You can use your social media addiction to fuel a car

Your Facebook comments, Instagram likes, YouTube views, and Twitter mentions can now power a car - and it's for a good cause, to boot. Put on your safety belts, we're taking a ride into the future.

The Digital Self: Tomorrow’s politicians are ruining their online reputations today

Anthony Weiner was forced to resign from the U.S. House of Representatives after a woman outed his habit of sending penis pictures via Twitter and email. But get ready – he might be the first, but he certainly won't be the last politician…
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Miss Netiquette’s guide to dealing with your family on social media

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 dealing with your family online.
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Ladies, your love-hate relationship with the Internet is stressing you out

It's not just Pinterest that is causing anxiety in women: In general, the female social media addiction is causing the sex more stress. Why is this happening, and is there anyway to stop the cruel cycle?

Bidding war? Google reportedly in talks to buy Waze for $1 billion following interest from Facebook

Google is reportedly in talks with mapping and navigation company Waze over a buyout deal that could top $1 billion. A report earlier this month suggested Facebook was also engaged in discussions with the company. Bidding war, anyone?

Facebook cancels the UK launch of the HTC First, poor customer feedback gets the blame

The HTC First won't be released in the UK, exclusive carrier EE has confirmed. However, rather than being a network decision or at HTC's insistence, it's Facebook which has made the call.
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Imo.im rolls out its newsfeed “Broadcasts” to Android and iOS devices

Imo.im launches Broadcasts, a social newsfeed, to help users discover people with common interests.

A few examples of how Vine can get you fired

The popular video clip-sharing app Vine is becoming a big issue for companies who have to deal with employees who talk crap about them through the service.
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Facebook has too many adults, say teens on Twitter

It's true (don't act like you didn't know): Teens feel meh about the whole Facebook thing and are flocking over to Twitter.
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Screw selfies, this intern got a job offer via Instagram

It pays to be active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram...you will eventually get tagged on a photo that will change your life.

Best apps of the week: Moldiv, Lime Light, Frozen Synapse, and more

Sure, Google rolled out all kinds of exciting app updates this week. But don't let that overshadow the other great releases that came out. Grab the best apps of the week including Moldiv, an update to Zomato, Blitz Brigade, and more.
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Do not click! These are the Facebook hoaxes you need to avoid

Facebook hoaxes and scams won't relent, but at the least here are five types of hoaxes you should be mindful of as not to fall victim.