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Facebook live videos take aim at Twitch with streaming software, hardware support

Facebook's new streaming software and hardware support for personal live videos is a shot across Twitch's bow, but Twitch shouldn't sweat it.

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LinkedIn's Trending Storylines aims to broaden users' news horizons

LinkedIn wants to be its users’ professional news feed, and the company just launched a new feature aimed at providing them with a broad set of perspectives on relevant business news.

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Apple's new Clips app is like a simplified iMovie for viral videos

Apple's new Clips app helps you make and share short, multi-clip videos.

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A lesson on making the perfect meme with Jerry Media, Instagram’s viral masters

Want your posts to get more likes, shares, and tags? Follow these tips, straight from the pros.

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Apple Music recruits new student ‘ambassadors’

The Apple Music Ambassador program will have Twitter influencers in the U.K. promoting the streaming service in exchange for a free membership and other perks.

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Hackers hijack Twitter accounts to tweet about Nazis, third-party analytics tool to blame

Twitter Counter, a third-party analytics service, appears once again to have provided a gateway for hackers to post messages to high-profile Twitter accounts.

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Gawker founder Nick Denton believes the 'good internet will rise up again'

The future of the web looks a lot like Reddit, Denton said.

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Senator Cory Booker on tech regulations and social media slacktivism: ‘We cannot get left behind’

Tech innovation is moving fast, and Senator Booker wants us to keep up.

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Reddit’s grand vision: ‘Come for the cats, stay for the empathy’

Alexis Ohanian took the South by Southwest stage to talk about the future of Reddit, including some upcoming features.

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Planned Parenthood and Tumblr team up to turn the internet pink on March 29

Planned Parenthood president and Tumblr founder launch social media campaign, #TechStandsWithPP, at a more political SXSW.

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Facebook’s Messenger Day is yet another Snapchat clone—but with a twist

Messenger is the latest Facebook property to integrate Snapchat-style slideshows, but this time they’re intended to help you meet up with friends in real life.

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Facebook's video app rolls out on Apple TV

Facebook videos from your news feed and profile are now available in an endless stream on Apple TV.

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Beefed-up Twitter abuse tools let you silence those notorious eggs

Twitter is adding more features to its anti-abuse tools as the fight against trolls heats up.

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Facebook turns to artificial intelligence to help prevent suicides

Facebook is using a combination of pattern recognition, live chat support from crisis support organizations and integrated tools to prevent suicide, with a focus on its Live service.

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Instagram's new galleries will let you share multiple photos per post

Instagram was already a time-suck. This new feature is going to make it worse.