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A judge has partially dismissed Twitter's surveillance case against the government

A California court has dismissed part of a lawsuit brought by Twitter that challenges U.S. government restrictions on what it can say about surveillance requests on its users.


I'm calling it: Social networking is over

And just like that, social networking is no more. The sites formerly known as social networks are pivoting to something else.

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Facebook in the zone: 5 things it’s doing right

With all the positive news that came out of Facebook's earnings call, the social networking giant has hit the zone.

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Snapchat speed filter just the latest sign of the distracted driving problem

Driver distraction is becoming a major problem. What can we do?

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Facebook proposal will keep Zuckerberg in control for many years to come

Facebook is taking steps to ensure that founder Mark Zuckerberg stays connected and in control at the social network even as he pursues other goals related to charity and research.

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Despite growth, Twitter still disappoints

Twitter is a company doing really cool things, but it continues to disappoint investors.

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Is Facebook playing catch-up with possible camera app?

Facebook may be developing a stand-alone camera app, but industry analysts say it's likely too late for the company to displace Snapchat, the highly popular photo-messaging app.

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It's about communicating -- KLM uses Nexmo to get into the customer groove

It may just be plumbing, but it's plumbing that delivers better customer service for KLM customers.

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Why the Facebook chatbots are totally underwhelming

So far, the chatbots are not that helpful unless you stay on script.

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Is Zuckerberg selling his soul for Facebook access to China?

Even a mega-philanthropist can look craven when lusting after the world’s largest market.

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Uber and Twitter have jacked up their spending on political lobbying

Uber and Twitter significantly expanded their attempts to influence members of Congress through political lobbying in the first three months of this year.

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6 great iOS apps for social media addicts

Whether its trying to get more out of your social media use or making an attempt to control it, we've got you covered

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Viber follows WhatsApp in adding end-to-end encryption to its messaging service

Viber, a popular instant messaging and voice-over-IP service provider with more than 700 million users, has implemented end-to-end encryption to protect its customers' communications against snooping.

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Companies test the waters with Facebook chatbots

Facebook announced last week that businesses will be able to use chatbots in its popular Messenger app. Two companies, The Muppets Studio and theScore, have high hopes for chatbots in interacting with fans.

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Facebook's quest for Internet is coming back to Earth with two wireless projects

Facebook’s quest to improve Internet access has come down to Earth with experimental wireless gear for cities and rural areas. At the company’s F8 conference on Wednesday, Facebook networking chief Jay Parikh introduced a...

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Facebook wants virtual reality to 'redefine our tribe'

Facebook expects Social VR to help people make more connections that no longer depend on location and proximity.

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Facebook sees its future built on artificial intelligence

According to one Facebook executive, if you think you're drowning in a flood of information now, you ain't seen nothin' yet.

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An army of chatbots will take over Facebook. Here’s why.

They are here to help.

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