Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz dies at 26

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Creator of RSS and co-founder of Reddit found hanged in his home

Aaron Swartz, the co-founder of popular website Reddit and the co-creator, in his teens, of the RSS syndication tool, has been found dead in his home in New York in an apparent suicide. The precocious...

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