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Mobile web snapshot: Pinterest, Tumblr capture eyeballs and dollars

Facebook conquered smartphones with its mobile-first push, but it isn’t the only social game in town.

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Facebook testing mobile searches for old posts

The feature lets users search for posts they've previously seen from friends and Pages.

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Analysis of Ferguson tweets shows Twitter's quick grip on the news

Nearly 150,000 tweets appeared a full two days before cable news networks covered it

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Twitter to remove images of deceased upon request

The move comes with some conditions, however.

Facebook 'Find Friends Nearby' Brings Privacy Concerns

It might be nice to know if one of your Facebook friends is nearby, but you don't really want to broadcast your present location to every random stranger with a Facebook app.

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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?

Twitter looks to give context to hashtags

What's that hashtag mean? You may soon be able to find out.

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Facebook moves all mobile chat to Messenger app

You'll no longer be able to send messages from Facebook's main mobile app

Live every day like it's Throwback Thursday with Timehop

This app creates a daily time capsule that's all about you.

Use Social Apps, But Be Careful

Skout has shut down access to minors following a string of alleged sexual assaults related to using the flirting app. Social apps can be useful, but you have to use discretion.