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Quentin Tarantino sues Gawker over link to leaked movie script

Movie director files $1 million lawsuit against Gawker, claiming the site facilitated copyright infringement of an unproduced script published to the Internet last week.

By January 27, 2014

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Celebs, beware: Those nude selfies will be hacked and shared

Celebrities will continue to take nude photos of themselves and certain hackers will try their damnedest to uncover the goodies. All the more reason, say security experts, to fix bad habits.

By September 2, 2014

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Gawker raises $200K to buy video of Toronto mayor allegedly smoking crack

This Indiegogo campaign has met a drug dealer's price for a video purporting to show Rob Ford getting high. But with the dealer incommunicado and police reportedly looking into a killing, we may not see the footage.

By May 27, 2013

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Slack soars on success of solving our lame office problems

This enterprise software tool is not as dull as you might expect. In fact, Slack is skyrocketing in popularity by bringing hip design and novel functionality to an overlooked issue.

By August 12, 2014

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LeVar Burton uses powers for evil in new 'Reading Rainbow' intro

The actor teamed up with Funny or Die to create this alternative intro for "Reading Rainbow," where the power of reading gives Burton real superpowers.

By June 5, 2014

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Ep. 1460: Where it's still so early

On today's 404 episode we'll tell you how Microsoft is breeding the next generation of young exterminators; why you'll never see the words "massive," "epic," or "amazeballs" on Gawker sites ever again; and how seasonal affective disorder (SAD) can play a big part in crowdsourced local business reviews.

By April 4, 2014

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The 404 1,460: Where it's still so early (podcast)

On today's 404 episode we'll tell you how Microsoft is breeding the next generation of young exterminators, why you'll never see the words "massive," "epic," and "amazeballs" on Gawker sites ever again, and how seasonal affective disorder (SAD) can play a big part in crowdsourced local business reviews.

By April 4, 2014

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Appeals court overturns conviction of AT&T hacker 'Weev'

A federal appeals court rules that Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer was tried in the wrong state and overturns his conviction under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

By April 11, 2014

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Flappy Bird is coming back to the App Store

The creator of the addictive game confirmed on Twitter that he will bring it back, "but not soon."

By March 19, 2014

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Apartment owner freaks at Airbnb 'XXX Freak Fest'

A New York comedian rents his apartment out on Airbnb. When he returns he discovers that he's been host to large people doing allegedly naked things. And wrecking his apartment.

By March 17, 2014