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Court ruling offers mixed view of boss's access to Facebook

Social media law evolves with a recent federal court ruling that recognizes some Facebook data can stay private under the Stored Communications Act.

Twitter's going public: Who cares?

Who wins, loses, or draws in the aftermath of Twitter's IPO.

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Twitter finally files for IPO

The day has come. Twitter is going public.

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Facebook's Zuckerberg gives IPO advice, reluctantly, to Twitter

Would you take IPO advice from a man whose company's own public offering was beset by technical glitches?

FTC: Facebook privacy policy review part of regular monitoring

The FTC's review comes as Facebook's proposed policy changes cause controversy.

See ya, SMS: Social messaging apps do more, for free

Social apps combining messaging, games, and stickers are already huge in Asia—and quickly growing here.

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Facebook and Yahoo join motions to disclose national security requests

Google and Microsoft already have filed such motions, saying they can't allay users' concerns about privacy without evidence.

Your Facebook conversations are now fodder for news orgs’ Public Feeds

Facebook aims to compete with Twitter as a source of real-time news around current events.

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Ads are on the way for Instagram's 150 million users

The photo-sharing app has to translate its growth into profit, so get ready to see some ads in the next year.

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Facebook offers real-time feed of user data to online and TV news

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Facebook revealed a new tool that enables news organisations to tap into user comments and display them online or on TV in real-time.