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'Nichification' and More Alter Mostly Mobile Classifieds

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 04.03.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Here's a new one: 'nichification' in classified advertisements. As if they weren't already categorized into assorted and sundry. Except now they're more than the print variety to which so many of us have grown accustomed.

Social Media and the New Hollywood

Cedric Perrier | Posted 05.29.2011 | Technology
Cedric Perrier

As America's movie theater chains begin to fight the inexorable demands of cable operators to offer newly-released movies in the home just four weeks ...

Google Government Search Tool: State Censorship, User Data Requests Released By Google

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)— Google Inc. has set up a new tool to show where it's facing the most government pressure to censor material and turn over person...

Responding to Mumbai: A Population Speaks Out

Jared Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jared Cohen

In response to the Mumbai attacks, Facebook and other online social networks are flooded with communities, discussion groups, and individual members convening online to speak out with an amplified voice.

Google to Help Curb Web Porn in Brazil

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — The head of Google in Brazil said Wednesday the Internet giant will take actions to stop child pornography and hate cri...