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MegaUpload Defendants Seek Bail

Kim Dotcom, founder of the file sharing site Megaupload, appeared in a New Zealand court seeking release until his piracy prosecution.

Internet Promotes Literacy, Study Says

The ongoing study finds the Web can be an effective tool in fostering literacy development among young adults.

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Google Invests $300 Million in Hong Kong Datacenter

The first of three new Asian datacenters is expected to begin operation in 2013.