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‘Hairgate’: iPhone hit by new social media storm

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – First there was bendgate… now brace yourself for hairgate. Fresh from the online uproar over whether the shiny new iPhone 6 bends when carried around in pockets, Apple has been hit by a new … Continue reading

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Vietnamese ‘social entrepreneur’ visits NZ – 3News NZ

3News NZ Vietnamese 'social entrepreneur' visits NZ3News NZA Vietnamese "social entrepreneur" hasn't ruled out opening one of his "inspiring" restaurants in New Zealand. Jimmy Pham founded the Know One, Teach One (KOTO) foundation, which runs hospitality training centres for homeless … Continue reading

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Vietnamese ‘social entrepreneur’ visits NZ – 3News NZ

3News NZ Vietnamese 'social entrepreneur' visits NZ3News NZA Vietnamese "social entrepreneur" hasn't ruled out opening one of his "inspiring" restaurants in New Zealand. Jimmy Pham founded the Know One, Teach One (KOTO) foundation, which runs hospitality training centres for homeless … Continue reading

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Sweden’s Social Democrats claim election victory after austerity backlash – The Guardian

The Guardian Sweden's Social Democrats claim election victory after austerity backlashThe GuardianFredrik Reinfeldt (centre) leaves Sveriges Television in Stockholm on Sunday. Reinfeldt conceded defeat on Sunday after a narrow victory by the centre-left Photograph: Tt News Agency/Reuters. Sweden's centre-left Social … Continue reading

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Waze Social GPS Maps & Traffic review

Join forces with other drivers nearby to outsmart traffic Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Iran’s change at the top gives director cue to show social ills

VENICE (Reuters) – Two years ago, Iranian filmmaker Rakhshan Bani-Etemad knew she had no chance of showing a feature film in Iran about the depredations of unemployment, drug abuse and wife-beating, so she made a series of shorts instead. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Daughter of Robin Williams returns to social media after online harassment

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The daughter of the late Robin Williams has returned to Twitter after she quit the social media website over online harassment she suffered following the suicide death of the Oscar winning actor. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Social media sizzles as ‘Sharknado 2′ audience grows

Whimsical TV disaster movie "Sharknado 2" reeled in 3.9 million viewers, the Syfy specialty channel said Thursday, one day after the sequel's broadcast. The followup to last year's instant cult classic about a freak weather system that rains a torrent … Continue reading

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The Weekender: mapping mythical social networks and going to the moon

Sunday marks the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon. If you're not somewhere buying moon boots, the Slooh Community Observatory will broadcast high-definition live footage of the moon as seen from Dubai while giving a talk on … Continue reading

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Chinese bus attacks reflect social unease

Over the past decade, almost 100 Chinese have died in bus attacks. Some 300 more have been injured, including 29 people last weekend Asia homepage

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