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3Novices:CrunchWeek: Tech Stocks Fumble, Facebook Announces ‘M,’ And YouTube Takes On Twitch

Welcome back to another episode of CrunchWeek. We’re very glad that you are here. This time ’round, our fearless Matthew Lynley headed the ship, while our own Josh Constine and your humble servant were on hand to help out along the way. 41 more words

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VIDEO: Syrian refugees: Journey across Europe

Chris Buckler, Ed Thomas, and Tom Burridge report on the journeys made by Syrian refugees trying to reach Europe.

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Ashley Madison CEO steps down

The founder and chief executive of cheaters’ dating website Ashley Madison has stepped down just weeks after it was hacked.

Noel Biderman, who heads the Canadian business’s parent company, Avid Life Media, is no longer employed at its headquarters, a spokesman said. 850 more words

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The driver of a lorry dumped by the side of a road in Austria with the bodies of 71 refugees inside has been arrested, Hungarian police said on Friday, amid indications that those trapped in the vehicle including four children had suffocated to death. 887 more words

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3Novices:Judge’s Order To Shut Down NSA Phone Surveillance Reversed By Federal Appeals Court

A federal appeals court has just ruled against a 2013 decision ordering the NSA to stop its bulk metadata collection program. The three-judge panel issued its ruling Friday, contending that conservative privacy activist Larry Klayman had not adequately argued the likeliness that his own data had been collected as a part of the metadata collection program. 20 more words

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3Novices:SocialBattles Is A Photo App For People Who Think Instagram Isn’t Competitive Enough

Andre and Sandro De Moraes must really like to see people compete.
The brothers previously created GoldMic, a now-defunct social network for hip hop battles. Now they’ve launched a new iOS app called SocialBattles, where users compete to post the most popular photos. 15 more words

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3Novices:Google’s App Search Results Now Look More Like An App Store

Google has been working for some time to improve how it highlights mobile apps, and the data they contain, in its search results. And now, Android users performing Google searches for apps outside the Play Store will notice a big change in how apps are being presented in search results. 34 more words

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