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Rachel Star Withers says that video blogging about schizophrenia and depression has helped her manage the disorders. Courtesy of Rachel Star hide caption

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Would You Tell The World You Have Schizophrenia On YouTube?

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The Yik Yak app allows users to post anonymous messages, and to read anonymous messages posted in their current location. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Yik Yak Tests Universities' Defense Of Free Speech

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Politician Takes To Tinder To Ignite Voters' Interest

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IBM's Watson analyzes a Twitter account of an unnamed user, breaking down needs, values and five personality traits: openness, conscientiousness, extroversion, agreeableness, neuroticism (aka emotional range). IBM hide caption

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I Asked A Computer To Be My Life Coach

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Get ready for your email inbox to be inundated this election season. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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'Bill Wants To Meet You': Why Political Fundraising Emails Work

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After recent terrorist attacks, social media companies are under pressure to do more to stop messaging from terrorist groups. Patrick George/Ikon Images/Getty Images hide caption

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What Can — Or Should — Internet Companies Do To Fight Terrorism?

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Members of the media crowd into the apartment bedroom of San Bernardino shooting suspects Syed Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, in Redlands, Calif. Chris Carlson/AP hide caption

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There are a lot of ways to donate to a cause online. While using social media may help in promotion, it may not be the most effective way to get people to actually give. Tomacco/Getty Images hide caption

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After protests on Mizzou's campus became national news, the community is trying to figure out how to move forward. Jeff Roberson/AP hide caption

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"You just want to be heard." — Aliyah Sulaiman

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A man plays piano near the Bataclan theater in Paris on Saturday, the day after a series of attacks on the city resulted in the deaths of at least 120 individuals. At least 80 people died inside the Bataclan. Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tang Xiong Xiong, a Bichon Frise, came into the salon as a ball of fluff and emerged with her head shaped like a square. "She's getting used to it," says her owner. Elise Hu/NPR hide caption

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For Taiwanese Dogs, Being Square Is Stylish

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Cruz's Crew: You Play The Game, But It's The Cruz Campaign That Scores

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