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Silk Road founder appeals conviction a week after life sentence

Attorneys for the mastermind of the illegal-drugs site have filed an appeal. It's another episode in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture run amok.

By 6 June 2015

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​Google commutes death sentence for Panoramio photo site

After more than 10,000 people object to Google's 2014 decision to close a site for sharing location-tagged photos, Google says it'll leave Panoramio alone as it finds a better way to meet the community's needs.

By 4 June 2015

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Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

A New York judge hands illegal online drug site founder a life prison sentence in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture.

By 30 May 2015

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UK government brands trolls 'baying cowards' ahead of stiff, new prison sentences

Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.

By 20 October 2014

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In New York, Starbucks and now Internet on almost every corner

On Road Trip 2015, CNET gets up close with a new structure that will supply the city with free, public Wi-Fi via a project that swaps phone booths for hotspots.

By 13 August 2015

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Google's Alphabet: Brought to you by...Hooli?

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are confirmed fans of HBO's "Silicon Valley." The Easter egg in their post renaming the company Alphabet suggests their fan status may go a step above the rest.

By 11 August 2015

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Bison attacks woman taking selfie with it

Technically Incorrect: In Yellowstone National Park, a woman thinks it'll be glorious to take a selfie with a bison. The bison doesn't agree.

By 24 July 2015

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The meaning of life, according to Google's chatbot AI

Google's chatbot artificial intelligence has some interesting -- and not entirely illogical -- ideas about morality, philosophy and the meaning of life.

By 3 July 2015

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Mobile game bans, SBS are movie fans and Telstra Air spans... Australia (Girt by CNET podcast 33)

Our new mobile classification scheme gets up and running, SBS unveils a killer update to its On Demand service and Telstra gets official with Air, its national Wi-Fi network.

By 3 July 2015

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Stephen Hawking asks a big question of Mark Zuckerberg

Technically Incorrect: In a Facebook Q&A, Mark Zuckerberg's intellect is tested by one of the world's great minds.

By 2 July 2015