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7 ways to use social media to get work done

Facebook, Twitter and other social tools don’t have to suck away your work day. Here are some strategies to use them productively.

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Popular on Twitter? Your Klout score might soon get you a discount on a TV

Lithium is showing off how it plans to make use of its Klout acquisition. And the plan includes helping retailers tap into Twitter users with high Klout scores to promote their products.

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Facebook may launch a Snapchat rival dubbed 'Slingshot' soon

The new app could be launched this month.

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Facebook grows up as a software firm, though some developers are wary

Facebook's new tools raise questions for some developers at F8

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Pinterest launches Guided Search to navigate you through its 30 billion pins

This mobile-first tool makes search more like discovery.

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Facebook tries to break the news with FB Newswire

The new tool will verify and surface news-related content on Facebook in real time

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Spam link flood prompts We Heart It to turn off Twitter sharing

The cause of the spam postings wasn't clear, however.

Reddit demotes technology subthread after posts were deleted

Posts containing Bitcoin, Obama and other terms were censored by moderators, Reddit says.

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Ads pushing app downloads are coming to Twitter

Advertisers can use a single interface to promote downloads of their mobile apps in other apps or directly from Twitter timelines

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Google opens the floodgates for new 'social' ads

Participating businesses can now distribute ads across the Web, which look like Google+ posts.