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Mail merge master class: Exporting Outlook contacts to Excel for data management

Part One: Start with exporting your Outlook contacts to a .CSV file.

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Racist query terms in Google Maps trigger the White House in results

A Google spokeswoman apologized for the issue, but did not explain what causes it.

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Obama's new Twitter account stays with the office

The @POTUS account has already amassed nearly 1.5 million followers

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Anti-Islamic video could go back on YouTube after copyright ruling

The video, while controversial, cannot be removed on copyright grounds, judges ruled

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How to make Dropbox more secure without spending a cent

Most of what you need to defend your data is right inside Dropbox.

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Facebook tackles 'myths' about Internet.org, says it's no walled garden

The service for underserved markets is only successful if it lets users reach the broader web, the company said Wednesday

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Law firm challenges net neutrality rules, saying they're too weak

The FCC failed to enforce several telecom regulations, including last-mile network sharing, the petition says.

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FCC denies requests to delay net neutrality rules

The ageny still faces seven lawuits challenging the regulations

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Some Flickr users facing browser support woes

Users have reported problems downloading photos or posting comments

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Hacked advertising platform sent users to the Nuclear exploit kit

The company affected, Mad Ads Media, was quick to investigate, Trend Micro said

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Facebook study disputes the 'echo chamber' effect

Almost 30 percent of news articles shared by users cut across ideological lines, Facebook researchers say

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Facebook's software smarts put cold storage on a power diet

The company's new backup storage centers get by with less energy

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Social media plays central role in Sierra Leone political crackdown

Amnesty International joins calls to government to stop abusing Ebola emergency measures