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Yorkie saves toddler from dog attack and is gravely injured

A hero Yorkie, Ezio, has a new FaceBook page today, July 22, and a successful fundraising campaign.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Lydia: Medical foster needed until July 25 for CIRD dog at high-kill SC shelter

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue , this beauty is running out of time at the high-kill upstate shelter.

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Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Startups, Greenville, SC

Mashable

William Shatner Slams Facebook App Designed for Celebs Like Him

Memo to Mark Zuckerberg: next time you launch an app aimed at making Facebook easier for celebrities, consider asking William Shatner to beta-test it first.

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The Bennington Banner

Mexico's circuses caught up in animal rights spat

Mexico's "circus wars" are heating up, with a growing movement to ban circus animals meeting rising anger from circus workers.

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Related Topix: Mexico, North America, World News, Social Software, Startups

Reuters

Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify at N.Y. forgery trial: prosecutors

The government will call Mark Zuckerberg to testify against an upstate New York man accused of trying to cheat the billionaire founder of Facebook Inc out of half his stake in the social media company, a federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Survey: Facebook scores low in customer satisfactionSurvey: Facebook...

Survey: Facebook scores low in customer satisfaction Social media companies are the fourth-lowest scoring with consumers after Internet service providers, subscription television companies and airlines.

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Related Topix: Startups, Social Software, Internet Service Providers

InfoWorld

EFF releases Chrome, Firefox plug-in to block third-party tracking

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a digital privacy rights group, has released a downloadable plug-in for Chrome and Firefox designed to stop third parties from tracking people's Web browsing.

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Related Topix: Privacy, CIO News, Social Software, Startups, Twitter

ComputerWorld

W3C wants to open the social Web for the enterprise

The W3C, which manages most of the widely used standards that power the Web, has partnered with the OpenSocial Foundation to develop ways for enterprise social software to trade information.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Dutch Twitter avatars go black demanding MH17 bodies' return

Hague: Dutch social media users are turning their profile photos black and tweeting the hashtag #BringThemHome as anger mounts that bodies from flight MH17 have not yet been repatriated from Ukraine.

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Press-Telegram

Mobile operations center near LAX will relay latest on a Century Cruncha problems

Metro officials will have their mobile command center next to their bridge demolition site near LAX in Los Angeles, Calif., on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Hillary Clinton would consider backing bid to limit money in politics

"That would prevent the abuse of our political system by excessive amounts of money if there is no other way to deal with the Citizen's United decision."

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Startups

India.com

Congress uses Facebook to source questions for assembly

Panaji, July 21 : Battered in the Lok Sabha polls and wracked by dissent, the Congress in Goa has taken to social media to source questions to be raised during Goa assembly session which begins Tuesday.

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WTMA-AM North Charleston

Reserve Cop Who Posted Offensive Cyclist Rant Resigns

A volunteer reserve police officer in California has resigned after a video that she posted in which she jokes about running over cyclists went viral.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Google to speed up Web with smaller photos

The search giant has developed a new kind of image format that promises to shrink the size of Web photos and graphic files down by about 35 percent.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Social Software

Switched

Didn't Read Facebook's Fine Print? Here's Exactly What It Says

So, like every other one of the world's 1.28 billion monthly active Facebook users , you blindly agreed to Facebook's Terms and Conditions without reading the fine print.

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The Independent

Miley Cyrus death hoax: Fans distraught after a Facebook scam goes...

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The Independent

Facebook and Twitter 'fuel doubling in complaints against doctors'

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Mashable

Why Facebook and Twitter Are Embracing Ecommerce

Facebook announced on Thursday that it has begun testing a Buy button that appears on ads and Page posts from a select group of businesses in the U.S. In effect, that means users can now purchase products advertised by these businesses without leaving the social network.

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Related Topix: Startups, Social Software, Twitter, Internet, Science / Technology

Examiner.com

Beyonce may be 'Queen Bey' but Shakira is the Queen of Facebook

Shakira is one who is personal with her fans on social media and it just makes us adore her more.

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Journal and Courier

Should online accounts die when you die?Should online accounts die...

Should online accounts die when you die? Or should you be able to pass them down to a family member much as you would letters? Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1mtrwO0 A printout of the Facebook page for Loren Williams, now deceased, at the Beaverton, Ore.

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