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You can't defeat Firesheep! says guy who invented Firesheep

Nov 9, 2010
On today's program, we reported on a new plug-in called Blacksheep that's designed to thwart anyone using the Firesheep spy plug-in....
Posted In: firesheep, privacy, security, social media, Web Culture

Rockmelt browser launches in limited beta

Nov 8, 2010
If you've been feeling like Chrome or IE or Firefox just weren't social enough, there's a product for you. Weirdo. ...
Posted In: Chrome, Facebook, firefox, gadgets, internet explorer, rockmelt, search, social media, Twitter, Web Culture

The Queen is on Facebook

Nov 8, 2010
Whether you see this as a welcome adjustment to modern times on the part of an archaic figurehead or another case of social media ruining other...
Posted In: Facebook, social media, Web Culture, with a laser beam

Hulu Plus is open to everyone

Nov 4, 2010
Well, at least everyone willing to spend ten bucks a month to watch Hulu Plus. You used to need an invitation, you don't anymore. It's like regular...
Posted In: Entertainment, gadgets, hulu, search, social media, tv, Web Culture

It's not you, Facebook's font is smaller

Nov 4, 2010
The company says they're experimenting with ways to make the site easier and more efficient to use. Because if there's one thing that makes things...
Posted In: Facebook, social media, squinting

Google to pay huge settlement, you to not get any

Nov 3, 2010
When Google launched Google Buzz there were some glaring privacy holes in it. They were trying to set up the next big social network and so...
Posted In: business, buzz, Gmail, Google, Law, search, social media

Facebook wants to eat Foursquare

Nov 3, 2010
Count me as one of the many people who think that the only significant thing announced at today's Facebook event was the Deals program. It provide...
Posted In: business, Entertainment, Facebook, foursquare, geolocation, search, social media, Web Culture

Facebook event today

Nov 3, 2010
Scheduled for 10:30am pacific at the company headquarters. The invitation says to "please join us for a mobile event" and has an illustration of...
Posted In: business, Facebook, social media, whatever

Chatbot takes on critics of climate change

Nov 3, 2010
Nigel Leck was sick of all the people on Twitter arguing that global warming isn't real. So, he made a program that would scan Twitter every five...
Posted In: climate change, robots, Science, social media, Twitter, Web Culture

Twitter inserts ads into your tweetstream

Nov 2, 2010
And really, it's pretty painful anytime anyone inserts ANYTHING into your tweetstream....
Posted In: business, social media, Twitter, Web Culture

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