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NCS 8/10/11

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Law officers think technology may have played a key role in the rioting going on in England.  Research in Motion's Inside BlackBerry Blog was hacked Tuesday after the Canadian smartphone maker suggested it would cooperate with London police to help identify rioters who may have used a BlackBerry messaging service to plan mayhem.

The hacking group Anonymous is giving Facebook fair warning to prepare to be hacked.  Members of the group say they plan to attack Facebook on November 5th in retaliation for alleged collusion by the social network with government agencies and security firms to allow them to spy on Facebook users.

You can do just about anything on the Internet but search and email still remains the most popular online activities.  The Pew Internet & American Life Project said on Tuesday that it found 92 percent of online adults use search engines to find information on the Web, and 92 percent of online users also use email.