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Cory Doctorow, geek culture icon (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: The Boing Boing editor, sci-fi author, and all around big-time Net thinker hits on range of topics from gold farming to NAFTA.

By May. 13, 2010

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NSA likely targets anybody who's 'Tor-curious'

Whether you're a regular user of Web privacy tools like Tor and Tails, or you've just checked out their websites, the NSA could be tracking your online movements, a new investigation reveals.

By Jul. 3, 2014

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Internet activist Aaron Swartz commits suicide

The 26-year-old hacker and information activist had faced charges for his alleged role in making MIT academic journal articles public.

By Jan. 12, 2013

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Humble Bundle turns to ebooks

A new Humble Bundle is offering eight sci-fi and fantasy ebooks by authors such as Nail Gaiman, Cory Doctorow and Kelly Link.

By Oct. 9, 2012

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Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz found dead at home in New York

Internet activist and Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz has been found dead at his home in New York, aged 26.

By Jan. 13, 2013

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Wickr 2.0 makes self-destructing SMS more fun

Like a Snapchat-for-adults, Wickr 2.0 throws some fun usability features and a new interface over its unusually high encryption and deletion standards.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Intel's futurist knows what tech you'll want tomorrow

Brian David Johnson is Intel's guy in charge of knowing what tomorrow will be like. No pressure. He shows CNET's Brian Cooley what's next.

By Aug. 17, 2012

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In most-anticipated SXSW talk in years, Snowden fires up Austin

The former NSA contractor appeared at SXSW Interactive by teleconference. Despite being scheduled at the same time as "Girls" creator Lena Dunham, Snowden drew thousands eager to hear directly from him.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Geek-A-Week cards: Collect your favorite nerd celebs

Geek elite including Steve Wozniak, Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, Guillermo del Toro, and Stan Lee get their own trading cards complete with stats, trivia, and quotes. The artist talks to Crave's Bonnie Burton.

By Jan. 21, 2014