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UK government brands trolls 'baying cowards' ahead of stiff, new prison sentences

Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.

By October 20, 2014

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Online trolls are narcissists, sadists and psychopaths, says study

Recently published research from Canada suggests trolls have something wrong with them. Well, a lot. But don't we all?

By October 9, 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By October 7, 2014

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Even Robin Williams' daughter isn't safe from Twitter trolls

Internet trolls targeted Robin Williams' daughter, sending her cruel messages and gruesome pictures on Twitter. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, Zelda Williams abandoned her Twitter and Instragram accounts, but not before firing back and sending out a statement about her father.

By August 13, 2014

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Robin Williams' daughter leaves Twitter, cites trolls

The nasties of the Web wouldn't allow Zelda Williams to grieve with dignity.

By August 13, 2014

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Watch 'Clueless Gamer' Conan O'Brien troll E3

Conan O'Brien, self-appointed "Clueless Gamer," covered the recent E3 in Los Angeles. Watch him joke his way through the huge gaming and tech conference.

By June 19, 2014

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Copyright trolls suffer big loss

Commentary: EFF's Parker Higgins explains why a federal appeals court decision has knocked out the underpinnings of the business model used by copyright trolls.

By May 28, 2014

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Patent reform bill targeting patent trolls shelved in Senate

Bill aimed at reducing patent litigation removed from agenda after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on key details.

By May 21, 2014

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EU to Nokia: Don't be a 'patent troll'

European Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said he's concerned Nokia might try to leverage its patent portfolio for its own legal good.

By December 9, 2013

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We are sooo getting trolled by Satoshi Nakamoto right now

The strange saga around the "outing" of Bitcoin's creator continues to get weirder, leading Crave's Eric Mack to draw his own surprising conclusion about the identity of the real Satoshi Nakamoto.

By March 7, 2014