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Posted on: Jun 27, 2002, Source: AlterNet

The Daily Enron

Posted on: Apr 9, 2002, Source: AlterNet

In their own short online stories, fans are re-inventing the personal lives of music icons like N'SYNC and Backstreet Boys with explicit detail, drawing readers and igniting controversy.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2002, Source: AlterNet

Enron did much to keep Texas Republicans in office the last 12 years. Now a Web site called is not going to let voters forget.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2002, Source: AlterNet

On Jan. 23, the Feds slapped criminal charges on two hackers from the software piracy gang DrinkOrDie, escalating the underground war between thrill-seeking "warez" gangs and government agents.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2001, Source: AlterNet

Recent anti-terrorism legislation has given Carnivore -- the FBI's online snooping tool -- increased powers. But privacy-minded citizens can foil the Feds with a few simple tools.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2001, Source: AlterNet

Microsoft is coming down hard on Linux, its #1 competitor, calling it "un-American" and "a cancer." Its fear? That Linux can't be bought or sold -- and that big names like IBM and Compaq are lining up behind it. Welcome to the geek wars.