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worldcom

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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 Dec. 4, 2008

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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.

Nov. 1, 2007

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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.

Nov. 1, 2007

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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 Jul. 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 Jan. 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 Sep. 23, 2011

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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 Dec. 4, 2008

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CompuServe Classic laid to rest

AOL has shut down the historic Internet access service, which got millions on the Internet for the first time in the 1980s and 1990s but has grown obsolete.

By Jul. 6, 2009

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Lessons from Bernie Ebbers

WorldCom's CEO has been convicted of fraud, so what can we do to make sure it doesn't happen again?

By Mar. 15, 2005