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Facebook Home leak outs HTC's Facebook phone and an Android home screen replacement

Skout Suspends Teen Service After Rape Allegations Emerge

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Skout, a mobile social dating start up based in San Francisco, suspended its sub-community for teens on Tuesday after allegations emerged that the app may have been used in connection with multiple rape cases over the past month. A number of adults have posed as teenagers on the app to...
Skout Suspends Teen Service After Rape Allegations Emerge

[STUDY] 61% of Social Media Users Feel So Close To You

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Sometimes little things like a sweet comment on Facebook or a Twitter friend calling your tweet a "favorite" can really make a social networker bee's day. A new study from Pew finds that for the most part, adults are kind to each other on social media sites. In fact, 85%...
[STUDY] 61% of Social Media Users Feel So Close To You

Optimistic teenagers expect to earn £51,000 | Money | guardian.co.uk

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Optimistic teenagers expect to earn £51,000 | Money | guardian.co.uk

Teens love texting and social networks, but ignore email

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Most teenagers text like crazy and are on Facebook, according to a new Pew Internet study. Parents are taking notice. [Read more]...
Teens love texting and social networks, but ignore email

Does Your Company Twitter? 10 Tips To Become A Great Business “Twit”

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What do you think of when I mention Twitter?  Do you think about teenagers posting what color socks their wearing to school today?  Or do you think about the sales/conversions your company makes by utilizing these accounts?  Social media is a fantastic way to increase your brand exposure.  By creating...
Does Your Company Twitter? 10 Tips To Become A Great Business “Twit”

DIY Data Science In Action

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I wrote a post about DIY Data Science back in March. In that post I said that hacking on public data sets and posting about it has the potential to be a big deal in the coming years. I saw a great example of exactly what I was thinking about...
DIY Data Science In Action

Test Run: Facebook's Poke App Is a Head-Scratcher

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Facebook's Poke app, which came out last week, is a clone of Snapchat, an app popular among teenagers who use it for "sexting." It's a bit of a head-scratcher for adults who are more inclined to uploading photos of pets, babies and food....
Test Run: Facebook's Poke App Is a Head-Scratcher
Teens flock to YouTube for music consumption over iTunes and other mediums

Tip for Budding Burglars: Don’t Accept Friend Requests from Cops

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(flickr.com/smemon) Every savvy Facebooker knows that bragging about your misdeeds on the mostly public social networking site is a huge no-no, but perhaps a lesser-known adage is this one: don’t accept friend requests from strangers, especially if they look like they might spend their days fighting crime for a living....
Tip for Budding Burglars: Don’t Accept Friend Requests from Cops

Facebook affirms its privacy commitment with national campaign

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Facebook is teaming up with the nation's attorneys general to launch a public awareness campaign aimed at keeping young people safer on the site.The effort, which includes public service announcements and other informational resources, comes as the social network faces mounting pressure both to better educate teenagers on how...
Facebook affirms its privacy commitment with national campaign

Art of essay-writing damaged by Twitter and Facebook, Cambridge don warns

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Heavy use of websites like Twitter and Facebook has led to teenagers losing the art of essay writing, a leading Cambridge don has warned....
Art of essay-writing damaged by Twitter and Facebook, Cambridge don warns

Online Clock - What are some good free websites for teenagers? - Yahoo! Answers http://bit.ly/9K2H65

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Online Clock - What are some good free websites for teenagers? - Yahoo! Answers http://bit.ly/9K2H65

Instagram Sex Account Leads To Riot In Sweden

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A Swedish Instagram account that asked for tips on "sluts" in the Gothenburg area has set off riots at a Swedish school in a bid to find the person behind it. According to The Local, the account soon had around 200 pictures uploaded to it -- giving names and alleged...
Instagram Sex Account Leads To Riot In Sweden

Nielsen: Majority Of Mobile U.S. Teens Now Own Smartphones

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Nielsen had previously announced in May that more than half of U.S. mobile owners now owned smartphones, and today that metric has grown again, going from 50.4% to 55.5%. But the more interesting figure in the firm’s release of July 2012 data is not this incremental increase  - although it’s notable...
Nielsen: Majority Of Mobile U.S. Teens Now Own Smartphones

Why Parents Care About Teenagers Texting

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The mainstream media always seems to suggest that teens texting is not only annoying, but it's also a bad thing. Is this fact or media myth? A new study out yesterday from Pew shows that texting is yet again on the rise, from 50 texts per day in 2009...
Why Parents Care About Teenagers Texting

Guess How Long It Takes To Make An iPad (AAPL)

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You would think Foxconn makes iPads quickly, but according to ABC's big report on Foxconn, it takes 5 days and 325 sets of hands to make an iPad. For more on what it's like in the factory check this out → Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the...
Guess How Long It Takes To Make An iPad (AAPL)

Petraeus reportedly used draft e-mails to converse with mistress

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The former CIA director used a trick often used by terrorists and teenagers to make e-mails harder to trace, the Associated Press reports....
Petraeus reportedly used draft e-mails to converse with mistress

The Teen Art Gallery

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This is the kind of thing that happens in the age of the Internet and Kickstarter. My daughter Emily told me one of her friends was involved in opening an art gallery and they are using Kickstarter to raise the funds to make it happen. In their own words, the...
The Teen Art Gallery

If Internet Sites Were Teenagers

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Teens are cruel. And yet so transparent. View Image ›...
If Internet Sites Were Teenagers

DailyDirt: Living Longer And Longer

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The fountain of youth has been an elusive solution to the problem of aging. Sure, there are plenty of drawbacks to staying young forever, but living longer seems to be an ongoing trend, so if everyone is living longer anyway, we might as well try to stay young for as...
DailyDirt: Living Longer And Longer

RT @NewMediaDays: #Teenagers will never read a newspaper or own a clock says Jeffrey Cole of @USCAnnenberg. More prophecies at http://is.gd/bYrgP #nmd10

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RT @NewMediaDays: #Teenagers will never read a newspaper or own a clock says Jeffrey Cole of @USCAnnenberg. More prophecies at http://is.gd/bYrgP #nmd10

Why Google Is Not Going Away

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Eric Jackson wrote in a Forbes article earlier this week that Google and Facebook might disappear in the next five years. Anything is possible. But his analysis of Google misses the mark. I’ve written my own critiques of Google. But the big G is more on par with Microsoft, IBM...
Why Google Is Not Going Away

Study: half of US teens own iPhone, iOS share rising

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A new poll by stock analysts Piper Jaffray shows very little change since last fall in the status of the iPhone as the coolest electronic device among teens. Nearly half of all of the 5,200 teenagers polled said they already owned an iPhone, a rise of eight percent from the...
Study: half of US teens own iPhone, iOS share rising

The Morning Lowdown 2-2-12

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Some of the stories people are talking about this morning: »  Facebook files $5 billion IPO (paidContent). 2.7 billion daily likes and other key numbers from the S-1 (paidContent). »  Facebook’s IPO: The next Google? (NSDQ: GOOG) Or the next Groupon? (NSDQ: GRPN) (Wired) »  Tumblr hires writers to...
The Morning Lowdown 2-2-12

Hate the Facebook News Ticker? Some Can Now Hide It

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Users made a big stink about the Facebook news ticker, that annoying, constantly updating feed in the upper right-hand corner of the homepage. Facebook responded. Now some users have the option to hide the ticker. This is good news for people who prefer to use the news feed and would...
Hate the Facebook News Ticker? Some Can Now Hide It

10 types of startup that had a breakthrough 2012

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As the year draws to a close, let’s take a look at the trends that have proven important in the world of tech startups. Don’t forget to take a look at our other lists as we tie 2012 up in a nice, neat bow. Social video startups The clamour to...
10 types of startup that had a breakthrough 2012

Hey, Mobile Wallets Don’t Work for Everyone

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Wal-Mart (flickr.com/Monochrome) So, a decade from now, it's going to be all smartphone-enabled mobile wallets, right? Children being born right this minute will look at good old greenbacks the way today's teenagers think of VHS cassettes. Well, Wal-Mart apparently isn't so sure about that, because the big box behemoth has just launched...
Hey, Mobile Wallets Don’t Work for Everyone
Investors turn entrepreneurs into insecure little teenagers

Here's The Latest iOS Bug Everyone's Freaking Out About (AAPL)

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A newly-discovered iOS bug could allow for someone to bypass your passcode protection and gain limited access to your contacts and recent calls, reports The Verge. The thought of anyone snooping around your phone is unsettling, we agree. But we wouldn't lose too much sleep over this one. The...
Here's The Latest iOS Bug Everyone's Freaking Out About (AAPL)
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