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Phone cases with a conscience feature faces of political prisoners

Artist Ai Weiwei's Lego portraits of those who've been silenced, imprisoned or exiled because of their beliefs inspire a new line of iPhone cases, with part of the proceeds going to Amnesty International.

By 20 February 2015

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Political hackers take on Germany over Ukraine-Russia issues

Throughout Wednesday morning, a hacking group has disrupted German government websites, including Chancellor Angela Merkel's page, saying it wants the country to stop supporting the Ukrainian government.

By 8 January 2015

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Mega political? Kim Dotcom to bring Internet Party to US

The Internet Party is slated to come to the US in 2015, according to Dotcom, who describes himself as an "Internet freedom fighter."

By 3 December 2014

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Form a new political party, fight zombies with the CraveCast crew

Halloween and elections are approaching, and sometimes it's tough to tell which is scarier. Join the CraveCast cabal Wednesday at noon Pacific when we'll talk about remaking democracy in our own image and siccing bears on the undead.

By 22 October 2014

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A political party of nerds and geeks: What should it stand for?

You've heard that geeks and nerds run the world, but what would it take for us to actually be in charge? Crave's Eric Mack thinks it might be time for a "GNU" political party.

By 22 October 2014

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Bitcoin wins US election panel's approval for political donations

Federal regulator finds the cryptocurrency qualifies as "money or something of value" but imposes restriction on its use.

By 9 May 2014

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Data retention factions, more iiNet court action and 1800 inaction in Girt by CNET podcast 16

This week, it's politics in action as Shorten and Abbott exchange shots over proposed data retention laws, all the fun and games from the Dallas Buyers Club court case and which mobile telcos are short-changing you on 1800 calls.

By 20 February 2015

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Ukraine political party's candidate? 'Darth Vader'

Accompanied by stormtroopers and a few rogue Wookiees and Jedi, someone dressed as the iconic "Star Wars" villain vows to restore pride to the Ukraine.

By 2 April 2014

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Pay your debts: 'Game of Thrones' Monopoly out this year

When you play the Game of Thrones, you either win or you go directly to jail.

By 16 February 2015

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Game of Thrones game, Episode 2: House Forrester depends on me

After devastation strikes House Forrester in the opening episode of Telltale Games' video game, the next installment sees the house take great strides toward a comeback. Warning: spoilers.

By 15 February 2015