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Bernie Madoff's pants protect your iPad for $500

Eco-friendly iPad case maker Frederick James has turned Bernie Madoff's auctioned pants into limited-edition iPad sleeves. The sleeves cost up to $500, making them a questionable investment.

By August 10, 2011

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Free Plaxico Burress. Leave Bernie Ebbers in stir

How do you justify sending a dopey footballer to the slammer while one of the biggest corporate crooks of our era would get to go home?

By December 4, 2008

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Lessons from Bernie Ebbers

WorldCom's CEO has been convicted of fraud, so what can we do to make sure it doesn't happen again?

By March 15, 2005

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F1 artificial rain idea not so stupid after incredible Canadian GP in deluge

After a scintillating, rain-soaked Canadian Grand Prix, Bernie Ecclestone's suggestion of introducing random sprinkler systems in Formula One might not be such a bad idea.

By June 13, 2011

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'Governor' Meg Whitman? Um, no

In these post-Wall Street meltdown, post-Bernie Madoff, post-bailout times, the reception to another filthy rich dot-commie will be lukewarm, at best.

By January 7, 2009

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eBay selling Madoff's Mets tickets ($2,900, anyone?)

Disgraced Ponzi pusher Bernie Madoff is a very big New York Mets fan. Now, he has been forced to put his precious tickets up for sale on eBay. Bidding for the first game closes Sunday.

By April 11, 2009

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Former WorldCom CEO seeks clemency

Bernie Ebbers, the former CEO of WorldCom who is serving a 25-year prison term for masterminding an $11 billion accounting scandal, wants President Bush to lighten his sentence.

By December 4, 2008

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Facebook, Google open competing services

Facebook Connect and Google Friend Connect open to the public within moments of each other; Firefox plug-in turns Amazon.com into piracy heaven; and former WorldCom CEO Bernie Ebbers asks for commuted sentence.

By December 4, 2008

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Tech Time Machine: 12 March

Where would we be without batteries? Certainly there wouldn't be mobile phones, gaming devices, digital cameras or, even, automobiles as we know them. Today's Tech Time Machine looks back at who invented the modern battery.

By March 11, 2012

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Open pages in Chrome as panels with PIP Viewer extension

Dock your Facebook, Twitter feed, a YouTube video, or any Web page you'd like in a panel as you go about your day using Chrome.

By November 8, 2013