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Submission + - Porn sites hold users hostage (yahoo.com)

Technical Writing Geek writes: "Now comes a scheme some researchers say amounts to extortion: One site's threat to disable visitors' computers with relentless pop-up ads if they don't pay for a subscription they were automatically signed up for after a free trial.

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