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Take Myspace, please

For sale: Social network, recently renovated, barely used. $580 million OBO.

In 2005, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation acquired the beleaguered Myspace for over half a billion dollars to complement a media empire comprising newspapers, a film studio and TV channels, … Read on.

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The Wheel of 4Chan

Online community gets spin from Fox to Anonymous

For some, like Fox News, the online community known as “4chan” is a terrorist training camp. For others, including a growing cadre of Sonoma County teens?particularly those who are male, live with … Read on.