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Former WorldCom CEO seeks clemency

Bernie Ebbers, the former CEO of WorldCom who is serving a 25-year prison term for masterminding an $11 billion accounting scandal, wants President Bush to lighten his sentence.

By December 4, 2008

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WorldCom's future: Capellas at the helm

At the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2003 in San Diego, Gartner analysts ask Michael Capellas why he took on the role of saving beleaguered industry giant WorldCom.

November 1, 2007

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Veritas CEO on WorldCom, Ellison and IT spending

CNET editors sit down with Gary Bloom as he speaks out on the accounting crisis in corporate America, Larry Ellison's problems at Oracle, and IT spending on disaster recovery.

November 1, 2007

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Today in Tech History: July 21, 2008

Worldcom goes down and an Internet celebrity is born.

By July 17, 2008

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Facebook, Google open competing services

Facebook Connect and Google Friend Connect open to the public within moments of each other; Firefox plug-in turns Amazon.com into piracy heaven; and former WorldCom CEO Bernie Ebbers asks for commuted sentence.

By December 4, 2008

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How much does corporate fraud cost you?

Corporate fraud didn't start with Enron, Tyco, and WorldCom and it didn't end with them, either. Fraud is rampant in the technology industry. What most employees, investors, and consumers don't realize is how much it costs them.

By June 30, 2008

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How the U.S. forces Net firms to cooperate on surveillance

Officially, Uncle Sam says it doesn't interfere. But behind the scenes, the feds have been trying to browbeat Internet firms into helping with surveillance demands.

By July 12, 2013

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Apple sells 47.8M iPhones in Q1

The iPhone 5 exploded out of the gate with the company's usual frenzy, but can sales hold up?

By January 23, 2013

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Alleged 'Commander X' Anonymous hacker pleads not guilty

Attorney says homeless client was arrested in Mountain View, Calif., coffeehouse and remains in police custody for now.

By September 23, 2011