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Facebook to discontinue email service

Facebook to discontinue email service

Facebook will soon be discontinuing its troubled @facebook.com e-mail service and has already started notifying some users of the impending change. Existing users will soon have their @facebook.com messages forwarded to the primary e-mail address on file...

Study highlights stereotypical language used on Facebook

Study highlights stereotypical language used on Facebook

A newly published study by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania's Positive Psychology Center takes a look at the different words used by various demographics of Facebook users. Unsurprisingly and perhaps stereotypically, women talked the most about shopping and doing…
China to ease Internet ban in Shanghai free-trade zone

China to ease Internet ban in Shanghai free-trade zone

The Chinese government will soon allow access to previously banned websites in the Shanghai free-trade zone according to a report from the South China Morning Post. Citing anonymous government sources, the publication says Facebook, Twitter and The New York Times…