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Facebook places risky bets on future

Now, on mobile phones especially, Facebook will begin to splinter into many smaller, more narrowly focused services, some of which won't even carry Facebook's branding, and may not require a Facebook account to use. AP photo

Facebook will soon splinter into smaller services, some of which may not even carry the company brand, says Farhad Manjoo.In the two years since...

Cut the clutter in your social media accounts

Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. Reuters photo

Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. These accounts can quickly...

Amusing apps that fire your imagination

It is a piece of musical performance art from Radiohead, the popular rock band. As you look at your phone, you see a night sky with writhing shapes.

Mobile apps can seem a bit like the tools on a Swiss army knife. Many of them are useful, but some are just fun...

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Is there a way to take old family movies on DVD and convert them to digital files on the computer that can then be uploaded...

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People purchasing mangoes at Russel Market Bangalore. DH photo

People purchasing mangoes at Russel Market Bangalore. DH photo

Members of the Christian community praying on the occassion of Easter Sunday at the Sacred Heart...

Members of the Christian community praying on the occassion of Easter Sunday at the Sacred Heart...

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican...

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican...

Children holding Easter Egg during the prayer at 'Platt Memorial' Church in Bangalore on Sunday...

Children holding Easter Egg during the prayer at 'Platt Memorial' Church in Bangalore on Sunday...

Christians offer prayers on easter day, at St Mary's Cathedral, in Bangalore. DH photo

Christians offer prayers on easter day, at St Mary's Cathedral, in Bangalore. DH photo

A man waits for customers while selling 'samosas',  along a road divider in Karachi. Reuters photo

A man waits for customers while selling 'samosas', along a road divider in Karachi. Reuters photo

A man pours water on a competitor during a road race as part of traditional festival games to ...

A man pours water on a competitor during a road race as part of traditional festival games to ...

A man baths using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in the southern...

A man baths using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in the southern...

A butterfly and a honey bee fight to collect nectar from a flower in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI Photo

A butterfly and a honey bee fight to collect nectar from a flower in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI Photo

A man and his bullock cart crashes with a truck at a race during traditional festival games to ...

A man and his bullock cart crashes with a truck at a race during traditional festival games to ...

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