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2 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

Meet Sobrr, the anti-Facebook app

What would you do if you only had one day to live? Probably not spend time downloading and fiddling with a mobile app, we're guessing.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Facebook

7 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Class action against Facebook for privacy violations attracts 60,000 users

An Austrian law student said his class action challenging Facebook for alleged privacy violations had gathered support from 60,000 users and passed its first legal review.

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Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software

11 hrs ago | Click Orlando

10 areas with the highest private school enrollment

This is according to a new study conducted by real estate site Trulia, which came up with a list of the top 10 metro areas with the highest private school enrollment.

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Related Topix: Trulia, Baton Rouge, LA, Family, Kids

15 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

HP reports surprise growth as PC sales climb

HP's revenue climbed 1 percent to $27.6 billion for the quarter ended July 31, the company announced Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Science / Technology, Microsoft Windows

19 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Biz Break: Pandora overwhelmingly white, close to gender equality

Today: Pandora Media releases workforce diversity data that shows Oakland's largest tech company to be more than 70 percent white and nearly equal along gender lines.

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Related Topix: Pandora, Pandora Media, Banking, Financial Services, Silicon Valley Bancshares, Oakland, CA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KEPR CBS 19

Islamic State militants behead American, threaten another

In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley - and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Facebook, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

New York Daily News

Elizabeth Vargas, Marc Cohn divorcing: report

Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn attend the premiere of 'Promised Land' in happier times in December 2012 in New York.

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Related Topix: 20/20, Entertainment, Television, Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network

TheBostonChannel.com

Faster Netflix streaming coming to Time Warner Cable

Netflix is opening up its wallet once again to improve streaming speeds on one of the country's largest Internet providers.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Internet Service Providers, Opinion

KIMA

B&N, Samsung unveil reading-focused Nook tablet

Barnes & Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller's own Nook tablets.

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Related Topix: Barnes & Noble, Retail, Barnes and Noble, Cameras, Google

Click2Houston

Social media deals with James Foley beheading

ISIS militants claim to have executed American journalist James Foley in retaliation for U.S. air strikes in Iraq.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, FOX News Network

Prince George Citizen

Apple's stock soars to new high amid rising hopes for bigger-screen iPhone, other ...

Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs.

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Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone, Steve Jobs, Apple, Cupertino, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Computers

Tri-cityherald.com

Aniston, Hamm, Hudson set to Stand Up to Cancer

They are among the stars slated to appear on "Stand Up to Cancer," the hour-long telethon set to air Sept.

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Related Topix: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Facebook

Brush News-Tribune

111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man

Sakari Momoi, a 111-year-old Japanese retired educator, poses for a photo after receiving a certificate from a Guinness World Records official, left, in Tokyo Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Bethany: Last day at high-kill shelter for beautiful mama cat and her 7 kittens

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

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Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Facebook

The Fresno Bee

Designer sues Barnes & Noble over backpack profits

The Daily News reports the school had assigned Rubio to enter Barnes & Noble's "Back to Campus" contest.

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Related Topix: Barnes & Noble, Retail, Barnes and Noble, Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network

SanLuisObispo.com

Ballmer ends long relationship with Microsoft

Ballmer, the company's former chief executive, resigned Tuesday as a member of Microsoft's board, his main affiliation with the company after leaving the top job in February.

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Related Topix: Microsoft

KION 46

Support grows for officer who shot teen

While the nation is watching and hearing the angry protests in support of black shooting victim Michael Brown, a different kind of support is being voiced for the white police officer who fatally shot the unarmed teenager.

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Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software

Bellingham Herald

No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

In this Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 photo provided by Wasim Ahmad, Ahmad, left, and his wife, Lakshmi Ramsoondar-Ahmad, pose with their newborn son in Merrick, N.Y. Two days after his son was born, Ahmad bought the website domain with his son's name.

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Related Topix: Facebook, Social Software, Merrick, NY, Parenting

Sunherald.com

HTC makes Windows version of flagship One phone

HTC said it developed the new model at the request of Microsoft, which has been trying to boost its Windows Phone system.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Google

KDIF AM 1440 La Preciosa

Why Birds Are Igniting in Midair Over Cali...

A cutting-edge solar technology in California's Mojave Desert may have a bit too much cut.

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Related Topix: BrightSource Energy

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