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How to follow every Dem. and Rep. presidential primary and caucus online

It's election season, and the primaries are just getting started. Here's how to keep track of the primaries, check out which candidates are winning the race to the nomination. We've got people to follow on Twitter, news apps, and…
Music

Beyoncé boosted Red Lobster's sales and Twitter popularity with one lyric

A day after Beyoncé mentioned Red Lobster in her new song "Formation," Red Lobster announced sales had increased on February 7 by 33 percent compared to the same date last year. In addition, Red Lobster was trending on Twitter for the…
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Your Valentine’s Day date could be a dog, and we mean that literally

Valentine's Day is around the corner and you just realized that you don't have a date. How about giving man's best friend a shot? The Bark 'N' Borrow app can help you find just what you're looking for.
Computing

Utah’s proposed anti-doxxing law draws criticism

Utah State Representative David Lifferth is proposing laws to clamp down on doxxing, but the wording of the legislature is being criticized as heavy-handed and having an unfairly wide berth.
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Facebook ordered to stop tracking non-users in France within three months

The French data protection authority has ordered Facebook to stop tracking non-users’ Web activity without their consent within three months or face fines. The issue concerns Facebook's use of cookies to gather data, which is then…
Social Media

Twitter just established its Trust & Safety Council to stop online abuse

"We are announcing the formation of the Twitter Trust & Safety Council, a new and foundational part of our strategy to ensure that people feel safe expressing themselves on Twitter," wrote Patricia Cartes, Head of Global Policy Outreach.
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Instagram addicts can finally switch between accounts with ease on iOS and Android

Instagram finally added a way to easily switch between multiple accounts on iOS and Android. Now, users can skip around between 5 different accounts with ease. Instagram addicts, businesses, and celebrities may use it a lot.
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Mark Zuckerberg shows off his Mandarin in first Facebook video of baby daughter Max

Mark Zuckerberg has shared the first Facebook video of his daughter Max in celebration of the Chinese new year. Fittingly, the clip is entirely in Mandarin with English subtitles, and sees the Facebook founder reveal his daughter's Chinese…
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Tim Cook proves it’s the photographer, not the camera, that takes awesome pictures

Apple CEO Tim Cook shared a celebratory picture from the Super Bowl on Twitter, but unfortunately, it wasn't the best effort. It resulted in much derision about not only his photographic skills, but also the iPhone's ability to take great…
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Roll over, Puppy Bowl — Key & Peele present the adorable Pigskin Bowl

Keegan Michael Key and Jordan Peele are doing their own Super Bowl on Squarespace and YouTube. In Real Talk with Key & Peele, the comedians get into character as hosts Lee (Key) and Morris (Peele) and bring us the Pigskin Bowl.
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Snapchat is the newest social media platform for big game advertising

These seven companies have turned social media to promote bite-sized snippets of their brands during Super Bowl 50. Snapchat has been a go-to platform as some big names that are taking advantage of its 100 million users.
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Weekly Rewind: Photobombing horses, exoskeletons, Key and Peele do the Super Bowl

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, 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…