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Lisa Ko

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Privacy on Facebook

Facebook’s new “instant personalization” is sharing supposedly private information with third-party developers without users’ permission. Here’s what you can — and can’t — do about it.

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Bollywood meets ‘Brokeback’

India’s first mainstream film to feature a gay kiss hits theaters this week.

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The Whitney heads downtown

Public installations herald the museum’s controversial expansion.

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Genetics gets personal: Send your saliva and start chatting

A company that will analyze your DNA is the perfect storm of Web and biotech, replete with social networking, online privacy concerns and a big-name backer.

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An illustrated guide to Islamic veils

An overview of different Muslim veil styles, from the hijab head scarf to the full-body burqa.