Aaron Swartz, Co-founder Of Reddit And Online Activist, Dies

Aaron Swartz

A spokeswoman for New York's medical examiner says 26-year-old Aaron Swartz hanged himself in his Brooklyn apartment and was found Friday.A co-founder of Reddit and Internet activist who fought to make online content free to the public has been found dead, authorities confirmed Saturday.

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    Aaron Hillel Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013) was an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, political organizer, and Internet hacktivist.He was involved in the development of the web feed format RSS, the Markdown publishing format, the organization Creative Commons, and the website framework web.py, and joined the social news site Reddit six months after its founding.
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