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Box's Aaron Levie: We haven't received any NSA requests

With Box heading toward an IPO, the normally gregarious CEO can't say much about anything. But when it comes to the topic of government surveillance and what that might mean for the future of the Internet, he offers a few tidbits.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Aaron Swartz film trailer released with anti-NSA message

The Internet activist's supporters use Swartz's own words to launch a campaign against government surveillance.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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Sundance films take on Net addiction, life of Aaron Swartz

Several documentaries competing in the upcoming Sundance Film Festival pan in on tech's darker sides.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Call to action kicks off second Aaron Swartz hackathon

The EFF's legal director delivers harsh words for Google and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to fire up the crowd at the start of an Aaron Swartz memorial hackathon in San Francisco.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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Computer prodigy Aaron Swartz remembered

The suicide of an Internet activist sparks a movement on Twitter, the iPhone may be losing its cool with teenagers, and Audiobooks.com ends its unlimited plan.

By Jan. 14, 2013

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Computer prodigy Aaron Swartz remembered

The suicide of an Internet activist sparks a movement on Twitter, the iPhone may be losing its cool with teenagers, and Audiobooks.com ends its unlimited plan.

By Jan. 14, 2013

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Secret Service releases first 100 pages of Aaron Swartz's file

Documents confirm that investigators were interested in a 2008 manifesto penned by the 26-year-old Internet activist, who committed suicide earlier this year while under federal prosecution.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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In Aaron Swartz case, MIT finds it did no wrong but failed to lead

A report on the institute's role in the prosecution of the Internet activist, who committed suicide while facing federal charges over a hack at MIT, laments the school's "neutral" approach.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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MIT to release redacted documents in Aaron Swartz case

University president says MIT "not afraid to reexamine our own actions" in connection with the chronology of events leading up to January suicide of noted Internet activist.

By Mar. 19, 2013

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Aaron Swartz to be honored with freedom of information award

A champion of open access rights to documents on the Internet, the 26-year-old activist under prosecution committed suicide earlier this year.

By Mar. 13, 2013