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The suspected shooter at YouTube’s California headquarters on Tuesday has been identified as 39-year-old Nasim Najafi Aghdam, San Bruno Police confirmed. A San Diego resident, Aghdam died by a self-inflicted gunshot wound after shooting three people, one of whom is in critical condition. A fourth victim injured their ankle while…

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Facebook’s chief security officer Alex Stamos will leave the company.Image: Sportsfile/Corbis via Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2018-03-20 06:20:51 UTC As Facebook’s never ending string of crises continues, internal disagreements have prompted its chief security officer to leave.  Alex Stamos is due to depart the company in August after disputes over…

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Women were number one on Facebook.Image: Wayne Taylor/Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2017-12-06 01:58:41 UTC It’s no secret that the conversations we have on Facebook are often different to ones we have on other social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram. That’s evident in Facebook’s data about the most-talked about topics…

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469 Shares YouTube influencer Michael Jones attends as athletes and YouTube stars team for DOOM Videogame Tournament on March 29, 2016 in Hollywood, California.Image: Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Bethesda Softworks By Kerry Flynn2017-09-03 19:06:29 UTC Influencers don’t always know what’s best.  On Instagram, Kendall Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski, Bella Hadid, and…

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I got a chance to sit down at RISE 2017 in Hong Kong with WeChat’s Director of User Growth Stephen Wang.  For those unfamiliar, WeChat began as a messaging app back in 2010 created by China’s Tencent, but over the years, it has quickly become a tool of everyday life…

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