...

7 hours ago from Techspot

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Local Stores See Google Maps Offer Detailed Ads

We have seen changes made to Google Maps from time to time, and most of the time, such changes are more than welcome. At the moment, those of us who simply are unable to live without ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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StubHub was victim of cyber fraud ring; arrests to be announced

SEATTLE/BOSTON (Reuters) - eBay Inc's StubHub online ticket resale service said it was the victim of a massive international cyber fraud ring, the details of which authorities plan to disclose ...

2 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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German court allows patients to grow medical marijuana

A German court ruled for the first time Tuesday that seriously ill patients may grow their own marijuana for medical purposes in certain cases.

18 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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eBay brings its RedLaser barcode-scanner app to Google Glass

You might know eBay as the website where you can buy a rare NES game for a hundred grand, but the company also has its own barcode scanner, called RedLaser. It's been out on Android and iOS ...

12 hours ago from Engadget

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Record label sues YouTube star for using its artists' house music

Music used in Michelle Phan's tutorial videos may have caught up with her.

8 hours ago from Arstechnica

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