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Should 'nerd' and 'geek' be condemned?

A Bennington College professor believes the terms are emotionally damaging and need to be eradicated from our vocabulary. Are they really that bad?

By Dec. 22, 2009

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EU's Neelie Kroes: 'Snowden gave us a wake-up call'

The European Union honcho says that the time has come to "say yes to protection but no to protectionism."

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Turkey approves legislation to block Internet sites

Passed by Turkey's parliament, the bill would allow the government to cut off access to any site without the need for court approval, says the Wall Street Journal.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn end war

The activist investor will drop his proposal to split off PayPal, while eBay will appoint one of Icahn's nominees to its board.

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Tom Perkins apologizes for his 'Kristallnacht' reference

While the investor regrets comparing the Occupy Movement with Nazi Germany, he stands by his message that a "minority" of rich people are being "demonized" by a "majority" and "it's wrong and dangerous."

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Famous VC: I meant what I said. Criticizing the rich is like Nazism

Tom Perkins, partner emeritus of Kleiner Perkins, says in an e-mail to Bloomberg that he really meant what some feared he'd said to the Wall Street Journal -- that criticizing the rich is akin to Nazism.

By Jan. 26, 2014

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Twitter will damn your soul, Saudi cleric says

Concern is mounting in Saudi Arabia that more and more people are using Twitter. So the head of the country's religious police condemns its use.

By May. 19, 2013

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Turkish citizens fight back against Twitter ban

The Turkish prime minister may have ordered the tap turned off, but citizens are still sneaking their tweets into the Twittersphere.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Teacher suspended after stolen nude pics appear online

After nude photos from her phone are posted to a revenge porn site, a teacher at an Ohio Christian school says her iPhone was stolen. Her school suspends her.

By Dec. 6, 2013

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Vietnam: Criticize government on social media and go to jail

The Southeast Asian nation is serving up harsh penalties, including fines and prison time, to people who post "propaganda against the state" on Facebook, Twitter, and other sites.

By Nov. 29, 2013