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Woman Named Tru Love Has No Love For Facebook’s ‘Real Name’ Policy

A Los Altos woman is one of hundreds of users whose pages disappeared after their accounts were unfairly targeted by Facebook’s “real name” policy.

05/13/2015

Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$15 Minimum Wage, Expanded Benefits Approved For Facebook Contractors

The changes have already been put in place for cooks, janitors and security guards at the company’s Menlo Park headquarters.

05/13/2015

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Facebook’s New ‘Instant Article’ Expected To Radically Change News Consumption

Already a vital distributor of news content, the social media website Facebook just got more powerful with the launch of Instant Article Wednesday.

05/13/2015

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Witnesses To San Jose Arrest Caught On Video File Complaints; Police Defend Use Of Force

After video of a violent arrest in San Jose last weekend went viral, police in San Jose admitted the video is tough to watch, but defended the use of force on the suspect.

05/05/2015

San Jose Police Officers Violent Arrest Use Of Force

VIDEO: San Jose Police Use Of Force Questioned After Violent Arrest Caught On Camera

The San Jose Police Department’s internal affairs division is investigating what some citizens described as “police brutality” in a three-minute, one second video that has already been viewed nearly 100,000 times, and is being watched more than 20,000 times an hour Monday night.

05/04/2015

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Silicon Valley CEO David Goldberg Died Of Head Trauma During Exercise Accident In Mexico; Hotel Says He Wasn’t Guest

SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident at a hotel in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican state official said Monday, but the hotel says he wasn’t a registered guest.

05/04/2015

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on July 29, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Stock Value Down 25 Percent This Week As Long-Term Revenue Questions Persist

Wall Street analysts are growing pessimistic on Twitter’s business model

04/30/2015

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Shareholder Pain Drags Into Second Day As Twitter Slide Continues

Investors are roughing up Twitter on its weak earnings while jumping on GoPro’s bandwagon

04/29/2015

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Protesters Plan To Block Google, Apple & Facebook Shuttle Buses In Oakland Friday

The symbolic move is intended to show disdain over the growing income disparity in Oakland which critics largely blame on the tech industry in Silicon Valley.

04/27/2015

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Insurances Companies To Use Facebook, Twitter Social Media Profiles To Set Rates

How much you drink, whether you like your job, and if you’re engaged are all factors insurance companies can learn from your social media, and begin using to set your premiums, or even hike your rates.

04/24/2015

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