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Spotify Introduces 'Spotify Family' So Your Tribe Gets Its Groove On Under One Billing Account

Online services are slowing coming around to the idea that not all of its customers are single users who never learned how to share. The latest to experience this epiphany is Spotify, which ...

4 hours ago from HotHardware

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Chloe Madeley rape threats: Internet trolls 'to be imprisoned for two years' in new cyber crackdown

People who post venomous and harassing messages online could face up to two years in prison, Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has pledged – an increase on the six months currently in place ...

8 hours ago from The Independent

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Here's How the New Gmail App Will Finally Tame Your Inboxes

Email is the bane of my existence. Trying to keep all my inboxes up to date and organized often feels like a full-time job. I've tried a couple of email clients now and nothing seems to work ...

3 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Christopher Wren: Google Doodle celebrates birthday of English architect of St Paul's Cathedral

Google has used its latest animated doodle to celebrate the 382th anniversary of the birth of Sir Christopher Wren, one of the most acclaimed architects in British history.

8 hours ago from The Independent

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Chinese Government Accused Of Staging 'Malicious Attack' On Apple's iCloud Service

 China’s government is being accused of trying to wiretap Apple customers in the country. Great Fire, a reputed non-profit organization that monitors Internet censorship in China, ...

2 hours ago from TechCrunch

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The inventor of the Facebook 'like' button says he never made a 'dislike' button because he feared the 'unfortunate consequences'

If the Facebook 'like' is a cultural icon then the 'dislike' button is pure internet myth. Thousands have petitioned for it, millions have felt an unconscious itch for it and yet Facebook are ...

4 hours ago from The Independent

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A preventable coding error knocked out 911 service for millions

For hours on an April day this year, 6,600 emergency calls from people in seven states didn't reach responders. The 911 outage affected 11 million people; in Washington state, every ...

3 hours ago from The Verge

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Facebook warns drug agency over fake profiles

(AP)—Facebook wants the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to confirm that it has stopped operating any fake profile pages on the social network.

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Snapchat's first ever advert for Ouija horror flick scares users - but that's better than being 'creepy'

Snapchat has been scaring users with its first ever in-app advert: a 20 second trailer for upcoming horror flick Ouija.

7 hours ago from The Independent

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BBM Gets Message Retraction And Ephemeral Features

Ever wished for the power to retract a message after you had mistakenly sent it? Well you will soon be able to do that in BlackBerry Messenger. BlackBerry’s head of product and ...

23 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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