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Science Confirms That Quitting Facebook Makes People Happier

Science Confirms That Quitting Facebook Makes People Happier

TwinStar Media November 11, 2015 0

Social networking in some form or another has existed for as long as life on this planet, but we don’t yet fully understand how the most modern incarnation affects our lives and our emotions

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The President Finally Has a Facebook Page

The President Finally Has a Facebook Page

TwinStar Media November 9, 2015 0

For all of the White House’s efforts to join the internet era, it’s been awfully slow at giving the President a Facebook presence. It’s not dragging its heels any longer, though: President Obama (and

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Legal Cannabis Big Data And Market Research Leaders Just Combined Forces To Get Investor Buzzing

Legal Cannabis Big Data And Market Research Leaders Just Combined Forces To Get Investor Buzzing

TwinStar Media November 9, 2015 0

Giadha Aguirre DeCarcer saw the data powering big-money decisions to back private companies or consider public buyouts and wondered why there no one was doing the same for the legal cannabis industry. The one-time

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Pinterest’s Visual Search Tool Can Identify Items in a Pin

Pinterest’s Visual Search Tool Can Identify Items in a Pin

TwinStar Media November 9, 2015 0

Lots of people turn to Pinterest for inspiration, but it can be a hassle to figure out who makes that whiskey barrel table. Now that the site has buyable pins and shopping pins, it

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Google Maps & Search Results Now List Businesses’ Holiday Hours

Google Maps & Search Results Now List Businesses’ Holiday Hours

TwinStar Media November 7, 2015 0

Google is once again revamping its Maps and Search platforms, adding functionality to make the services more useful for consumers – especially those doing a little holiday shopping.  Google announced today that it would

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Facebook Creates Technology That Describes Photos to Blind Users

Facebook Creates Technology That Describes Photos to Blind Users

TwinStar Media November 6, 2015 0

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg himself, a new video confirms that the social media behemoth is currently working on artificial intelligence technology that will describe images to blind users. As part of Facebook’s ongoing mission

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Facebook Introduces Music Stories

Facebook Introduces Music Stories

TwinStar Media November 5, 2015 0

Facebook is introducing a better way to discover and share music with the addition of Music Stories to its iOS app. iPhone users can now post 30-second previews of songs to their News Feed

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Kickstarter’s 9.5 Million Users Have Pledged Over $2 Billion

Kickstarter’s 9.5 Million Users Have Pledged Over $2 Billion

TwinStar Media November 5, 2015 0

You may hate how crowdfunding websites are being used for pre-sales, but Kickstarter’s new numbers report makes it clear that a lot of people don’t mind the practice. The website has announced that it

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Napster Is Coming Back

Napster Is Coming Back

TwinStar Media November 4, 2015 0

We all remember the glory days of Napster when a new song was only a free download away. The file-sharing music service turned the music industry on its head back in 1999 as people stopped looking towards record

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Study says U.S. Teens Spend 9 Hours a Day in Front of a Screen

Study says U.S. Teens Spend 9 Hours a Day in Front of a Screen

TwinStar Media November 4, 2015 0

Those angry Baby Boomers who say our generation is rotting behind those teeny screens might actually have a point. Common Sense Media just released a comprehensive study called The Common Sense Census: Media Use

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