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Denial-Of-Service Attack Snags For Days was back online Monday, after a series of massive denial-of-service attacks that lasted off and on for four days.


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N.J. Appeals Court: Sex Offenders Can Be Barred From Social Networking

A New Jersey state appeals court on Tuesday ruled that paroled sex offenders can be barred from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other social networking platforms.


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The 3 Reasons Behind Colt Ford’s Success As New Album Becomes #1 Best Seller

Colt Ford’s latest album, ‘Declaration of Independence’ is has become a #1 best seller, despite minimal airtime support. Find out what three elements he embraces to ensure his success.


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Sree Helps You Keep Up With Your Social Networking Sites

Millions of Americans are spending dozens of hours a week on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. At times, trying to keep up with these services can be overwhelming.


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Move Over Match.Com: MatchPuppy Is Hot On Your Tail

Is Fido looking for love? Or perhaps a furry friend? Well, look no FURther.


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A-Rod Goes Social, Gives Fans Behind-The-Scenes Look On Facebook

Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is locked in — er, make that logged on.


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Ask Asa: Facial Recognition Technology

Some people are calling the technology invasive and watchdogs are fearful that it may be a step in the wrong direction.


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Sree Sreenivasan Explains Pinterest – The Latest Social Networking Craze

Chances are you’ve either heard of it or you’re already obsessed with it. It’s the newest social networking craze – Pinterest.


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Cuomo: NY Law Sheds 24,000 Sex Offenders From Social Networks

A New York law is credited with removing 24,000 sex offenders from Internet social networking sites nationwide.


Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is seen with Rep. Carolyn Maloney, New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, and Rep. Peter King at Grand Central Terminal - New York, NY - Apr 20, 2011 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Homeland Security Chief Napolitano Unveils New Terror Alert System

The updated system will be in place by next week and consists of just two warning levels: elevated and imminent.


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Facebook Unveils Family Safety Center To Fight Bullying, Privacy Concerns

Some much-needed tech support has come to Facebook for concerned parents. If you have questions or concerns about keeping your teens safe from cyber bullies, there are new online tools to help.


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Social Networking Depression?

New studies suggest social networking sites can have a huge impact on your mental health, even leading to a digital depression, Maurice DuBois reports.



Conn. MBA Grads Start Social Site With Lofty Goals

Nick Jaensch and Keith Bessette have developed, a corner of the Internet dedicated to college students and 20-somethings.


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Twitter Is Full Of Its Own Regional ‘Accents’

Tweeting about what club “y’all” are going to tonight? Must be from the South. Looking forward to “suttin” special? Then you probably live in New York.


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Governor Cuomo’s Twitter Account Briefly Diverted

An unknown tweeter set up a fake Twitter account and briefly linked it to Andrew Cuomo’s official state website Sunday morning.