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Facebook turns News Feed into 'personalized newspaper'

As expected on Thursday, Facebook announced a major overhaul to its News Feed that will now offer users customizable feeds that present specialized posts.

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TweetDeck shutdown gives a glimpse of Twitter's future

Twitter on Monday announced that TweetDeck for iPhone and Android will soon be no more, and that it's pulling some of TweetDeck's features from the web and desktop clients. Lex Friedman explains what it all means -- whether you use(d) TweetDeck or not.

Facebook shutters Vintage Camera's access

Facebook has blocked Vintage Camera, an Instagram-like photo app, from accessing its API (application programming interface). The move follows the recent blocking of other apps by the social networking giant.

China's Tencent looking at U.S. opportunities for WeChat app

Chinese Internet giant Tencent is eyeing the U.S. mobile Internet market with its popular WeChat product, a messaging app that lets users send messages, voice recorded notes, and pictures to friends on the service.

Facebook defends Graph Search's privacy controls for teens

Facebook is working hard to assure users that Graph Search, its new search engine designed to uncover all sorts of information buried within the site, does not compromise the privacy rights of minors.

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Facebook targeted by hackers, says no user data compromised

Facebook said Friday it had been the target of a sophisticated hacking attack but that it had no evidence any user data had been compromised.

Crazy Blind Date diaries: A new way to score dates through iOS

Traditional online dating is old news: Thanks to my iPhone, I’ve discovered new and exciting ways to be humiliated. Here are my stories.

Expo Notes: BuzzCard gives your blogs, podcasts that polished video edge

Video service offers easy, affordable identity and branding for individuals and small companies who publish on YouTube.

Twitter hacked; 250,000 users must reset their passwords

Twitter's servers have been breached by "extremely sophisticated" hackers who may have made off with user names and passwords for about 250,000 users, the company said Friday.

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Expo Notes: Moxtra adds layers to interest-based social networking

If Pinterest led the way in letting users document and share their obsessions, Moxtra goes a step further, offering new layers of voice communication and annotation for deeper communication in a fuller context.