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Aaron Swartz’s NY Memorial at Cooper Union Saturday

Aaron Swartz's NY Memorial at Cooper Union Saturday

Activist and hacker and Aaron Swartz was buried in Chicago’s Highland Park this week. The 26-year-old Internet pioneer committed suicide earlier this month. Friends of Aaron Swartz will hold a memorial on Saturday, January 19, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at Cooper Union’s Great Hall. Friends of Aaron [Full Story…]

Hacker and Activist Aaron Swartz, 26, Commits Suicide in NY

Hacker and Activist Aaron Swartz, 26, Commits Suicide in NY

Aaron Swartz, Reddit, Creative Commons and Demand Progress co-founder, died Friday. ZDNet reported that the 26-year-old activist committed suicide in NY. Swartz  was charged with 13 counts of felony hacking in September 2012 after he allegedly scraped 4 million MIT papers from the JSTOR online [Full Story…]