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Anonymous squashes Westboro plan to picket Aaron Swartz funeral

The infamous "church" failed to carry through on its protest of the funeral yesterday following a call to action by Anonymous.

By Jan. 16, 2013

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Church leader tweets picket of Jobs' funeral--via iPhone

A leader of the Westboro Baptist Church believes that Steve Jobs "gave no glory to God and taught sin." However, she tweets her call for a picket of Jobs' funeral on her iPhone.

By Oct. 6, 2011

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Hackers target Westboro Baptist Church after Newtown threat

After church leaders announce plans to protest at site of school massacre, Anonymous posts the personal information for dozens of members of the extremist group, including names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers.

By Dec. 16, 2012

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Verizon fires 40 employees for strike actions

Verizon Communications says employees were terminated for strike-related acts ranging from physical violence to making racial threats.

By Dec. 6, 2011

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Verizon strike gets nasty

The company is seeking injunctions in five states to limit demonstrations as the work stoppage continues. The union claims strikers have been hit by vehicles driven by replacement workers and managers.

By Aug. 11, 2011

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Anonymous: 'Expect us 2013'

The hacking group issues a statement boasting of its cyberattacks against the U.S., Syrian, and Israeli governments in 2012, while warning people to continue to expect this type of activity.

By Jan. 1, 2013

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Bill Gates: iPad users frustrated, need the Surface

In an appearance on CNBC, the Microsoft chairman says that iPad users are suffering and need the things that the Surface can bring.

By May. 6, 2013

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Verizon strikers organizing through Facebook

Workers have set up Facebook pages pointing out the names of companies and workers who have crossed the picket lines, an apparent first for a strike of this size.

By Aug. 11, 2011

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In Swartz protest, Anon hacks U.S. site, threatens leaks

Saying "a line was crossed" with the treatment of tech activist Aaron Swartz, the group hacks a government site related to the justice system and distributes encrypted files it says it will decrypt unless demands are met.

By Jan. 26, 2013

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Shouldn't Apple just call it a day and admit defeat?

Evidence submitted during the Apple e-book trial paints a picture of a scheming company clearly on the wrong side of the law.

By Jul. 10, 2013