Shaun Nichols

Shaun Nichols

US Correspondent , Incisive Media

Shaun Nichols is the US correspondent for He has been with the company since 2006, originally joining as a news intern at the site's San Francisco offices.


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Google Launches Chromecast Entertainment Device

Jul 25, 2013 - Television plugin to compete with Apple, Sony and Microsoft Comments

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How to Protect Your Twitter Account From Hackers

May 13, 2013 - Breaches affecting Associated Press, Onion, and Sex and the City author show need for extra security measures on firms' social sites. Comments


Facebook Tests Collections Feature for Retailers

Oct 9, 2012 - A new Facebook wishlist-type feature allows users to tag and group products, which can then then be browsed by friends or linked to purchase pages. Comments

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Google Adds Do Not Track Option to Chrome

Sep 14, 2012 - Google's Chrome is the latest browser to allow users to block monitoring. Comments

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Facebook Cracks Down on Like Fraud

Sep 4, 2012 - Social networking giant aims to remove phony "Likes" in part to rid site of malware. Comments

Google Plus lets users organise friends into circles to restrict information access

Google+ Adds Custom URLs for Brands

Aug 14, 2012 - Verified accounts will get the first pick of vanity addresses. Comments


Google Acquires Frommer's Publishing Brand

Aug 13, 2012 - Company looks to build on Zagat buy with travel guides. Comments


Google Settles for $22.5M Fine in FTC Privacy Suit

Aug 9, 2012 - The FTC said that the company would be paying a record fine in the Safari cookies case. Comments logo

Salesforce Tries Content Management With

Mar 16, 2012 - Unveils web publishing platform. Comments

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Yahoo Suit Against Facebook Includes Online Ad Patents

Mar 13, 2012 - Alleges news feed and video content ads are based on Yahoo patents. Comments

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Apple's Updated iPad Hits Right Notes With Analysts

Mar 8, 2012 - Company adds Retina display and 4G connectivity to tablet Comments

U.S. State Attorneys Take Aim at Google Privacy Plan

Feb 23, 2012 - Attorneys General have "strong concern" with overhaul Comments


Google, Microsoft, and Facebook Team Up to Take on Phishing Attacks

Jan 31, 2012 - Vendors look for email standards on authentication Comments

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Facebook Targets 'Clickjacking' Operation in Lawsuit

Jan 30, 2012 - Ad firm denies involvement in "like" posting scam Comments


Facebook IPO Set for May

Jan 17, 2012 - ATD reports the company is closing on a date for its public offering. Comments

Yahoo Wins $610M Suit Against Lottery Spammers

Dec 8, 2011 - Emails purported to be from Yahoo offices. Comments

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