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vigilantism

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How tech's culture war feeds the art of the outrageous

If the clash between Silicon Valley and the nontech community is indeed "class warfare," as some have suggested, then there's an arms race for shock value.

By Feb. 15, 2014

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To catch a thief, with monitoring software

Identity of faux thief is revealed in a matter of hours in CNET experiment with LoJack for Laptops.

By Oct. 9, 2012

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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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MySpace tragedy and 'helicopter parenting'

Megan Meier's suicide after being dumped by a fictitious MySpace boyfriend raises the specter that parents may be part of the online bullying problem. (parent.thesis) author Amy Tiemann tells them why it's vital to become part of the solution.

By Dec. 1, 2007