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'Rowdy' Roddy Piper (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for WWE)

Wrestling Legend ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper Dies at Age 61

Best known for his rivalry with wrestling legend Hulk Hogan, the WWE Hall of Famer, Roddy Piper has passed away…

07/31/2015

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan (Mark Zuckerberg/Facebook)

Facebook’s Zuckerberg And Wife Announce Pregnancy, Open Up About Past Miscarriages

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his physician wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby.

07/31/2015

A rendering of a Facebook drone. (Harvest Zhang/Facebook)

Facebook Ready To Test Giant Drone For Beaming Internet Via Lasers

Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year for a solar-powered drone with a wingspan as big as a Boeing 737, in the next stage of its campaign to deliver Internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.

07/31/2015

Drosera magnifica, or magnificent sundew. (Paulo Gonella/Facebook)

Strange New Carnivorous Plant Species Discovered With Help From Facebook

Facebook is a great tool for sharing baby photos, making birthday party plans and stalking high school friends, but an amateur botanist demonstrated how the social network has gone a step further in the name of science.

07/30/2015

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Facebook 2nd Quarter Results Soar As User Base, Mobile Ads Grow

The world’s largest online social network surpassed expectations on all fronts in the second quarter. It grew not just profit and revenue, but also its already-massive user base and mobile advertising, as well as usage of its “family” of non-Facebook apps like Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp.

07/29/2015

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Google Admitting It Can’t Compete With Facebook On Social Media?

Company vice president Brad Horotwitz, who’s been running Google+, said in a blogpost that users will no longer need a Google+ account to chat with others on Google products like YouTube. Any Gmail account will now suffice.

07/28/2015

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Should Twitter, Facebook Be Held Liable For A Terrorist Attack?

Social media giants including Twitter, Yahoo, Facebook and Google are pushing back against Senate legislation that would require them to alert federal authorities of any terrorist activity, according to industry and government officials.

07/24/2015

Pipes pass through the chiller plant at the Google Inc. data center in Changhua, Taiwan, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. Google, owner of the worlds most-popular search engine, doubled its spending plan for a new data center in Taiwan to $600 million amid surging demand from Asia for its Gmail and YouTube services. Photographer: Ashley Pon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Just How Much Water Are Silicon Valley Data Centers Guzzling?

As the California drought lingers on and the threat of rising water rates becomes reality, Silicon Valley companies are looking for alternative methods to keep its computer farms cool.

07/20/2015

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Actor James Franco Posts Facebook Selfie About Film Being Shot In Sonoma County

Actor and Palo Alto native James Franco shared a selfie from the North Bay as he is filming a new movie in Sonoma County’s Russian River area.

07/16/2015

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You Will be Watching Music Videos Through Facebook Very Soon

Facebook is trying to lock in licensing deals from the major labels in order to start the program as soon as possible.

07/02/2015

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