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Make friends in-flight on Virgin America’s new social network

Could the next big tech idea come to life aboard a Virgin plane? The airline is helping LinkedIn connections meet mid-air.

How to reclaim your email when LinkedIn’s Intro shuts down

LinkedIn is getting rid of its Intro strips for Mail in iOS, which could affect your email access if you don’t uninstall the service from your phone.

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Obama administration forges deal with tech companies over data requests

The agreement with Facebook, Google, Microsoft and others lets them give more information on the government's data requests

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Help Grandma with her Facebook settings using AVG’s new privacy tools

AVG’s PrivacyFix software plugs into your social networks to figure out where your privacy settings are lacking.

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Volunteering is work, too: LinkedIn now connects you to nonprofits

LinkedIn launched a Volunteer Marketplace for professionals to pad their resumes with nonprofit work.

Facebook tops US social networking charts, but users diversifying

Facebook remains universal favorite, but LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram also are seeing growth.

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RallyPoint applies LinkedIn's model to the military

A professional social network for military service members and veterans is making a play for employers to make job-hunting easier.

Job Hunting Apps

Six essential apps every job hunter needs on their phone

Looking for employment today is all about personal connections, freelancing, and moving quickly. These apps give you a high-tech way to find your dream gig.

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LinkedIn's mobile Intro tool called a lure for phishing hacks

Some people think a lot can go wrong if you have your emails pass through LinkedIn's servers with the company's new Intro technology.

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LinkedIn Intro embeds professional profiles into Mail for iOS

Learn more about the people who email you without leaving Apple's default Mail app.