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Switch up your Reddit routine with these interesting, inspiring, and zany subs

So you've just joined the wonderful world of Reddit and want to explore it. With so many subreddits, however, navigating the "front page of the internet" can be daunting. You're in luck -- we've gathered 23 of the best subreddits to help…
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YouTube will add factual links to conspiracy-theory videos — using Wikipedia

After a conspiracy theory video that was later removed made it to YouTube's trending section, the platform decided to make changes to help cue viewers in to potentially false content by adding links to related Wikipedia content.
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Despite rumors, Instagram isn’t going back to a chronological feed

A video of one Instagram users' feed in chronological order has created a rumor that the news feed is going back to chronological. But according to Instagram, the algorithm-based news feed isn't going anywhere.

Twitter looks to score a goal with new deal for Major League Soccer games

U.S. fans of the domestic soccer scene can enjoy at least 24 MLS games live on Twitter this season, with lots of exclusive extras thrown in, too. The coverage started on Saturday and is part of a three-year deal.
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Facebook Watch to get exclusive rights to 25 MLB games

The MLB and Facebook have reached a partnership that will guarantee Facebook Watch exclusive rights to 25 weekly MLB games starting in April of this year.
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From pranksters to pop stars, these are the 10 biggest YouTube channels

For better or worse, YouTube celebrities have had a profound impact on popular culture. From comedy to Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber to Bollywood music, these are the most subscribed channels on the video-sharing platform.

After Warner Music deal, Facebook is in league with all three major labels

Facebook now has deals with Warner Music Group, Universal Music Group, and Sony/ATV Music Publishing, the three companies that control the music of virtually all of the most popular artists on Earth.

Twitter CEO aims to overhaul verification as digital coin scams grow

During a Periscope live-stream on Thursday, Jack Dorsey and David Gasca talked about overhauling Twitter's confusing verification system. The move could help lower the number of cryptocurrency scams proliferating the social platform.
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Social Feed: Snapchat tests tags, bots want your data, Facebook patents a robot

In this week's Social Feed, Snapchat's latest test could add a long-ignored feature, the Russian bots also want your data, Facebook is patenting a self-balancing robot and Twitter pushes back on cryptocurrency scammers.
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2 weeks after Kylie Jenner disses Snapchat, Snap lays off 120 engineers

It's been only two weeks since Kylie Jenner, the youngest of the reality television bunch, sent the tweet heard around the Snapchat world, and now, parent company Snap is laying off around 120 employees.
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Breaking the glass ceiling: 6 women in tech you should know

In honor of International Women's Day, we've rounded up some of the most influential women in tech, from senior executives at major companies, to women pushing for more inclusion and diversity in a field traditionally dominated by men.

Google launches YouTube Studio to help video creators nab more views

YouTube Studio will help creators see just how well each video is performing with new metrics and an upgraded dashboard. The new features come as YouTube pushes the new app out of beta testing for an official launch.