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Singapore police to webcam users: Keep your clothes on; it's a scam

Police in Singapore have warned men to be more careful regarding to whom they talk using webcams, reporting an alarming increase in the number of men who've been lured into nude conversations with "foreign" women, only to be blackmailed with video-chat recordings.


Spy Software On Rental PCs Captured "Webcam Pictures Of Children, Partially Undressed Individuals, And Intimate Activities


While most people decide to buy their computers outright, some come to the decision that rent-to-own is a better option. What these people might not know is that their rented computer could have been spying on them.


Newborn ICUs Installing 'Babycams' To Connect Families To Babies

They couldn't be there because they had another young child to care for and the father had used up his leave during the final weeks of the complicated pregnancy. So instead, Brandi and Charles Ray Harrington of Bentonville, Ark., used the device to further a bonding process that doctors say is crucial.


Ex-Rutgers student in webcam case leaves jail

Dharun Ravi

Dharun Ravi, who was convicted of bias intimidation for using a webcam to see his roommate kiss another man, has been released from jail after serving 20 days of a 30-day sentence.


Ex-Rutgers student Dharun Ravi to go to jail Thursday

Dharun Ravi

After apologizing for using a webcam to spy on his male roommate kissing another man days before the roommate killed himself, former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi told a New Jersey state court he would report to jail Thursday to serve his 30-day sentence.


Rutgers webcam case: Victim's family wants prison for Dharun Ravi

The parents, brother and a male friend of Tyler Clementi, a gay Rutgers University student who committed suicide in 2010 after learning that his date with the friend had been secretly videotaped by his roommate, Dharun Ravi, urged a judge Monday to give Ravi prison time.


Day Before Rutgers Roommate's Suicide, Defendant Wrote: 'Keep the Gays Away'

Rutgers Trial

A former Rutgers University student sent a message to a friend about wanting to “keep the gays away” and urged her to watch a feed from a webcam that he had trained on a bed where he expected his roommate to have a tryst with another man, according to text messages shown in court on Monday.


Computer repairman accused of taking nude pictures of women remotely

Computer repairman accused of taking nude pictures of women remotely

A computer repairman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly planting spyware on dozens of computers he fixed and remotely taking hundreds of photos of women in their homes partially clothed or naked.


Did webcast cause student's suicide?

Did webcast cause student's suicide?

A Rutgers University student apparently committed suicide after an internet broadcast showed him in a sexual encounter, New Jersey authorities said.


Feds: Online 'sextortion' of teens on the rise

The nightmare began with a party: three teenage girls with a webcam, visiting an Internet chatroom and yielding to requests to flash their breasts. A week later, one of the girls, a 17-year-old from Indiana, started getting threatening e-mails.


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