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Vine update for iOS adds the ability to import video clips

You can use the built-in Camera app on your phone to shoot (even in slow-mo) and then import that footage into Vine. Finally.

Clockwise Podcast: Mobile disasters, social networks, and tech pet peeves

What social networks are good for (absolutely something?), mobile-device disasters, our biggest tech pet peeves, and what we'd like to change about Twitter. With guests Philip Michaels and Dan Miller.

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Twitter to remove images of deceased upon request

The move comes with some conditions, however.

Twitter intrudes on your Timeline with favorites that look like retweets

People are not happy about Twitter’s latest experiment.

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10 changes Twitter needs to make right now to stop abuse

Harassment is all too common on Twitter. We have a few ideas the network can use to become a safer space.

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The Premier League has had it up to here with all your soccer Vines

And England's top-flight soccer league is vowing to keep all those six-second highlight reels off social media during its coming season.

Twitter promises to fix policies after bullies target Robin Williams’s daughter

The network hasn’t said what those policy changes will be, but it’s about time.

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Twitter sets the stage for video ads

A new program, now in beta, allows for paid video content in people's feeds.

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Classic Facebook "Color Changer" scam makes another comeback

When malware masquerades as a feature enhancement, some users inevitably get duped.

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Pinterest’s new messaging feature makes group planning easier

Every social network is on board with group chat, but in Pinterest’s case it actually makes sense.

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Foursquare finally pulls the trigger on its new app: Check-ins out, recommendations in

The revamped, relaunched Foursquare aims to take on Yelp with tips you didn’t even knew you needed.

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In search of a social site that doesn't lie

Facebook and OKCupid experiment on users. So what's wrong with that?

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Here’s free Internet! But you can only use Facebook-approved apps

The social network’s humanitarian mission to get the world online is, of course, skewed toward Facebook.

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Whiskey is a social lubricant and a social network, thanks to Distiller

The whiskey recommendation engine is now giving discerning drinkers a way to chat about booze.

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Facebook gives up on Gifts, again

The social network wants you to buy stuff from your News Feed, but gift cards weren’t that appealing.