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Weekly Rewind: Massive Prius recall, Note 7 woes get worse, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from…
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Instagram just came to Windows 10 tablets — will the iPad be next?

Filter fiends, get excited. Instagram has just made its Windows 10 debut. On Thursday, the Facebook-owned photo editing and sharing app announced its arrival on tablets running Windows 10.
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When unfriending isn’t enough, here’s how to block someone on Facebook

Need a break from an abusive Facebook friend or someone you simply can't stand? This guide will show you how to block them entirely, or keep them from constantly filling your News Feed with unwanted posts.
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Twitter will show one of the world’s biggest horse races in sports live-streaming push

The Melbourne Cup is one of the world's biggest horse races and Twitter's gearing up to live-stream the event. Continuing its push into sports streaming, Twitter will show the build up, race itself, and post-race analysis live from…
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LinkedIn updates app in bid to become your go-to source for business news

LinkedIn is adding a number of news-oriented customization and discovery features to its mobile app to help you get the most out of your feed. It's even borrowed a couple of functions from social media rival Twitter.
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Pinterest hits 150M monthly users milestone as more men sign up to platform

A substantial increase in male signups has helped Pinterest to reach 150 million monthly active users, 70 million of which are based in the U.S., making it more popular in its domestic market than its rival Twitter.
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Periscope now lets you produce streams using professional cameras, VR, and more

Twitter’s Periscope is expanding its live-streaming capability by allowing creators to broadcast from external devices, such as professional cameras, games, and VR. The move brings the service even closer to rivals YouTube and Facebook…
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Tired of Clinton and Trump? How to block political posts on Facebook

Political banter on social media can be quite unsavory to say the least. Here are a few ways to rid your Facebook News Feed of politics, so you won't have to endure another post regarding Trump or Clinton again.

Cashing in on his 15 minutes of fame, Ken Bone decides to go with … UberSelect

Red-sweater-wearing undecided voter Ken Bone drew national attention when he asked about energy policy during the second presidential debate. He has now decided -- but it has nothing to do with the presidential election.
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Facebook now lets you use Google Cast or AirPlay to stream video on your TV

Want to enjoy Facebook videos on your TV instead of smartphone? Facebook has enabled a new feature on its mobile app that allows you to do so. Simply click the button, hit the TV icon, and select which device you want to stream to.

‘How and where do I vote?’ Google is making it easier to find out

It has helped you find all the information you need to make an informed decision this November, and now it's helping you put that decision to action. Google now tells you where to vote and who's on the ballot.

Tinder helps you get more matches with “swipeworthy” Smart Photos

In an effort to always present the best version of you, the dating app Tinder has introduced Smart Photos. It promises to make you "swipeworthy" -- just what every gal (and guy) has ever wanted to hear!