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China deletes Web reports on blow-up giant toad

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Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Home Stand game cancellation triggers online fury

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With free speech overflowing in the cyberworld, netizens bombarded the organizers of the Gilas Last Home Stand after they failed to keep their promise of a five-on-five between the National team and a selection of NBA all-stars.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Google made failed bid for Spotify—report

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Internet titan Google tried last year to buy streaming music service Spotify but backed off for reasons including a whopping price tag, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Britain’s Prince Harry voices hatred of Twitter

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Britain’s Prince Harry has spoken of his hatred for the micro-blogging website Twitter due to its role in the invasion of his privacy, newspapers reported Tuesday.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Dad’s heartbreaking web plea spurs strangers

This combination photo of two images shows a family photo of Sophia Steffel, left, and a retouched version by Jillian Johnston of Mountain View, Calif. Days after the infant daughter of Nathen Steffel died in a Cincinnati hospital from complications from a tumor in her liver, he asked users on the Reddit website if someone could alter the hospital photo. "Since she was in the hospital her whole life we never were able to get a photo without all her tubes," he wrote. Johnston's work was one of hundreds sent in response. AP

Just days after his infant daughter’s death, Nathen Steffel asked strangers on the Internet for only one thing: He and his wife wanted a photo of their daughter without the breathing tubes and tape that masked her little face.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

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  • Home Stand game cancellation triggers online fury
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