E-mail spam

It's a little off topic, but here's a story about comment spam

November 19, 2010: 1:26 PM ET

A close look at Direct Commerce Academy, the tiny, secretive company that generates so much spam on Facebook-comment enabled websites like Fortune.com.

By Daniel Roberts, reporter

A typical spam comment on Fortune.comYou may have noticed certain spam comments repeatedly showing up on Fortune.com – they're hard to miss, appearing mere seconds after the editors here publish an article. The comments are almost identical each time: More

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