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Facebook Hits 2 Billion User Mark

Another milestone for the social media king! Facebook now has has 2 billion people. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg disclosed the number in a Facebook post and said from his Palo Alto California headquarters “As of this morning, the Facebook community

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New Service Allows You To See If Your Partner Is On Tinder

A new online tool can search Tinder to find out if your partner has recently been swiping.  The service called “Swipe Buster” costs $5 and uses public information from the dating platform to bust a suspected cheater.  It allows anyone to search

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There’s A Hidden Basketball Game In The New Messenger Update

Facebook has released a new update that will make the basketball fans happy.  The newest update to the Messenger app has a (very addictive) basketball game hidden inside the software.  To activate it, simply send a basketball emoji to a

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New T-Shirt Lets You See Inside The Human Body

You could soon learn how the human body works by going inside it via augmented reality t-shirts. All you need to do is download an app and point the device at the new invention, called a Virtuali-Tee. You will be

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Tide Spin Could Be Coming To Canada Soon

Procter & Gamble is now testing a laundry service called Tide Spin.  It’s a delivery service that will pick up your dirty clothes and return them washed or dry-cleaned and ready to wear.  Tide Spin tries to differentiate itself from its

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The New ATM Machines Don’t Use A Bank Card

The next generation ATMs are just around the corner as JP Morgan Chase in the U.S. prepares to unleash new cash machines that only require an app to make withdrawals.  The new ATMs don’t require ATM cards and will triple

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Uber Is Launching A Helicopter Service

Instead of sitting in traffic during rush hour, Uber will soon allow you to fly above it all…for a price. Airbus Group SE and Uber are partnering to create an on-demand helicopter service.  “UberChopper” will be tested during the Sundance

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Want To Track Santa? There’s An App For That!

Each Christmas, the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) tracks Santa’s journey across the world. Of course, we can follow along at www.noradsanta.org. Did you know, there’s an app too?! It’s available on tablets and smart phones. A spokesperson for NORAD Track Santa says,

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Too many notifications? There’s an app for that!

Do you feel like you’re getting lost in the notifications from Facebook and Twitter? There’s an app for that! It’s called Notify, launched yesterday. It brings together news, sports, technology and entertainment in one app. You can pick from different

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New Android Malware Discovered In 20,000 Popular Apps

A new type of Android malware has been uncovered in more than 20,000 apps and it’s impossible to remove. The malware masquerades as popular apps, such as Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat, and installs something known as “troganized adware” onto phones.

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The Blackberry Android Phone Hits Stores Today

Today the first ever Android-powered Blackberry goes on sale. The “Priv” is intended to resolve one of the biggest criticisms against BlackBerry … a lack of apps. Blackberry says advance orders for the Priv have been higher than those for the

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New Find My Phone Feature For Android Phones

Google has announced a new tool that locates a missing Android smartphone simply by searching for the term “find my phone” on the Google homepage.  It works with all Android phones that have the latest Google app

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Instagram Releases New App To Create Collages

Instagram has released a new stand-alone app that lets you combine multiple photos and post them as a single image. It’s called Layout, and it is essentially a collage app. One in five Instagram users already combine

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Facebook Announces A Money Transfer Feature

Facebook is about to roll out a new feature in their Messenger app that will allow users to send or receive money.  Users will be able to start a conversation and add their debit card to either accept or send

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New App For Hotel Guests To Hook-up

A new social networking app has been launched that allows lonely hotel guests to connect with each other people staying in the same hotel.  “LobbyFriend” allows travelers to send messages to other hotel guests.  Whether to

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