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Twitter now lets you receive direct messages from any user

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‘Real Australians Say Welcome’: Artists join anti-racism campaign

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Earlier this year, mysterious posters with a poignant social message began to appear around Australia’s capital cities.

Designed by Adelaide artist Peter Drew, the simple slogan, “Real Australians Say Welcome,” captured the imaginations of passersby.

Drew raised the money for his street art project on the crowdfunding site, Pozible, in March, resulting in more than A$8,000 funding. Since then, he’s been…

‘Real Australians Say Welcome’: Artists join anti-racism campaign

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Earlier this year, mysterious posters with a poignant social message began to appear around Australia’s capital cities.

Designed by Adelaide artist Peter Drew, the simple slogan, “Real Australians Say Welcome,” captured the imaginations of passersby.

Drew raised the money for his street art project on the crowdfunding site, Pozible, in March, resulting in more than A$8,000 funding. Since then, he’s been…

Facebook tests its own version of the away message

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Facebook is apparently testing out its own version of the age-old away message in Taiwan and Australia, according to a report.

Starting Wednesday, the social network began experimenting with what it calls the sidebar status, The Verge reports, which is an away message that shows up in the current sidebar pane of Facebook’s mobile apps and disappears after 12 hours or whenever someone updates their status. (Facebook hasn’t yet responded to our request for comment.)

See also: Mark Zuckerberg…

Kind Bars aren’t as healthy as advertising claims, FDA says

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Kind bars may not be as kind to your health as they claim to be, according to a warning letter the Food and Drug Administration sent the snack food company last month.

The agency ordered the popular fruit and nut snack brand to remove the word “healthy” and various other health-related claims from the advertising of at least four its bars that the FDA says don’t have the nutritional content to merit the label.

Kind Bars aren’t as healthy as advertising claims, FDA says

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Kind bars may not be as kind to your health as they claim to be, according to a warning letter the Food and Drug Administration sent the snack food company last month.

The agency ordered the popular fruit and nut snack brand to remove the word “healthy” and various other health-related claims from the advertising of at least four its bars that the FDA says don’t have the nutritional content to merit the label.

10 more clever 404 error pages for Hillary Clinton

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Hillary Clinton wants everyday Americans to know she’s one of them, and so far, she’s doing a good job showing it. Like other Americans, she eats Chipotle in secret, likes Saturday morning cartoons and loves a good #TBT

Clinton announced her bid for presidency Sunday, kicking off the 2016 campaign with a video, interesting logo and a website with the punniest of Easter eggs.

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Rather than a standard “404 error” message,…

Here’s where Rand Paul stands on ISIS, same-sex marriage and more

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Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul announced his presidential candidacy during a speech in Louisville, Kentucky on Tuesday, casting himself as a different breed of Republican ready to reshape the party

“I have a message, a message that is loud and clear and does not mince words,” Paul told a cheering crowd. “We have come to take our country back.”

Paul has a strong libertarian base of support and is a popular tea party…

Indiana moves to change ‘anti-gay’ law after fierce backlash

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Republican lawmakers in Indiana announced Thursday that they would amend the language of a controversial state law widely criticized in recent days for allowing discrimination against lesbians, gays and transgender people.

The amendment to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act spells out that business owners cannot refuse to provide services and goods on the basis on race, religion, age, sexual orientation…

Now you can fight with customer service over Facebook Messenger

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Now Facebook users can chat with the businesses they buy from the same way they chat with their friends

Facebook is rolling out a new option to let people chat with businesses directly through its Messenger application. The move strengthens Facebook’s bid to ask consumers for their debit cards and bank account information to transfer cash

With Messenger Business, Facebook Messenger’s 600 million-plus users will be able to instant message businesses to make reservations, check shipping…