Google Maps Declare Block Of Brooklyn's West 8th Street The 'Drug Section'Some Brooklyn residents were not amused this week, after a block in Bensonhurst appeared on Google Maps as the “West 8th Street drug section.”
Hundreds Gather To Pay Tribute To Online Prodigy Aaron SwartzHundreds of friends and supporters of Aaron Swartz are gathered in New York City to pay tribute to the free-information activist and online prodigy who killed himself last week.
Family Blames Prosecutors For Reddit Co-Founder's SuicideThe family of a co-founder of Reddit has blamed prosecutors for allegedly driving him to suicide, weeks before he was to go on trial on federal charges that he stole millions of scholarly articles.
Authorities: Reddit Co-Founder Aaron Swartz, 26, Found Dead In Apparent SuicideA spokeswoman for New York's medical examiner says 26-year-old Aaron Swartz hanged himself in his Brooklyn apartment and was found Friday.
Manhattan Demonstrators Sound Off On Proposed Anti-Piracy BillsDid you notice that big black box on Google’s homepage on Wednesday? And what happened to Wikipedia? They were part of an online protest that spilled into the streets of Manhattan.
NYPD Tracks MetroCard Purchase Of Missing Virginia College Student Cops may have a new lead in the case of 22-year-old Ian Burnet from Virginia who went missing in Manhattan last month.
Foursquare, Reddit Crash After Amazon FailureScores of websites and Internet services like Foursquare and Reddit are down or have limited availability because of problems at a data center run by Amazon.com.