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Tune up (or tear down) your social networks' app permissions

Pop quiz: Do you know to how many apps and websites you've given permission to use your Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and others? Time to check.

Facebook plans Internet drone tests, says Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook will begin testing a solar-powered Internet drone called Aquila later in 2016, Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

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Mark Zuckerberg says VR is the future of Facebook

The CEO first dreamed of virtual reality as a teen and now sees it as the future of social media.

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Facebook Messenger ads might behave like voluntary text spam

Chatting with businesses on Facebook Messenger could open you up to message-based ads.

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Kanye West begs Zuckerberg, Page for money over Twitter

Who needs banks? Rapper Kanye West reveals the new get-rich scheme: simply beg rich people like Mark Zuckerberg and Larry Page for money over Twitter.

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How to fix the t.co Twitter problem

When Twitter redirects don't work.

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5 iOS apps for indulging in toxic single behaviors this Valentine's Day

The iPhone has made it easier than ever to find love—or to fixate on why we're still single.

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Twitter begins rolling out its algorithmic timeline, but it's opt-in—for now

Get a glimpse at Twitter's algorithmic future, whether you like it or not.

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Instagram now lets you switch between multiple accounts

Instagram has officially made it easier to switch between multiple accounts without having to log out and log in every time.

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Switch from Facebook's iOS app to Facebook on Safari to save battery life

For some reason, Facebook's iPhone app is still a huge drain on your battery.

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Report: Twitter's algorithmic timeline may arrive next week

Twitter users are in full backlash mode after a new report suggests that Twitter's long-rumored non-chronological timeline may arrive any day now.

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Why your Facebook News Feed is filled with Friends Day videos

Facebook has declared its 12th birthday "Friends Day." It's a good excuse to look at old photos.

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Grids for Instagram review: View (but don’t share) social photo feeds on Mac

Delivers your favorite social media images to the desktop with four layout styles, full-screen support, and the ability to bookmark favorites.

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New dating app used your Instagram's #2015bestnine to create your dating profile

If you posted your #2015bestnine on Instagram last year, you could be part of a new dating app.

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Facebook's latest News Feed overhaul puts stories you want to see at the top

The network is now using more than just likes and comments to figure out what to show you first.

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Facebook expands live video to all iPhone users in the U.S.

No longer do you have to be famous in order to tap into Facebook's live video streaming capabilities.