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Kim Dotcom takes credit for ending PSN, Xbox Live outage

The controversial tech entrepreneur offers hackers vouchers for his own Mega service in exchange for restoring services. It appears to have worked.

By December 26, 2014

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Pedophile wants Facebook to pay damages

A convicted pedophile forces Facebook to take down an anti-predator page. He now wants the company to pay him for personal info being included on that page and alleged threats.

By December 3, 2012

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'Talking Angela' programmer talks hoaxes, AI mastery (Q&A)

Bruce Wilcox is a top chatbot programmer, and his Talking Angela app has been downloaded 57 million times, yet he's had to fight rumors that it's a front for pedophiles. He talked to CNET about fooling humans with AI.

By March 1, 2014

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U.S., EU form alliance to curb child sexual abuse on the Web

Law enforcement agencies from nearly 50 countries will work together to identify instances of child victimization and bring criminals to justice.

By December 5, 2012

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Huge global pedophile ring busted, officials say

After an investigation that dates back as least as far as 2009, Web server based in Holland hosting child pornography forum links 670 suspects, officials say.

By March 16, 2011

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No homecoming queen vote if you don't wear RFID tag?

San Antonio schools have become very enthusiastic about RFID tagging students. One student reportedly claims to have been told "No tag. No vote for homecoming king and queen."

By October 10, 2012

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Amazon pulls pedophile e-book following outcry

"The Pedophile's Guide to Love and Pleasure," which was being sold by Amazon for the Kindle, has been pulled from the site after threats arose to boycott the e-tailer.

By November 11, 2010

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Sorting the Great British Firewall

commentary The U.K. is in a heated argument over protecting kids from online porn with mandatory ISP filters. But copyright interests are also involved, so let's untangle the conspiracy theories.

By May 17, 2012

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How Facebook fights child porn

It's an Internet-wide problem that Facebook, among many others, is proactively trying to combat.

By May 8, 2012

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Hawaiian Internet-dossier bill is dead... for now

Rep. John Mizuno says that after "thousands of e-mails," he's decided to pull the plug on his data retention bill--but will try again in 2013.

By January 31, 2012