But 28-year-old Oakland resident Young Busco is ready to embrace his fame once he gets out.
Before their arrest, a pair of predators used Model Mayhem to find young women to sexually assault. Now one of those women is attempting to sue the website, and fighting Google and Facebook in the process.
Welcome to Bern Your Enthusiasm, courtesy of the preeminent imagineer of modern Seinfeld episodes, @Seinfeld2000.
Death by meme is the worst way to go, but is there a secret to becoming a successful random internet sensation?
We spoke with new internet celebrity svantana about his viral remix, the "Mom's Spaghetti" cut of Eminem, and his next project, an "EDM" version of Aqua's 1997 hit "Barbie Girl."
Revenge pornographers and 4chan racists better watch out.
The way the internet is going, it won't be long until all your personal information and sexual quirks are out there for the world to see.
By 2018, there'll be 350 million fewer women online than men. That needs to change.
The folks at Google say they've "made a few choices that, in hindsight, we've needed to rethink."
I was trying to emulate the success of a "professional comper" who says she makes thousands a year from entering competitions.
Twitter, chat rooms, Xbox Live—do you have what it takes to emerge victorious in these areas of online combat?
Ten years after a video of the horrific act was circulated around the internet, I talked with the journalist who made a documentary about the community of zoophiles the victim belonged to.
The video has prompted memes, mayhem, tattoos, raps, and a much-needed national conversation about sex.
When women are caught being sexual on the internet, it's still up to them to find a way to control their own stories.
The suddenness of the ban on Backpage.com and the confusion it has caused will hit the marginalized hardest. That could lead some workers into dependent relationships—exactly what law enforcement is most concerned about.
Mark Zuckerberg plans to give us the "power to share our full sensory and emotional experience with people whenever we'd like."
I don't know what it is exactly, but sentences like "I think my Wi-Five is broken" make my blood boil.
Users who want Reddit to be a place for unfettered free speech aren't happy about it.
While researching the pro-ana community for an article, I stumbled across some evidence that these forums have become a hunting ground for sexual predators.
An excerpt from the novelist's astonishing new book about a failed writer and an eccentric billionaire, both named Joshua Cohen, in the internet age.
The kids are alright, but what's wrong with parents who want to believe this hoax?
Dissecting their seminal October 1995 feature, "How to Log On the Internet."
Dan Bornstein registered milk.com so he could have a personal email address. That's the same reason he's not giving the domain up.
The academics behind "Nyungarpedia" are not only trying to build a new wiki, they're trying to create a database of knowledge that relies on oral tradition rather than Western-style sourcing.