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Could Your Next Tweet Hurt Your Chances Of Getting Into College?

Your child’s next tweet or Facebook post could be hurting their chances of getting into college. No longer are grades, test scores and self essays the only measure of whether an applicant gets accepted or not.

12/05/2014

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Australian Parents Publish Transgender Son’s Birth Announcement 19 Years Later

It’s not everyday you see a birth announcement posted 19 years after the fact.

12/02/2014

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Daughter Of San Francisco 49ers GM Rips Offensive Coordinator Greg Roman On Twitter, Trent Baalke Issues Apology

Baalke has issued an apology and his daughter Cassie has since deleted the tweet and her Twitter account.

11/28/2014

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Twitter Tracks Other Apps You’ve Installed To Target Content, Ads; Opt Out Possible

Users will receive a notification when the setting is turned on, and can opt out.

11/26/2014

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Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping Boycott

A grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.

11/26/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s ‘Dirtiest’ Commercial Corridor

The four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.

11/24/2014

Johnny Depp lights up the Hollywood Film Awards.

Twittersphere Lights Up After Johnny Depp Drops The F-Bomb At The Hollywood Film Awards

Heartthrob Johnny Depp probably caused a heart attack for the FCC censors at the first televised Hollywood Film Awards Friday night.

11/14/2014

Democratic National Convention: Day 2

Phil Matier: Will Dianne Feinstein Back SF’s Mayor Lee In His Re-Election Bid?

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may not be able to count Senator Dianne Feinstein among his backers for his re-election campaign.

11/10/2014

George Lucas & Stormtroopers (credit: STEFANUS IAN/AFP/Getty Images)

27 Rejected Star Wars Titles

What could have been a better title than “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”? We got that list…

11/06/2014

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British Intelligence Chief Accuses Facebook, Twitter Of Helping Terrorists

A British intelligence expert is calling out a handful of Silicon Valley tech companies, accusing them of helping terrorists.

11/05/2014

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