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Alternative to Facebook In Very Early Stages of Ramp-Up

Ello has only been available online for little over a month, but it’s popularity is growing. It claims to be the alternative to the world’s largest social network.



Hackers Leak Hundreds Of Nude Celebrity Photos Online, Causing Many To Worry About Privacy

Dan Ackerman, Senior Editor of C-NET, says people should never treat their pictures and online activity as 100% private.


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Social Media Today: Diversity Data, Foursquare Rebrands, New Oculus Project

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.


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Amazon Introduces Its Own, Specialized Smartphone

The key to the Fire Phone is its linked Amazon Prime subscription service.


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Research Claims Your Cat Thinks You’re Just Another (Big!) Cat

According to Dr. John Bradshaw, who’s studied felines for over 30 years and wrote the tome Cat Sense, cats tend to think of humans as big, lazy, overgrown fellow cats.


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Ubiquitous Connections Are a Hallmark of 2014 Consumer Electronics Show

LG is one of many companies getting in on the game with a wristband that monitors fitness, controls music playback, and tells you when a phone call or a text message comes in.


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There Are Still Ways To Hide On Facebook Despite Changes To Privacy Settings

What’s a person to do, now that any of Facebook’s one billion users can search for you by name?


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3 On Your Side: High-Tech Emergency Devices

3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about the next generation in high-tech disaster help.



T-Mobile Makes Potential Game Changing Move Away From Cell Contracts

T-Mobile may be the smallest major wireless provider but it’s just made a big move to shake up how most of us pay for phones and cell service.



Social Media Network Launches App For Video Blogging

It’s already being called the “Instagram for video,” letting users share six second video clips.


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$100 Will Let You Message Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Do you have thoughts about the new Facebook search engine or anything else you’d like to share with its CEO? For a cool $100 you can message Mark Zuckerberg.


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Online Pressure Helps Scuttle Warrantless Email Surveillance Bill

A report that the Senate Judiciary Committee was considering allowing federal agencies warrantless access to Americans’ email could not withstand the wave of criticism it met online.


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Two New Faster, Sharper ‘Nook’ Tablet Computers Unveiled

Bookstore chain Barnes & Noble has taken the wraps off two new models of their “Nook” e-reader, featuring sharper screens and a lower price than competing devices.


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Apple’s New Operating System Available For Download

Many iPhone and iPad users now can download an operating system upgrade from Apple that makes big changes to some key features.


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3 On Your Side: Apple Unveils iPhone 5

It’s the day that iPhone users have been waiting for.