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Facebook Working on Private Sharing App, Report Says

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Facebook is reportedly working on a new app designed to encourage private content sharing — by making the process even more personal.

Citing multiple sources, a report on Techcrunch claims that the current code name for the app is “Moments” and will give users a grid-style interface from which to share private moments with friends and family

The reasoning behind the app, allegedly, is to assist Facebook users who want to share…

Codenamed “Moments”, Facebook Has Built An App For Super-Private Sharing

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Why Facebook Is Deleting Drag Queen Profile Pages

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Trolls Are Ruining Facebook for the Rest of Us

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There’s nothing Facebook commenters hate more than anything that shows up in their News Feeds

Rest assured that if you spend hours developing original content, and work up the courage to post it to your social account, some angry Internet troll will hate it for no reason

Unearthed Comics illustrates how sad, angry Facebook trolls are ruining the fun for all of us.

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Trolls Are Ruining Facebook for the Rest of Us

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There’s nothing Facebook commenters hate more than anything that shows up in their News Feeds

Rest assured that if you spend hours developing original content, and work up the courage to post it to your social account, some angry Internet troll will hate it for no reason

Unearthed Comics illustrates how sad, angry Facebook trolls are ruining the fun for all of us.

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Grandmaster Flash and Facebook Are Accidentally Trolling Your Grandparents

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Grandma’s just keeping it old school.

There are bound to be a few mishaps as more parents and grandparents build an online presence. While some interactions with the elder generations on Facebook might be embarrassing, there’s always that one Facebook fail that makes friending your relatives totally worth it.

The Tumblr Grandpa and Grandmaster Flash rounds up of dozens of grandmothers on Facebook accidentally tagging themselves as…

U.S. Threatened Yahoo With $250,000 Daily Fine to Get Data

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The United States government demanded that Yahoo hand over massive amounts of data back in 2008 or be forced to pay a fine of $250,000 per day, according to the company

The threat, which was disclosed in documents released by Yahoo on Thursday, is an example of how agencies such as the National Security Agency coerced tech companies including Yahoo, Google, Apple, Facebook and others to comply with PRISM, a data-collection initiative that gathered information about users of those firm’s…

The Twin Beams: 360 Degrees of NYC’s 9/11 Tribute in Light

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Instagram photographer jnsilva captures New York City’s ‘Tribute in Light’ art installation on Sept. 11, 2014.

Six months after the Sept. 11 attacks, twin beams that shined brighter than all of Manhattan stood in place of the World Trade Center towers — a solemn promise that the nation would one day rebuild. Since that first evening, “Tribute in Light” has become one of the world’s most powerful displays of remembrance and perseverance. A work of public art…

This Is Your Brain on Social Media

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Social media has had a profound and growing effect on the way companies, governments and advertisers operate. But it’s having a pretty substantial effect on our brains as well.

Here, AsapSCIENCE breaks down five fascinating ways our brains react to our activities on social media.

For example, which do you prefer, sex or retweets? Turns out that both of these activities result in the release of dopamine

Hopefully that doesn’t mean social media has doomed the future of humanity. Read…