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David Karp of Tumblr speaks onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2013 at The Manhattan Center on May 1, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

New Yorker Sells Social Networking Giant Tumblr To Yahoo! For $1.1 Billion

If you’re a social media junkie, you and a few million others know what Tumblr is. If not, you might be wondering why Yahoo! would pay a king’s ransom for it.


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Seen At 11: Put On Your Best Facebook Face

Whether you post your own photographs online or friends tag you in others, millions of people use social medial to stay in touch. And to look their very best, many women are opting for cosmetic procedures to have the perfect profile for Facebook.


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Seen At 11: Social Networking Insecurity

If you think staying off popular social networking sites, like Pinterest and MySpace, will protect your privacy, think again. A new study found your personal information is often on these sites … even though you’re not.



NY Bar: Lawyers May Comb Social Media For Dirt

The New York Bar Association said Friday it’s ethical for lawyers to comb social networking websites to collect damaging information on opposing parties in lawsuits.



Teacher Fired For Ripping Students, Blames Facebook

A teacher flunked Facebook 101 and now she’s lost her job. She wrote comments on the popular social networking site that she thought would only be seen by her friends. But, boy was she wrong.