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Ahead of IPO, Alibaba targets counterfeit items

Company is reportedly sweeping its listings, finding counterfeit items and removing them from its e-commerce pages.

By May 13, 2014

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To thwart counterfeiting, UK mint proposes new pound coin

A new 12-sided design has both covert and overt signs that make it easier to find fakes. But modernization only goes so far: the 766-year-old Trial of the Pyx tradition lives on to check the metals.

By March 19, 2014

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Amazon in trouble with China over counterfeit book charges

The retail giant has been accused of offering counterfeit books through third-party sellers in China, says Chinese news site Sina Tech.

By June 28, 2013

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Making Benjamins by the millions

At the Western Currency Facility, the US Bureau of Engraving and Printing makes millions of dollars worth of $100 bills every day. CNET Road Trip 2014 got hands-on with the money.

By August 13, 2014

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UL warns of counterfeit Apple USB power adapters

The electronics safety organization has put out a warning about counterfeit Apple USB chargers that may be unsafe.

By March 15, 2013

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Feds kick off Cyber Monday counterfeit crackdown

The Department of Homeland Security seizes 132 domain names allegedly linked to the sale of counterfeit clothes, jewelry, and electronics -- and also goes after their PayPal accounts.

By November 26, 2012

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U.K. retailer sued over Windows 'counterfeits'

Microsoft is suing electronics retailer Comet for allegedly creating and selling more than 94,000 counterfeit Windows recovery CDs.

By January 4, 2012

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Microsoft settles thousands of software piracy cases

Working to protect its intellectual property, the tech giant settled 3,265 counterfeiting suits worldwide during the past year.

By July 9, 2013

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Counterfeit Nikon filters on the loose?

Photographer discovers that his new 77mm Nikon NC filter is far from authentic, and sets out to prevent others from buying fakes too.

By February 27, 2012

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Faithful 3D replicas bring Van Gogh classics to life

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has been working with Fujifilm to reproduce the artist's masterpieces in 3D, right down to the finest details.

By July 23, 2013