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07.14.14
League of Legends retires skin codes to fight scam artists
07.14.14

League of Legends retires skin codes to fight scam artists

Riot Games is retiring skin codes released prior to April 2014 in an effort to curb third-party re-...

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07.01.14
FTC says T-Mobile has let text message scams run wild (Update: T-Mobile responds)
07.01.14

FTC says T-Mobile has let text message scams run wild (Update: T-Mobile responds)

Is your cell phone bill running a little high? You might be suffering from unauthorized third-part...

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06.18.14
Watch out: fake EA social accounts are swiping World Cup fans' logins
06.18.14

Watch out: fake EA social accounts are swiping World Cup fans' logins

Internet scams certainly aren't new, but they're kicking into high gear now that the World Cup has...

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04.16.14
Watch out for Warlords of Draenor phishing scams
04.16.14

Watch out for Warlords of Draenor phishing scams

With another expansion looming on the horizon, there's another round of phishing scams and emails d...

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03.25.14
Here's some of the cyberbullying that happens in EVE Online
03.25.14

Here's some of the cyberbullying that happens in EVE Online

EVE Online griefers have grabbed their share of headlines during the game's first decade, but rarel...

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03.03.14
Warning: Yet another wave of phishing emails targets Apple users
03.03.14

Warning: Yet another wave of phishing emails targets Apple users

Email scam artists seemingly love Apple users, and following on the tail end of a widespread Apple...

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02.10.14
Need another reason to hate the horrible Flappy Bird clones? They steal content, too
02.10.14

Need another reason to hate the horrible Flappy Bird clones? They steal content, too

Flappy Bee -- or "Happy Bee Game" as its title screen says -- is a Flappy Bird clone that changed...

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12.25.13
MMO Mechanics: Three fair ways to distribute loot
12.25.13

MMO Mechanics: Three fair ways to distribute loot

I mentioned last week that players throw their precious characters into the MMO meat grinder in the...

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09.23.13
No, iOS 7 does not make your phone magically waterproof
09.23.13

No, iOS 7 does not make your phone magically waterproof

Ah, the merry pranksters of the interwebs: your gleeful enthusiasm for messing with people shall n...

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