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Tech Tips: Facebook Ads, Tracking And You

NEW YORK (AP) — If you use Facebook, the specific ads you see have been based mostly on what you do on Facebook — your profile information, status updates, likes and interests. That’s changing. The […]

06/19/2014

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Cheese! Small Businesses Get Sales Off Instagram

NEW YORK (AP) — A picture is worth thousands of dollars for Limelight Extensions. Phones start ringing at the Farmington Hills, Michigan, salon each time co-owner Miranda Jade Plater posts pictures on photo-sharing app Instagram. […]

06/18/2014

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Hashtag Hounds Rack Up Followers With Wacky Antics

(AP) — Tuna, the hound so homely he’s irresistible, peeks out from beneath his blanket, baring his row of buck teeth in a slapstick smile for the camera. Courtney Dasher of Los Angeles rescued the […]

06/11/2014

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Volume of encrypted email rising amid spying fears

The volume of email cloaked in encryption technology is rapidly rising as Google, Yahoo, Facebook and other major Internet companies try to shield their users’ online communications from government spies and other snoops. Google and […]

06/03/2014

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Zuckerberg, Wife Gift $120M To Schools

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $120 million to public schools in the San Francisco Bay Area. The couple’s gift will be spread over the […]

05/30/2014

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Thune Takes High Tech Companies, FCC On A Tour

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Representatives from AOL, Yelp and Facebook and two members of the Federal Communications Commission are in Sioux Falls. They joined Sen. John Thune Thursday on a tour of businesses that […]

05/29/2014

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White And Male, Google Releases Diversity Data

In a groundbreaking disclosure, Google revealed how very white and male its workforce is.

05/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO - MAY 07:  Gas prices over $3.50 per gallon are seen at a service station May 7, 2007 in San Francisco, California. Gas prices reached a record national average price of $3.07 per gallon of regular unleaded, up over twenty cents in the past two weeks. San Francisco leads the nation with the highest average price of $3.49 per gallon.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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Pit Bull Who Mauled 4-Year-Old Won’t Be Put Down Following Online Campaign To Save Dog

A Phoenix judge on Tuesday spared the life of a pit bull that mauled a 4-year-old boy last month and touched off a polarizing Internet debate on mercy, blame and animal violence.

03/26/2014

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More Than 40,000 People Support Facebook Page To Save Dog That Mauled 4-Year-Old Boy

A dog that mauled a 4-year-old Phoenix boy has received thousands of pleas for mercy through a Facebook campaign ahead of a court hearing to decide his fate.

03/17/2014

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