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One Year Later, and Instagram Is Ready For Takeover

  A year ago this week signifies the date of the Facebook announcement that surprised the world. Just one month shy of its initial offering on the stock market, Facebook agreed to acquire Instagram for a whopping $1 billion. Relatively … Continue reading

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Facebook Leaves Us Lost on Our Way Home

This is for all of us whose hearts skip a beat when they see the little red notification icon.This is for all of us that are consumed by the classy, minimalist blue and white theme. This is for all of us … Continue reading

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Why Bullying Awareness Needs to be Brought Into Schools Across the Country

  After the tragedy at Rutgers University in early 2010, I hoped online bullying would subside. Barely a month into his first semester in college, freshman Tyler Clementi committed suicide by jumping off the George Washington Bridge. Unbearably tormented by … Continue reading

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Is Facebook Making You Depressed?

  “Ugh… I mean, it only got one like!” Does that irrational cry of cyber-despair sound familiar?  Did you say no? Are you lying? Ok, that’s what I thought. Because whether we like to admit it or not, Facebook, Twitter, … Continue reading

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Sharon Osbourne Goes Gaga

Fashion designer, singer, and actress Kelly Osbourne has recently been linked to performer Lady Gaga after allegedly accusing Gaga of looking pregnant during an episode of “E! Fashion Police.” Her comment lead to an intense feud starting with Gaga fans … Continue reading

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Shy Girls: Bringing Smooth Music Back

  In a time and age when house music and dub step rule the world, it is hard to find music that is truly original. But it isn’t impossible. Shy Girls is a seven piece band with singer Dan Vidmar … Continue reading

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Get Out While You Still Can: For Sale on Instagram.

Back in April when Facebook bought Instagram for a staggering 1.9 million, changes were bound to come. Nine months later, Instagram drops the biggest change to the app, a change in their privacy policy.

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New Fast Fashion: 8ight Seconds

The new Windows Phone 8 isn’t the only project from Samsung getting worldwide attention. The electronics giant is also dipping into the fashion industry. Cheil Industries, owned by Samsung, launched the brand 8ight Seconds earlier this year. The fast fashion … Continue reading

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Mark Zuckerberg Ties The Knot

How does the CEO, founder and largest shareholder of the social networking company that recently went public notify the world about his love life? He updates his relationship status of course!

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Bono to Become The World’s Richest Musician Thanks to Facebook

If all goes well, humanitarian and U2 frontman Bono will become the richest musician in the world and steal the title from Sir Paul McCartney who is valued at about $1 billion.

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