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NASA, Air Force and Harvard Computers Hacked by 'The Unknowns'
A previously unknown hackers' group calling themselves "The Unknowns" has compromised websites and obtained documents from NASA, the U.S. Air Force, the French Ministry of Defense, the European Space Agency, the Bahrain Ministry of Defense, the Thai Royal Navy and Harvard University's School of Public Health.
Video: Unicorn Kid, "Pure Space" " The FADER
Unicorn Kid's video for hyperactive calypso instrumental "Pure Space", shot in Berlin, is endlessly screenshotable, one heart-exploding image after the next. Kids slide down a building under a grey sky, a great head of hair gets whooshed up by a train, a pizza box pops open.
Christian College Full of Lice
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The Collected Wisdom of Chet Haze
Here we are six weeks into 2012, and we've barely even stopped to contemplate all of the knowledge, wisdom, and understanding that pours forth from Northwestern University rap star and Tom Hanks scion Chet Haze. We will now remedy that. Below, a thorough review of all of Chet's wisdom shared on Twitter thus far this year.
The Montauk Grifter: How One Con Man Used OkCupid for Fun, Fraud, and Profit
He is Dan Kaufman, Dan Kay, Dan Katze. He is a celebrity chef, an internet entrepreneur, a television producer. He has worked for Apple, Google, AOL, the Rainbow Room. He hangs out with Steve Case, Gordon Ramsey, Tim Armstrong. He's a world-class surfer, a AAA baseball legend, the founder of a seminal punk band.
Jailed Megaupload King is Still the World No. 1 in Modern Warfare 3
Kim Dotcom is the Internet playboy who made his zillions by founding the now-defunct (and Anonymous cause celebre du jour) Megaupload, and also from the blatant hosting of pirated content there. But he also led a secret life, did you know? He is the deadliest shooter in all of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
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The Best Worst Photos of Megaupload's Kim Dotcom
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WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange to guest on ‘The Simpsons’ — EXCLUSIVE | EW.com
Jan 30 2012 01:36 PM ET Here's some news that we couldn't wait to leak: Julian Assange will play himself in the 500th episode of The Simpsons! EW has learned exclusively that the WikiLeaks founder/editor-in-chief recorded a guest spot over the summer that is part of the animated Fox comedy's landmark episode airing Feb.
The Mercenary Techie Who Troubleshoots for Drug Dealers and Jealous Lovers
A while ago, a twenty-something geek we'll call Martin arranged a meeting with some potential clients in an an unusual place: the sidewalk across the street from a police precinct on Manhattan's West Side. "I do a lot of shit in front of precincts cause I feel a lot safer," Martin told me in an interview recently.
The Battle for Upper Egypt - By Lauren E. Bohn
Assiut feels far away from the famed epicenter of Tahrir Square. The oft-neglected peripheral region of Upper Egypt (the cultivated valley of the Nile from Cairo in the north to Aswan, 535 miles south) has been plagued by institutional apathy for years, long dismissed as a dead-end, from where one travels to the capital for work and never returns.