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  • Do you think Twitter should get rid of the 140 character limit?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Yes, it's too constraining
    27%
    63 votes
    I think 140 characters is OK as long as photos and links aren't counted.
    28%
    64 votes
    No, keep it short.
    45%
    103 votes
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  • Cyber crime

    Cyber crime

    Computers have made our lives easier, but they’ve also created many new ways for thieves to steal information, money and identities. 

    Companies, people, governments, and non-profits are evaluating their cyber security after ransomware held information hostage across the globe.

  • Your Week in Viral Videos

    Viral Videos

    The videos that have folks talking on the internet.

    The videos that have folks talking on the internet.

  • Science & technology news

    Science & technology news

    Pokemon Go is the latest game to take the science and technology world by storm. Click for news on cybercrime, space, social media, computers and technological advances that change our lives daily.

    Pokemon Go is the latest game to take the science and technology world by storm. Click for news on cybercrime, space, social media, computers and technological advances that change our lives daily.

  • Apple news

    Apple news

    The enigmatic American technology company is always making waves. Currently, it's facing backlash over news it slows down older iPhones on purpose.

    The enigmatic American technology company is always making waves. Currently, it's facing backlash over news it slows down older iPhones on purpose.

  • Tech stories from the AP wire

    Tech stories from the AP wire

    Technology stories from the Associated Press.

    Technology stories from the Associated Press.

  • News on space exploration, technology and the planets

    Space exploration

    Space exploration

    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

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  • Alaska hit by 7.9 earthquake; tsunami warning canceled

    Alaska hit by 7.9 earthquake; tsunami warning canceled

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-01-23 10:28:12 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-01-23 13:28:27 GMT

    A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.

    A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.

  • Skiers injured by flying rocks on Japanese volcano

    Skiers injured by flying rocks on Japanese volcano

    Monday, January 22 2018 10:57 PM EST2018-01-23 03:57:51 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-01-23 13:28:08 GMT

    At least 16 people skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan were injured by flying rocks during a surprise eruption and a subsequent avalanche Tuesday, and one person later died.

    At least 16 people skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan were injured by flying rocks during a surprise eruption and a subsequent avalanche Tuesday, and one person later died.

  • Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer

    Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 7:48 AM EST2018-01-23 12:48:12 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-01-23 13:11:12 GMT
    Hundreds of mourners have gathered in Dolores O'Riordan's Irish hometown for the funeral of the Cranberries singer.
    Hundreds of mourners have gathered in Dolores O'Riordan's Irish hometown for the funeral of the Cranberries singer.
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