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5 Lessons I Learned From Swimming With the Sharks (Shark Tank, That Is)

CJ Isakow | Posted 05.30.2014 | Business
CJ Isakow

The lessons I learned along the way make me confident that one day I'll be sharing a drink by the pool with the Sharks as colleagues, not bait.

Your Computer and Phone Cameras Are On -- Beware!

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

Co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, Chairman & CTO Ziklag Systems Spying through smartphone cameras, computer webcams, laptops and tablets is widesprea...

HORRIFYING: Stranger Talks To Child Via Hacked Baby Monitor

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.14.2013 | Technology

If you need another reason to make sure your networks are secure and up to date, here it is: hacked baby monitors. In a true nightmare story, two T...

Domestic Surveillance: Spy vs. Spy, American vs. American

Steven Kurlander | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

Spy technology continues to become ever more sophisticated-and deadly too. That's sparked a major debate about how domestic spying should be limited to ensure constitutional safeguards of US citizens.

Dharun Ravi To Be Freed Early After 20 Days In Slammer

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 08.19.2012 | Crime

NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A former Rutgers University student who was convicted of bias for using a webcam to see his roommate and another man kis...

Dharun Ravi Set To Leave Prison

Posted 06.16.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — The former Rutgers University student convicted of using a webcam to spy on his roommate will likely be released from pri...

Dharun Ravi Appeals Conviction For Spying On Tyler Clementi

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 06.12.2012 | Crime

Lawyers for Dharun Ravi are appealing his conviction for bullying and spying on Tyler Clementi, his freshman roommate at Rutgers University. Ravi,...

Rutgers SpyCam Convict Apologizes For 'Stupid And Childish Choices'

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 07.29.2012 | Crime

TRENTON, N.J. — A former Rutgers University student openly apologized for the first time on Tuesday for using a webcam to spy on a romantic liai...

Michael McLaughlin

BREAKING: Dharun Ravi Sentenced For Spying On Tyler Clementi

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.21.2012 | Crime

Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30 days in jail as part of a probationary sentence today for spying on his college roommate with a webcam and writing abo...

Dharun Ravi Awaits Sentencing

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.22.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: May 21, 12:51 p.m. -- Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30 days in jail, probation and community service. Click here for more information. PR...

Prosecutors Wants Dharun Ravi Behind Bars For Webcam Spying

Reuters | Posted 07.10.2012 | Crime

(Adds comment from M.B.'s lawyer, details) By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, May 10 (Reuters) - Prosecutors on Thursday recom...

Is It Possible for Hackers to Access My Computer's Webcam?

Quora | Posted 07.07.2012 | Technology
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Feross Aboukhadijeh, Stanford undergraduate, computer security enthusiast, and blogger Yes, bad guy...

Dharun Ravi Feels 'Very Sorry About Tyler'

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 03.23.2012 | Crime

Breaking more than a year of silence, Dharun Ravi spoke for the first time about spying on his gay former roommate Tyler Clementi and insisted he's no...

No Verdict In Day Two Of Webcam Spy Trial Jury Deliberations

AP | Posted 05.15.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A jury has gone home without a verdict after the second day of deliberations in the trial of a former Rutgers University s...

It's Up To Jury To Decide Fate Of Dharun Ravi In Webcam Spy Trial

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.14.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Jurors considering the fate of a former Rutgers University student accused of watching his roommate's intimate liaison on ...

Summations Abruptly Postponed In Rutgers Webcam Spy Trial

Posted 03.13.2012 | Crime

Closing arguments in the trial of Dharun Ravi came to an abrupt halt Tuesday morning and have been postponed until the afternoon. Defense attorney ...

Will Dharun Ravi Testify In Rutgers Webcam Spy Trial?

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.12.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Jurors in the trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate enc...

Defense Fights To Clear Ravi's Name In Webcam Spy Case

AP | By GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.09.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- They never knew Dharun Ravi to say anything bad about gays – but they also never discussed it with him. That was what se...

Dharun Ravis Admits In Police Interview He Violated Roommate's Privacy

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.08.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Prosecutors rested their case Thursday in the trial of a former Rutgers University student, setting the stage for lawyers ...

Dharun Ravi Planned 'Viewing Party' To Watch Roommate On Webcam: Friend

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.05.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man...

Victim's Suicide Is Almost Off-Limits In Webcam Spy Trial

AP | By GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.05.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (Associated Press) -- For all the attention Tyler Clementi's suicide got, it has a place only at the edge of the invasion-privacy ...

UPDATE: Tyler Clementi's Mystery Date Takes Stand

Posted 03.02.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: 12:08 p.m. -- The man known only as "M.B." testified today that it was "strange" to see a webcam pointed at him while he had a sexual encounte...

Dharun Ravi 'Appeared Uncomfortable' With Gay Roommate

Posted 03.01.2012 | Crime

Dharun Ravi "appeared uncomfortable" with his gay roommate, according to damaging testimony from an ultimate frisbee teammate today. New Jersey pr...

Will Mystery Man Testify In Rutgers Webcam Spy Trial?

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.01.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A Rutgers University police officer told jurors Thursday that he knocked on the door of a dorm room shortly before 10 p.m....

Witness Says He Helped Set Up Webcam For Spying

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 04.30.2012 | Crime

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J — A Rutgers student gave some of the most damaging testimony yet Wednesday in a former classmate's trial for allegedly using ...