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Symphony review: A so-so social media manager that does wonders with pictures

Symphony makes your social updates stand out with beautiful images, but it's not the best social network manager out there.

Report: Apple buys Topsy for at least $200 million, gaining deep access to Twitter

Topsy analyzes social data across the Web, including all of Twitter's stream

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Sidecar and Lyft switch from donations to minimum fares in California

Sidecar says it's introducing minimum fares and rival service Lyft is reportedly making the move away from donation-based fares, too.

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Beehive ID advises who's real and who's an Internet fake

Dear Internet bots and sockpuppets: Your days are numbered, because the Beehive ID service is out to spot the frauds online.

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Some teens may indeed be anti-Facebook

This is one of the first times that the social network has identified a decrease in its teenage users. Where are they going? It may be Twitter.

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Buffer encrypts access tokens after spammer hack

Buffer, a service for scheduling social media posts, said Sunday it has strengthened its security after spammers gained access to its network.

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LinkedIn's mobile Intro tool called a lure for phishing hacks

Some people think a lot can go wrong if you have your emails pass through LinkedIn's servers with the company's new Intro technology.

Jive sharpens social-collaboration suite's expertise directory, task management

Jive revamped the employee directory of its enterprise social-networking suite to make it easier for users to find colleagues whose expertise they can tap.

Tibco beefs up its Tibbr enterprise social networking suite

Enterprise social networking suites like Tibbr are often referred to as "Facebooks for businesses" because they offer social features such as profiles, microblogging, groups, discussions, and ratings.

Image is everything: upgrade your small business Web presence with photographs

Images can showcase products, tell a story about your business, and speak to your customers with more immediacy.