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Google Shares Dip as Microsoft Strikes Licensing Deal With Hon Hai

Twitter, Discovery and the Problem of Simplicity

Facebook Wants to Bring Its Home to the World

Snapchat Now Boasts More Than 150 Million Photos Taken Daily

The Biggest Challenge for Mobile Ads? Showing That They Work.

Mozilla’s CEO Makes a Case for the Firefox Mobile OS

Facebook Hooks Up With Attorneys General for Teen Profile Privacy Awareness

Microsoft Working With Suppliers on Designs for Touch-Enabled Watch Device

ATD’s Staff Sounds Off on Facebook Home and the HP Pocket

Google Proposes Settlement Terms to EU Regulators

The Sequel to Gangnam Style Has Arrived

Facebook’s New Phone Commercial Is Even Weirder Than the Last

It’s Probably a Good Time to Change Your Terrible WordPress Password

Twitter’s New Music App Launches Friday

Yep, LinkedIn Acquires Newsreader Startup Pulse for $90 Million

Twitter Suffers Brief Link Service Outage

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work