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- Even with EFF's Congressphone, activism is a hard sell
Amid an atmosphere of increasing government mistrust, the Electronic Frontier Foundation's classic phone booth to get Defcon hackers to direct dial Congress shows it's not easy to get computer geeks to pick up the phone. [Read more]
- Bar Facebook-shames man over unpaid $100 tab; man jailed
A Reno bar is so frustrated that a customer allegedly left an unpaid tab that it posts his picture on Facebook and shames him publicly. He is then arrested. [Read more]