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Submission + - Spam Filtering Algorithm Used to Fight HIV (howstuffworks.com) 1

akirapill writes: FTA: "In 2006, HIV infections killed as many as 3.5 million people. But there's hope for wiping out this disease, and it may be sitting in your e-mail inbox right now. Efforts to wipe out unwanted spam e-mails could provide the key to ending the AIDS epidemic. Researchers at computer software giant Microsoft are in clinical trials testing the same technology used to create spam-blocking programs against HIV." http://health.howstuffworks.com/spam-hiv.htm

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