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Page and Zuckerberg say NSA surveillance program is news to them

Google CEO Larry Page and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday issued personal statements denying any knowledge of the National Security Agency's Prism surveillance program.

Obama addresses Prism surveillance, says government isn't listening to your calls

In an effort to quell outrage over the National Security Agency's surveillance programs, President Obama says the government is striking a balance between security and privacy.

Japanese Internet icon, free from prison, starts app design firm

A Japanese entrepreneur who founded one of the country's largest web portals and was a national celebrity before being jailed for securities fraud is now free and has launched a firm to develop smartphone apps.

Twitter boosts Lists limit 50-fold, supports more accounts

Like segregating your followees into manageable groups? Now you can't complain about bumping up against Twitter's List limitations.

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Welcome to the new Tumblr: cat GIFs and more ads

Yahoo doesn’t want to ruin the community Tumblr has created, but the company needs Tumblr to make money to justify its $1.1 billion price tag.

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It's official: Yahoo will buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion

After a weekend full of rumor and speculation, Yahoo confirms its plans to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash.

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Could a Tumblr deal fix Yahoo's square reputation?

Rumors are swirling that Yahoo is really, really interested in buying Tumblr to appeal to teens.

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Google+ becomes an attractive network still without a niche

Google added a slew of new features to its fledgling social network, Google+, but can any new network compete with the power of Facebook?

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9 social media mistakes your business must avoid

One errant or rogue post can derail your business’s reputation. Learn what not to do from these real-world cautionary tales.

Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr get social on Google Glass

While Google promotes its Glass head-mounted display as a new way for people to receive and document information on the fly, several social networking companies including Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr now want a piece of the action, by offering social applications on the device.

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