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Internet pop-up ads come to SmartTV

About 20 million viewers with Internet-connected smart TV sets can see pop-ups ads that take over their screens during related commercials.

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Drync wine app expands pick-up services

On January 1st, it becomes legal for wineries to ship their product directly to your doorstep.

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UN Security Council to examine North Korean human rights

The move is a groundbreaking step in holding North Korea accountable for alleged crimes against humanity.

Facebook shares rise to record on mobile growth, Instagram

Facebook shares rose to a record Monday as the social network caps a year in which mobile advertising increased and marketing initiatives expanded with applications and video.

North Korea’s link to Internet goes dark

The loss of service came days after President Obama pledged the US would launch a “proportional response” to recent attacks.

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