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Facebook lets Americans try promoting their posts, won't let you escape saccharine updates

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Visiting your Facebook news feed can feel like a chat with parents eager for grandkids -- it's sometimes a flood of engagements, weddings and baby photos. Whether you enjoy it or not, that not-so-subliminal messaging is about to get more prominent with a US trial for promoted posts among...
Facebook lets Americans try promoting their posts, won't let you escape saccharine updates

Megaupload: Hong Kong Mulls Copyright Crackdown

torrentfreak.com
“Hong Kong, what an awesome place to do business and to host my new phantom persona,” Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom wrote here on TorrentFreak last December. “I should write a book about doing business in Hong Kong, that’s how good it is. People there leave you alone and they are...
Megaupload: Hong Kong Mulls Copyright Crackdown
Sprint investing in own payment platform, may drop Google Wallet

ReadWriteWeb Technology DeathWatch: QR Codes

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The ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch has tagged 13 companies against the ropes. But this week we're trying something new, taking a close look at technologies on their way out. First up, the QR Code, a concept that was always more flash than bang. The Basics In 1994, Denso Corporation created the Quick...
ReadWriteWeb Technology DeathWatch: QR Codes
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?