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A brief—and polarizing—history of internet linguistics

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iMessage is still the stickiest part of iOS

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Just follow the money

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Zuckerberg’s “privacy-focused vision” for social media misses some big problems

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Zuckerberg’s manifesto misses something big: WhatsApp and other private messaging services have, at times, enabled deeply toxic communications.

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