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Google eyes new way to pick up your patents, combat trolls

The company is starting an "experimental marketplace" that will allow owners to sell single patents to the search giant.

By April 27, 2015

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Mozilla overhauls Firefox smartphone plan to focus on quality, not cost

After its $25 phones fail to dent the dominance of Google and Apple, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.

By May 22, 2015

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Ashley Judd says she's pressing charges against Twitter trolls

Technically Incorrect: All she did was say that the University of Arkansas basketball team was "playing dirty." Then the invective rolled in, including threats of physical violence.

By March 18, 2015

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Man trolls lawyer on Web, lawyer sues (guess who wins)

Technically Incorrect: A British man posts a scurrilous and bogus review on Google about an American lawyer, for no apparent reason. He is found guilty of libel.

By March 7, 2015

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NFL QB Kaepernick eviscerates Twitter troll -- or does he?

Technically Incorrect: The sometimes sensitive San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick attacks someone with just 8 followers, after receiving mild criticism. Now that troll has over 2,000 followers.

By February 19, 2015

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Twitter says it 'sucks' at fighting trolls, health insurer Anthem gets hit by hack

The CEO of Twitter wants to do more to stop abuse, and the Anthem health insurance hack is an identity thief's dream. In the meantime, look forward to smart Swatches and Apple's next streaming service.

By February 5, 2015

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Twitter says it 'sucks' at fighting trolls, health insurer Anthem gets hit by hack

The CEO of Twitter wants to do more to stop abuse, and the Anthem health insurance hack is an identity thief's dream. In the meantime, look forward to smart Swatches and Apple's next streaming service.

By February 5, 2015

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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 'We suck' at dealing with trolls

The microblogging service's chief is taking personal responsibility for the platform's slow response to user abuse and harassment, according to memos obtained by The Verge.

By February 4, 2015

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DerpTrolling leaks PSN, 2K, Windows Live customer logins

Hacker group DerpTrolling claims to have released a "very small portion" of usernames and logins for three gaming networks in its possession as a "warning to companies".

By November 20, 2014

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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