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Officials apologise after alleged Christchurch mosque shooter's letter is posted online
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Officials apologise after alleged Christchurch mosque shooter's letter is posted online

Updated Aug 15th 2019, 10:54 PM 17,717 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, survivors and victims’ families have asked that the trial be delayed so it doesn’t take place during Ramadan.

The founder of the controversial site 4chan is now joining Google
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The founder of the controversial site 4chan is now joining Google

Mar 8th 2016, 11:24 AM 19,769 Views 12 Comments

Christopher Poole says he will contribute “my own experience from a dozen years of building online communities” as part of his new role.

No, feminists are not 'pissing their pants for equality' -- it's a giant hoax
# Trolling
# Trolling

No, feminists are not 'pissing their pants for equality' -- it's a giant hoax

Oct 6th 2015, 10:30 AM 14,288 Views 4 Comments

Oh, for the love of God.

Celebrities who took nude photos are "dumb" - EU Commissioner
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Celebrities who took nude photos are "dumb" - EU Commissioner

Oct 2nd 2014, 10:26 AM 14,769 Views 58 Comments

Günther Oettinger, the EU’s next head of digital economy, has blamed celebrities for the recent nude photo leak.

Emma Watson nude photo threat was a 'marketing ploy' to shut down 4chan
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# Emma Watson

Emma Watson nude photo threat was a 'marketing ploy' to shut down 4chan

Sep 24th 2014, 8:43 AM 5,520 Views 0 Comments

An organisation called Rantic Marketing attempted to frame 4chan for the threats.

CNN is very confused about this hacking business, thinks 4Chan is a person
# Who Is 4chan
# Who Is 4chan

CNN is very confused about this hacking business, thinks 4Chan is a person

Sep 3rd 2014, 5:26 PM 3,530 Views 2 Comments

“Who is this 4Chan person?”

'iCloud was not breached': Apple responds to celebrity nude picture hack
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'iCloud was not breached': Apple responds to celebrity nude picture hack

Sep 2nd 2014, 9:46 PM 26,458 Views 33 Comments

The company says it was a targeted attack and does not represent a wider risk.

Thinking of looking at those J-Law nude pics? Here's why you shouldn't
# J-law
# J-law

Thinking of looking at those J-Law nude pics? Here's why you shouldn't

Sep 1st 2014, 1:00 PM 114,585 Views 115 Comments

For her eyes only.

Those stolen nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence are real
# J-law
# J-law

Those stolen nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence are real

Sep 1st 2014, 8:21 AM 31,328 Views 13 Comments

Dozens of other celebrities have also been targetted.

iPhone users fooled by fake 'waterproof' update
# IFail
# IFail

iPhone users fooled by fake 'waterproof' update

Sep 24th 2013, 11:57 AM 5,434 Views 2 Comments

Turns out, submerging your iPhone in water isn’t a good idea.

Revenue, Bolt and Burger King: The week in numbers
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# Prime Numbers

Revenue, Bolt and Burger King: The week in numbers

Jul 21st 2012, 7:30 PM 6,682 Views 1 Comment

Revealed: The true cost of Olympics tickets, and the secrets behind manufacturing a worldwide chart-topper…

Burger King sacks three workers after online lettuce photo is exposed
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# Burger King

Burger King sacks three workers after online lettuce photo is exposed

Jul 19th 2012, 9:56 PM 30,307 Views 68 Comments

A photo was posted to 4chan showing someone jumping in tubs of lettuce – with the outlet identified within minutes.

Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit
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Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit

Sep 21st 2011, 9:29 PM 752 Views 21 Comments

Mikael Hed will join senior execs from LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube at the second annual Dublin Web Summit.

Amazon says site downtime not caused by ‘hacktivist’ group
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Amazon says site downtime not caused by ‘hacktivist’ group

Dec 13th 2010, 10:00 AM 391 Views 0 Comments

The online retailer – which went down for 30 minutes last night – says its disruption was the cause of a technical fault.