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Facebook Adds 'Marketplace' of Classified Ads

Facebook members looking to rid themselves of couches, find an apartment or score concert tickets no longer have to leave the confines of the social networking site as Facebook on Friday launched its own classifieds section, ...

dateMay 12, 2007 in Internet
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Hacker gets 6-year sentence for 'sextortion' case

(AP) -- A Southern California man was sentenced to six years in prison Thursday for infiltrating computers belonging to women and teenage girls where he found sexually explicit photos and threatening to put them online unless ...

dateSep 01, 2011 in Internet
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Is Tor still secure after Silk Road?

The Silk Road trial has concluded, with Ross Ulbricht found guilty of running the anonymous online marketplace for illegal goods. But questions remain over how the FBI found its way through Tor, the software that allows anonymous, ...

dateFeb 06, 2015 in Internet
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Downloading case to have 23,000 defendants

( -- How many of you remember the film The Expendables? It was an action flick, featuring some of the biggest names in blowing things up, and soon it will be known as the film that has created the largest illegal-BitTorrent-downloading ...

dateMay 11, 2011 in Internet weblog
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The world's "most valuable" Internet domain name,, went up for grabs on Thursday having fetched 12 million dollars in 2006, a German firm handling the sale said Thursday.

dateJul 01, 2010 in Internet
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