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Google+ now allows fake names on the network, but that doesn’t mean Google has stopped caring about your identity.
Since the social network's inception, Google had required that people use their real names in profiles, but that's changing now.
The month-long tournament sparked more than international rivalry—it generated hundreds of millions of posts, comments, tweets, and likes across both networks.
The anonymous app’s Monday update adds a Facebook login and better discovery tools.
The networking site wants to offer a Google Alert-style service for your professional life.
Somebody better call the burn ward.
The company's Connected app uses a cards interface to deliver updates on people's contacts
DARPA keeps an eye on social networks to prevent “strategic surprise.”
Foursquare fans aren’t getting games back in the main app, but Swarm’s latest improvements could help smooth the unbundling transition.
With a new feature and new round of funding, Yik Yak wants to be the bulletin board for your life.
EPIC contends that Facebook 'purposefully messed with people's minds' when it manipulated their news feeds to measure emotional responses
This week on the podcast born on the 10th of July, we discuss podcasting, Android Wear smartwatches, Apple's new pricing strategies, and Facebook toying with your emotions. Plus we fire up the barbecue grill for the long holiday weekend in the ol' U.S.A.! With guests Philip Michaels and Jon Phillips.
The network constantly tweaks the content it shows you, which makes its emotional manipulation expected if not acceptable.
Sit back and watch your video views climb.
First they came for your Facebook News Feed, and now mobile app install ads are going to be all up in your Twitter Timeline.