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Coming to a Console Near You: Free-to-Play Games

blogs.wsj.com — "Freemium" games have conquered smartphones. Now they're invading videogame consoles. It's easy to think of free-to-play games as only casual mobile apps like "Candy Crush Saga," where gamers are urged to drop cash to avoid "grinding" through repetitive gameplay or running out of turns. That's not always the case.

Google reverses ban on explicit material on Blogger

marketwatch.com — Google is serious when it says that "from time to time, we may change our content policies." Just days after taking a tougher stance against sexually explicit material on its blogging platform, Google now says it won't ban bloggers over sexually explicit material in most cases.

Google Reverses Ban on Explicit Material on Blogger

blogs.wsj.com — Google is serious when it says that "from time to time, we may change our content policies." Just days after taking a tougher stance against sexually explicit material on its blogging platform, Google now says it won't ban bloggers over sexually explicit material in most cases.

The Sharpest Jabs From the Facebook Privacy Report

blogs.wsj.com — Belgium's privacy watchdog criticized Facebook 's data policies, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday, in a document that arrives at a sour time for relations between Silicon Valley and Europe. The 61-page "critical analysis" of Facebook's revised policies says the social network fools its users into thinking they have more control over data and privacy than they actually do.

Google Goes After Explicit Material on Blogger

blogs.wsj.com — Google is giving users of its blogging software a month to clean up sexually explicit content or lose most of their audience. The ban in Blogger on "sexually explicit or graphic nude images" - basically adult content such as porn - takes effect March 23, at which point any blogs in violation will be converted to a private status, Google said.

Google Launches YouTube Kids App on Android and iOS

blogs.wsj.com — Google on Monday officially unveiled a YouTube app aimed at children, which it called the "first Google product built from the ground up with the little ones in mind." The Wall Street Journal reported last week that Google was expected to introduce YouTube Kids today.

Twitter’s CEO on Abuse: We’re Losing Core Users

blogs.wsj.com — Twitter Chief Executive Dick Costolo will take the microphone later today to talk about earnings and the company's user growth. But it's what the CEO recently said in an internal forum that has most people's attention Thursday.

Co-Founder of Secret Is Leaving After Redesign

blogs.wsj.com — Chrys Bader, one of the co-founders of the anonymous messaging app Secret, is leaving the company a year after its launch. Secret recently underwent a significant redesign after the app's popularity waned. The app's changing mission makes it the right time for Bader to walk away, according to a blog post from Secret's other co-founder, David Byttow.

Google Q4 Earnings and Analyst Call - Live Blog

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Facebook’s Q4 Earnings and Analyst Call - Live Blog

blogs.wsj.com — Before we go, let's check in on the stock price. With 30 minutes to go in regular trading, shares are up nearly 1% at $76.50. Options contracts are indicating that the stock could swing by nearly 7%, either way. Thanks for stopping by.
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Mar 05, 2015

RT @brittanyhite: 20 years later, smog has mostly cleared from LA on.wsj.com/18QL404 Can China similarly clear its air by 2035? pic.twitter.com/C7xyMSRE9A

Mar 04, 2015

RT @DavidClinchNews: US Ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, attacked and injured by person with knife. Pics from SBS and Yonhap: pic.twitter.com/v3Wb4WS6f8

Mar 04, 2015

RT @JeffElder: Wen Hsieh, called too talkative in Kleiner evals, chats w/ juror from stand. Kleiner attorney: "I don't think you're supposed to do that."

Mar 04, 2015

The good news about competing standards causing real friction is that it gets us closer to a solution. wsj.com/articles/car-m…

Mar 04, 2015

If you really want to impress me, @AMCTheatres, have showing exclusively for Stubs members who don't want to deal with opening night misery.

Mar 04, 2015

Show of hands: Who is buying a VR set in 2016? "Sony Targets ‘Morpheus’ VR Headset for First Half of 2016 on.wsj.com/1B5NtgM"

Mar 04, 2015

Every time I see the photo with this article, I think of "The Abyss." on.wsj.com/1AETv48

Mar 04, 2015

@mims what have we been doing with all these tweets then???



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