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Google urged to drop images

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THE head of Australia's nuclear energy agency has called on the owners of an internet satellite program to censor images of the country's only nuclear reactor.

Brave New Web

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Since 1995, the number of Web pages has grown from 20,000 to more than 11 billion. We find our mates, pay our bills, read our news, search for jobs and watch live sporting events online. Ten years ago, our doorway to the Internet was a slow modem and a copper phone line. Today, the Web is omnipresent, following us in our mobile phones, PDAs and cars.

That fare you see may not be the fare you get

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"What we see is shoppers are being advertised a price that's not available," said William J. McGee, consultant to Consumer Reports WebWatch. "There is no other place in the market where that's acceptable."

Terrorists Turn to the Web as Base of Operations

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Al Qaeda has become the first guerrilla movement in history to migrate from physical space to cyberspace. With laptops and DVDs, in secret hideouts and at neighborhood Internet cafes, young code-writing jihadists have sought to replicate the training, communication, planning and preaching facilities they lost in Afghanistan with countless new locations on the Internet.

CA auto club fires 27 for Web posts

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A California automobile club has fired 27 workers for posting messages on a popular social networking Web site.

Pentagon Troop-Morale Site Censors Political Messages

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Since the new policy was adopted, many messages, including all those found two weeks ago by washingtonpost.com using search terms such as "George Bush," "RNC" and "John Kerry," have been removed.

One blog created 'every second'

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The blogosphere is continuing to grow, with a weblog created every second, according to blog trackers Technorati.

FCC may change Internet service rules

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The Federal Communications Commission could make it more difficult for independent Internet providers to offer high-speed service.

Army punishes soldier for blog posts

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The U.S. military has demoted and fined a soldier for publishing "classified" information on his personal blog, an Army spokesperson confirmed Tuesday.

Man Sued in eBay Dispute Over Elvis Car

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A 66-year-old man has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Philadelphia against a New York man who reneged on a bid he made on eBay to buy a 1969 Mercedes Benz that was once owned by Elvis Presley.

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