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5 reasons why Ello isn’t the second coming of Facebook

The idea of Ello and the actual user experience are completely different.

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Meet Ello, an ad-free social network that's proudly pro-privacy (but with caveats)

The site still gathers certain types of data about users

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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.

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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.