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Texas teens safe after social media sex ring episode.

The dark side of social media continues to creep up from the gutters. It can be argued along the same lines as the firearms adage: Guns don’t kill people, people kill people. Twitter doesn’t create rampaging London mobs, people create … Continue reading

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Looking for a Google+ invite? Try eBay.

So – you’ve heard about the new Google social networking site called Google+ and you’d love to try it. The trouble is, someone has to extend an invitation and the current ‘field trial’ is on such a limited basis that … Continue reading

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Justin Timberlake a player in MySpace deal.

It is a case of life imitating art. Singer-actor Justin Timberlake, who played the role of Facebook investor Sean Parker in the movie The Social Network, will take on a similar role in the acquisition of MySpace from News Corp. … Continue reading

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News Corp. hopes MySpace will be TheirSpace.

Certainly, any potential buyer will know what the internet-cruising, social-networking public has known for a long, long time: MySpace might as well be called DeadSpace. One of the first successful websites devoted to the connectivity of friends and associates, MySpace … Continue reading

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