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Trending: Star Wedding Crasher, Game Show Flash Mob, Heart-Stopping Selfie

A look at the stories creating buzz on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and others.

06/02/2014

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Facebook Expands Privacy Checkup Tool

The privacy checkup feature is designed to remind the site’s 1.3 billion users about how widely they share posts, what apps they use with Facebook, and other privacy issues.

05/23/2014

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Surgeons: Many Having Surgery To Look Better In Selfies

Cosmetic surgeons say many people are going under the knife to get better photographs of themselves to share on social networks.

CBS 11–05/21/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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Facebook Plans To ‘Friend’ Small Businesses

Facebook wants to increase its advertising and get more clicks on all kinds of ads. It believes tapping into the lucrative small business market will help it achieve those goals.

05/06/2014

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Twitter Tweaks Website To Attract New Users

As Twitter looks to broaden its appeal beyond its 241 million users, the company is introducing a redesign of profile pages that includes bigger photos, more user controls and a distinct resemblance to Facebook.

04/09/2014

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An Internet Privacy Prank

Do you consider yourself to be a private person? This internet prank reveals that there may be more information about you on social media sites than you realize.

04/09/2014

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Online Quizzes May Have You Revealing More Than You Think

Quizzes have caught on like wildfire on social media, but some experts say taking them may open you up for unwanted attention.

CBS 11–04/01/2014

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Farmers Branch Passes Distracted Driving Ordinance

Farmers Branch has taken a step toward curbing distracted driving. Council members on Tuesday approved an ordinance that prohibits text communication while behind the wheel.

03/27/2014

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Facebook Buying Oculus For $2 Billion

Facebook is buying virtual reality company Oculus, betting $2 billion that its technology will become a new way for people to communicate, learn or be entertained.

03/26/2014

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Plano Firefighter Saves Two Babies From Fire

A Plano firefighter is being hailed a hero after he saved two twin babies from a burning home.

CBS 11–03/21/2014

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First Tweets From CBSDFW.COM Folks

Twitter is celebrating its 8th birthday by rolling out a new feature that lets users look at their first tweets. Here are some of the first tweets from CBSDFW.COM personalities.

03/21/2014

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