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The 404 1,352: Where we kidnap our childhood (podcast)

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By September 27, 2013

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Ep. 1352: Where we kidnap our childhood

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By September 27, 2013

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Samsung kidnaps iPhone 5 owner on 'Conan'

Just as an intern for "Conan" gets an exclusive, advance iPhone 5, men in dark suits arrive. It is patently painful.

By September 14, 2012

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Russian police free kidnapped Kaspersky son

The 20-year-old son of the antivirus company's founder was abducted earlier this week and was being held for a reported $4.3 million ransom.

By April 24, 2011

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Kaspersky Lab mum on kidnapping report

The 20-year-old son of CEO Eugene Kaspersky was kidnapped on his way to work on Tuesday, according to a report.

By April 21, 2011

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Mom finds her kidnapped kids via Facebook

A Southern California mother uses the social-networking site to locate her children, who were taken from her 15 years ago.

By June 5, 2010

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Woman says boyfriend kidnapped her Facebook page

A woman who originally met her boyfriend on Facebook accuses him of hijacking her Facebook page and demanding money for its safe return.

By February 25, 2010

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Microsoft's Blue Hat talks start Thursday

Thursday will be for executives, but Friday's general sessions will feature cutting-edge security researchers on token kidnapping and phishing attacks.

By April 30, 2008

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Dodging cows, not bullets in Colombia

A herd of cattle blocking the road in rural Colombia could have been a precursor to kidnapping. Thankfully, for News.com's Ina Fried, it was just a bunch of cows. Plus, more observations from Colombia.

By April 9, 2008