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Facebook finally gets a dislike button

Oct 8th - Facebook is testing a new “reactions” feature. You can think of it as a built-in emoji that doesn’t have to be typed into a comment. You can react with a joyful or happy tone, or something more sorrowful — there’s your new dislike button, folks.

Alphabet (Google) buys the entire alphabet as a domain

Oct 8th - Remember when Alphabet was announced and Google had the coolest domain ever for it? Something about abc.xyz (go on, click it) rolls off the tongue, but Google didn’t want to rest there. They’ve registered abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com.

Work on CyanogenMod 13 (Marshmallow) has started

Oct 8th - We know the CyanogenMod team will bring us Android 6.0 Marshmallow sooner or later, but it’s always nice to see those plans put into action. The team has started pushing CyanogenMod 13 code commits to their public Gerrit repository.

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Oct 7th - It seems like everywhere you turn these days, someone is offering up some sort of online video streaming service. For Amazon, they’re now reportedly exploring the possibility of getting into the live TV streaming business.

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