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WTF, Internet? Stop it with the terrible parenting apps and baby wars

WTF, Internet? This week's Web indiscretion comes courtesy of TweetPee, and any other app turning parenting into a digital horror story - as well as all those trying to separate the babied to the unbabied among us. Can't we all just get…
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How social media created (and destroyed) Tila Tequila

Tila Tequila was a reality star for the digital age. Now she's a fear-mongering conspiracy theorist. The very thing that catapulted the unknown into relative super-stardown - the Internet - is the same thing that tore her down. What…
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Miss Netiquette’s Guide to romance on Social Networks

Social media can be a tricky thing to navigate and no one has written the rules on codes of conduct. We're here to help you with best practices for sites Web-wide, and the includes the dos and don'ts of digital dating.
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This week in Facebook news

In this week's Facebook news, Facebook adds more emojis, courts Waze, and finds out how many of your are friends with your mom.
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Twitter’s Mother’s Day PSA: Get the f*$# off of Twitter this Sunday

If there's one day of the year that you should stay off of Twitter, Twitter says that Mother's Day is it.
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The next big thing in medicine? Live-tweeting and Vining surgeries

In the UK's first live Vine-recorded surgery, Spire Bushey Hospital live-tweeted a hip dysplasia surgery step-by-step without sparing important details.
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The Onion explains how it got hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army

The Onion wants the public to know how it momentarily lost control of its Twitter account to the Syrian Electronic Army and how it can be avoided later.
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Twitter’s latest acquisition means it’s about to get a whole lot faster

Twitter scooped up scalable computing startup Ubalo, which we suspect will be used to speed up search and improve keyword ad targeting.

Facebook Home now available on HTC One, Samsung Galaxy S4, and Sony Xperia ZL

Facebook announced that its Home software has reached one million downloads, then subsequently released an update making it available on new devices. This is the first update Home has received since mid-April.
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100 days in, what do we know about Vine?

Twitter is mum on Vine statistics but Unruly has dug up some interesting numbers after monitoring 10 million Vines shared on Twitter in one month.
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Can the Syrian Electronic army weaponize Twitter to topple Western media?

In an interview with the Syrian Electronic Army, we talked to its 24 year old leader "The Shadow" to get a glimpse of the SEA's motivations and agenda.
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No, there is no screenshot warning feature heading to Instagram, says Instagram

Don't freak out. Instagram doesn't snitch on you for screenshots - those rumors are just Twitter fodder started by some confusion. Here's what Instagram has to say about all this.