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Most phone theft victims ready to resort to vigilantism, study shows

With smartphone theft on the rise, a new study finds most people are willing to take matters into their own hands.

By May. 7, 2014

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Gawker, Reddit's Violentacrez and the internet vigilantes

When it comes to the internet, getting justice can be tricky — but taking matters into your own hands to mete out punishment should never be the answer.

By Oct. 16, 2012

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Microsoft: The spam vigilante

The FCC may decide that microcell mobile boosters are not legal, Samsung launches 3D video on demand in Korea, and Microsoft helps the feds bring down one of the largest e-mail span rackets.

By Mar. 18, 2011

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Microsoft: The spam vigilante

The FCC may decide that microcell mobile boosters are not legal, Samsung launches 3D video on demand in Korea, and Microsoft helps the feds bring down one of the largest e-mail span rackets.

By Mar. 18, 2011

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Commit adultery in China, Web vigilantes will hunt you

Human flesh search engines, the term used in China to describe cybermobs that unite to exact their own brand of Web justice, are growing in popularity.

By Nov. 25, 2008

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Laura Cantrell, 'Love Vigilantes': Free MP3 of the Day

Laura Cantrell's classic country heritage comes across clearly through her warm, rootsy recordings. Download a free MP3 of her cover of New Order's "Love Vigilantes" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By Apr. 15, 2008

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Vigilante hackers target the wrong guy

A 59-year-old PG&E employee and his wife were harassed by hackers after they were mistakenly identified as pro-Scientology hackers.

By Jan. 30, 2008

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Scientist ejected from classical concert for 'attempting to crowdsurf'

David Glowacki, an expert in non-equilibrium molecular reaction dynamics and visiting professor at Stanford, is removed by fellow audience members. He is said to have been experimenting with the rules of behavior.

By Jun. 22, 2014

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Gotham City Imposters now free to play

The new version of Gotham City Imposters on Steam includes the original game, plus all DLC packs.

By Sep. 2, 2012