A man considered a legend in the computer industry for bringing anti-virus software to the masses is living life on the run from a Central American hit squad. Such is the life of John McAfee, who believes a drug cartel has put out a $650,000 contract on his head.
John McAfee presented his latest project at the C2SV Technology Conference and Music Festival this last Saturday. Dubbed the ‘Decentral’, McAfee’s device will cost less than $100, and will create decentralized, floating and moving local networks for smartphones, tablets and laptops that can’t be penetrated by government spy agencies.
John McAfee is the original creator of the McAfee antivirus software, but is probably best known as the delightfully unhinged fugitive billionaire who retired to the tropical island of Belize, before fleeing authorities intent on questioning him on the death of his next door neighbour. McAfee successfully evaded capture for just under a month, and was eventually [...]
John McAfee is one very weird guy. In a recent blog post the 67-year-old software millionaire posted photos of seven women whom he refers to has “my girls”.
A Guatemalan judge has orded that anti-virus software mogul and wonderfully delightful meth head, John McAfee be released form custody. The judge ruled that McAfee had been detained illegally. McAfee was nicked by Guatemalan feds on charges that he had entered the country illegally from neighboring Belize. The announcement was made on McAfee’s blog this morning. In summary, from the Telegraph: Mr [...]
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