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Wow. Such fast. Dogecoin to sponsor Nascar racer

Enthusiastic Dogecoin-toting Reddit users pooled together a chunk of cryptocurrency change to sponsor a Nascar driver at Talladega Superspeedway.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Online justice: Fund for Karen Klein, bullied bus monitor, nears $500,000 mark

Spurred by a cell phone video that went viral, showing Klein being tormented by students on a bus, generous folks make an overwhelming response.

By Jun. 22, 2012

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World flocks to funding sites for victims of Boston Marathon blasts

Strangers the world over step up in droves to boost crowdfunding efforts for severely injured victims of this week's Boston Marathon bombings.

By Apr. 19, 2013

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PlayStation users raise $1.3 million for Japan relief

Sony is raising money through the sales of custom PS3 themes in its PlayStation Store. The company's fundraising efforts will continue indefinitely.

By Apr. 5, 2011

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Lost Dogecoins: Cryptocurrency goes missing

More than $16,000 worth of Dogecoins vanishes mysteriously as storage service Dogewallet gets hacked.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Zuckerberg to hold fund-raiser for New Jersey governor

Facebook's CEO opens up his Palo Alto, Calif., home to raise money for Gov. Chris Christie's reelection campaign. A maximum donation of $3,800 per person, please.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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TrustyCon's RSA Conference rebels promise more to come

Government-sponsored malware, the legal implications of the US government's pro-spying defense, and a discussion of tools to fight for the future lit up the agenda at the first Trustworthy Technology Conference.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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RSA protests by DEF CON groups, Code Pink draw ire

Security conference in San Francisco meets with a wide range of protests by security professionals.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Zuckerberg works toward $50M political advocacy goal -- report

Facebook's chief is in the fund-raising phase of setting up an advocacy group aimed at immigration and education reform.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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Wikipedia's Happy New Year: $16 million in support

The nonprofit Wikimedia Foundation, parent of Wikipedia, enjoys its most successful fundraising effort ever, as it looks to keeps its sites ad free.

By Jan. 1, 2011