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08.28.15
Chrome will block obnoxious Flash ads starting September 1st
08.28.15

Chrome will block obnoxious Flash ads starting September 1st

Here's hoping this leads to better battery life for our laptops.

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04.22.15
Germany rules that using ad-blocking software is legal
04.22.15

Germany rules that using ad-blocking software is legal

The ability to silence the constant braying of advertising is great, unless you're a publisher who...

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03.11.15
'Minecraft' might get banned in Turkey for being too violent
03.11.15

'Minecraft' might get banned in Turkey for being too violent

In a move of absolute ridiculousness, Turkey wants to ban Minecraft because its Family and Social...

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12.10.14
Facebook's video tutorials sweetly teach you how to block someone
12.10.14

Facebook's video tutorials sweetly teach you how to block someone

Even the most socially adept of us can fluff an attempt to quietly block an ex or do other Faceboo...

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02.21.14
LinkedIn now allows you to block other users
02.21.14

LinkedIn now allows you to block other users

The ability to block people on social networks seems like a basic idea, but that's one thing Linke...

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11.28.13
US carriers can now block activation of stolen smartphones if they head abroad
11.28.13

US carriers can now block activation of stolen smartphones if they head abroad

US wireless industry group CTIA has announced that a stolen phone database launched last year by T...

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09.25.13
The Art of Wushu: The facts about autoguard
09.25.13

The Art of Wushu: The facts about autoguard

The automatic blocking feature in Age of Wushu is treated as anathema by players. You guys have no...

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