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AOL traces mystery spam flood to security breach; passwords and more stolen

E-mail addresses and encrypted passwords compromised for oughly 2 percent of accounts, AOL says.


You've got spam mail: Slew of AOL email accounts fall prey to spoofing attack

A horde of email zombies have risen, and they're hungry for SPAAAAAAAAM.


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AOL unravels its stake in Patch, a local news site that never flourished

Majority control of Patch will go to turnaround firm Hale Global.

The 18 most cringe-adorable TV commercials from technology's awkward years

Yeah, these all happened. Without shame, embarrassment, or a hint of irony.

Tech industry calls for 'oversight and accountability' of NSA surveillance

Internet companies in the U.S. are demanding that the surveillance practices of the U.S. should be reformed to enhance privacy protections and provide "appropriate oversight and accountability mechanisms."

Bebo—yes, Bebo—announces triumphant return with cocky relaunch video

The social network AOL left for dead is undergoing a revival after founder Michael Birch bought it back for a cool $1 million.

Hands on with AOL Reader, another opportunistic response to Google's RSS vacancy

AOL has rolled out a beta of an RSS reader that it hopes will replace the soon-to-be-shuttered Google Reader. But our hands-on tests found a few flaws with this first release.

New AOL Reader product teased just days before Google Reader's shutdown

Once-mighty America Online appears to be working on a new RSS reader product, with about a week to go before Google pulls the plug on its own Reader.

Even friggin' AOL is creating original A-list TV content now

Following the footsteps of Yahoo, Netflix, and Amazon, AOL jumps into the A-List content creation game.

HuffPost Live is coming to cable

The Huffington Post will provide daytime content to the AXS TV cable network.