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Kid’s Front Yard Piano Concert Invitation Goes Viral, Massive Audience Descends On Front Lawn In The Rain

A Minnesota kid put out a handmade sign inviting neighbors to hear him play his piano on the front lawn. He’d been practicing hard, and figured why not? When someone snapped a picture and posted it to Facebook, it went viral, and an unexpected scene greeted him as he stepped out onto a rainy day to do his recital. (WCCO Report)

07/14/2014

One of the images the group The Mothers of Instagram said was censored and led to an account being suspended. (The Mothers of Instagram)

Mothers To Protest Instagram, Facebook Censorship Of Breastfeeding Images

A group of women who were banned from Instagram for posting pictures of breastfeeding and naked infants are planning to demonstrate in front of Facebook, which owns the image-sharing social network.

07/11/2014

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San Francisco Police Officer Dubbed ‘Hot Cop Of Castro’ Gets His Own Facebook Page

Stockton’s “sexy mugshot felon” Jeremy Meeks has a fierce contender, but from the other side of the law.

07/09/2014

Offices at Facebook headquarters. (Ryan Anson/AFP/Getty Images)

Desperate Silicon Valley Firms Recruit High School Interns In Search For New Tech Talent

The competition for talent among Silicon Valley tech firms has led to companies recruiting high school students to become handsomely-paid interns.

07/08/2014

Chris Wondolowski of the United States misses a chance against Thibaut Courtois of Belgium during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Michael Steele/Getty Images)

World Cup Becomes World’s Biggest Social Media Event With Millions Of Tweets, Posts Shared

If you weren’t able to make it to Brazil, chances are you caught all the world cup action online as it became the world’s biggest social media event.

07/07/2014

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Consumer Group Files Complaint With FTC Over Facebook Mood Manipulation Study

A consumer privacy group has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission accusing Facebook of breaking the law when it performed a psychological experiment of its users without their knowledge or consent.

07/04/2014

The Facebook website is displayed on a laptop computer. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Feds Find Daly City Fugitive On Facebook After 20 Year Search

A Daly City man who skipped a sentencing hearing and eluded federal authorities for 20 years appeared in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday after he was found on Facebook and extradited from Canada.

07/03/2014

The Facebook website is displayed on a laptop computer. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Officer Says Mood Manipulation Study Was ‘Poorly Communicated’

Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg did not apologize for the company’s psychological experiment on nearly 700,000 users, but instead said the move was “poorly communicated.”

07/03/2014

The Facebook website is displayed on a laptop computer. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Tried To Alter Mood Of Nearly 700,000 By Tweaking News Feeds

Facebook is getting a face-full of outrage Monday from privacy advocates after it was revealed that the social network conducted a psychological experiment on unwitting users.

06/30/2014

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Silicon Valley Workers Out En Masse At San Francisco’s Pride Parade

The fog and cold stayed away, but Silicon Valley’s tech community was out in full force at Sunday’s 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco.

06/29/2014

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