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The complete guide to digital dating, guaranteed to maybe work

There are plenty of online dating guides out there - but this one is written by a success story. Get all the inside dirt on how to write your profile and let down ill-matched suitors from someone who has been there, done that ... and found…

Bargain Oppo Find 5, with its 5-inch 1080p screen, now available to buy unlocked in Europe

Following its launch in both China and America, Oppo has made its Find 5 smartphone available in Europe, where the quad-core, 5-inch, 1080p smartphone is priced at 400 euros, or about £340.
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Yahoo reportedly bids $600m to $800m for Hulu, other companies also interested

Yahoo is looking to acquire video streaming site Hulu, with a report suggesting the Web company has put in a bid of between $600m and $800m. However, other companies have also expressed an interest, so Yahoo is by no means certain to seal…

Are you ready to bring your iPad to a classical music concert?

On April 25, at a classical concert in London, composer Stephen Goss encouraged the audience to bring an iPad to the performance, so they could enjoy a series of videos specially produced to enhance his latest piano concerto. It was a world…
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Social networks, hear our cries! Why don’t you all support animated GIFs?

If GIFs are the communication tool of the Internet masses, then why won't social sites support them? It's time we dig into finding some reasons - or maybe even some loopholes.
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WTF, Internet? Stop telling me teens know what’s best for the Web

WTF, Internet? This week's Web indiscretion comes courtesy of the teen trendcaster - and more over, the depressing plethora of reports telling me that they knows what's good for me and my Internet habits. As if.

Here’s your ‘welcome to the long weekend’ playlist

The weekend is off to a start - here are some tunes to keep you company over the long weekend, whatever it is you're doing.

Sleepy celebs, how to eat efficiently, and more in this week’s Staff Picks

You want to know all the best from around the Web in the past week, but you don’t want to have to look for it, right? Never fear. We’ve trolled the matrix to find the coolest, weirdest, and most interesting tidbits of the past seven…
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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.

Discovery reinvents itself for the Internet with TestTube

Discovery Communications has launched a major new push towards original online video content with TestTube, a video network of science-related programming with fifteen series available online and media streaming devices.
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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?

Microsoft uses Vine video to hint at WebGL support coming to Internet Explorer 11

What's this? According to a new video posted on Vine, it looks like Microsoft might finally be getting on the WebGL bandwagon with the release of Internet Explorer 11 later this summer.