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The Twitter verdict: NFL livestream reaches 2 million viewers, hailed a resounding succes

Last night, the Twitter community bore witness to the future of its beloved platform. The first NFL live-stream on Twitter was a resounding success, grabbing over 2 million viewers and pleasing ardent fans.

Weekly Rewind: Driverless Ubers, longer tweets coming, Bud will drive you home

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…

Own an iPhone 7? Try these 15 iMessage apps, sticker packs, games for iOS 10

The official version of Apple's iOS 10 is finally here, and that means you can download all the iMessage apps, stickers, and games that you want. Here are our top 15, and we'll continue to update this list as the iMessage app store…

Windows Phone fans will be pleased that WhatsApp now has OneDrive support

WhatsApp, the popular messaging app, has seen a new update in its Beta iteration on Windows Phone. Users can now enjoy uploading text logs to OneDrive, freeing up space on their phones.

Is Facebook plotting the return of the chatroom via Messenger?

Facebook may be prepping to take us all back to the '90s. The social network is testing a Messenger feature that sounds an awful lot like a chatroom, with further similarities to the company's short-lived Rooms app.
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Twitter now tells you which business accounts to contact for customer support

Twitter has rolled out a number of new tools aimed at making it easier for customers find and contact companies using tweets and direct messages. The updates are aimed at streamlining the customer support process on the platform.
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Daughter sues parents for sharing her childhood photos on Facebook

An 18-year-old from Austria is suing her parents for allegedly posting hundreds of photos from her childhood on Facebook despite her protests. She claims the pics, some of which are of an intimate nature, have made her life a misery.

Thanks to Siri, you can now place calls, send texts on WhatsApp with just your voice

WhatsApp’s latest iOS update allows users to send messages and place calls using Siri. So talk to your mom or your friends. It literally couldn’t get any easier -- the process, we mean, not necessarily the conversation.

With less than two months till voting day 2016, Google introduces its elections hub

As November 8 draws ever nearer, Google is ramping up its arsenal of tools to help voters make an informed decision come election day. Google announced on Thursday the creation of the new Google Trends Election Hub.
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Google ramps up marketing for Duo with some seriously adorable ads

Google has released a slew of ads for its video-messaging app Duo and they're adorable. The ads feature real-life doodles on household objects like socks, a toothbrush, toothpaste, and more.
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Facebook is rolling out Live video on desktops in response to user demand

Facebook has begun rolling out its Live video streaming feature on desktops. Previously only available on mobile, a select number of users can already use Facebook Live to stream from their desktops and laptops.
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Twitter’s new apps let you watch NFL livestreams on Apple TV, Xbox One, and Fire TV

Twitter has launched a slate of new apps for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Xbox One. The apps are devoted to its livestreams, including its NFL, NHL, and MLB broadcasts. Best of all, you don't even need an account to view the action.