Michael Calce – He worked on network as Mafiaboy
Michael Calce – born 1984, Montreal, Canada. Nickname: “Mafiaboy.” He became a hacker thanks to dating sites. During puberty, he spent a lot of time on web chats. When he started using harsher words, the moderator blocked his access several times. Michael was so afflicted that he learned to download various programs and soon he could block others in chat rooms by means of various applications.
He was famous for the failure of one of the most stable portals – Yahoo. When he boasted about it in the hacker forum, nobody believed him. His next “trophy” were the pages of CNN, which in a few hours ceased to work. He also attacked eBay, Amazon and Dell. Losses that he caused were valued at 1.2 billion dollars. Mafiaboy was arrested and sentenced to 8 months in prison.
Julian Assange – WikiLeaks spokesman, chief editor
Julian Assange – born 7.03.1971, Townsville, Australia. Nickname: “Mendax”. J.Assange became a hacker at the age of 11. He participated in the creation of Rubberhose software, which was to protect the data of persecuted dissidents after their arrest. The protection system consisted in the fact that the encrypted data could not be distinguished from accidental noise.
Assange allegedly broke into an account in one of the banks, but it has never been proved.
In 2006, Asssange became famous for the creation of WikiLeaks websites, on which he published a lot of classified information, mainly from the US government. The documents concerned, for example, the war in Afghanistan, Iraq, Guantanamo prison. He received several awards for journalists for his work.
Game Awards 2014 – Final gala in Las Vegas
Game Awards 2014 – In Las Vegas he held a final gala The Game Awards 2014. The jury, composed of representatives of the 28 most influential in the world of magazines and websites (eg. “The Guardian“, “LA Times“, “USA Today”, “Wired” and others. ), has chosen the best titles of 2014. the final five “best independent game“ broke “the Vanishing of Ethan Carter” was founded by Adrian Chmielarz studio the Astronauts. In turn, the “Games that bring change,” passed the jury “This War of Mine” by 11 bit studios.
Leader among soothsayers
Leader among soothsayers – Most soothsayers among earns lead appearing in television programs. As a leader in this area is considered a soothsayer Maciej Skrzatek. Which for the visit takes as much as a professor of medicine. Fifteen minutes consultation costs 200 zl, 350 zl half hours. Consultation VIP (without cable) – 1000 zl. Diviner on your website boasts that “Wprost” magazine nominated him to the number one Polish market esoteric and virtual Poland stated that it has 100% accuracy of prediction.
Scientific journal PLoS ONE – Research findings
Scientific journal PLoS ONE – Researchers from Italy and the US scientific journal “PLoS ONE” published their findings. Which looked at the behavior of more than a million Facebook users, and 73 sites promoting scientific and pseudo-scientific content. The main conclusions of these publications are: Facebook users have a strong tendency to polarize opinion and search for content corresponding to or rather confirm their beliefs.
Cold Turkey SelfControl – Blocking selected websites
Cold Turkey SelfControl – Blocking selected websites – You can’t stop yourself from look on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube? Take advantage of the program blocking selected websites. The idea is that when working only use pages that are needed for it. Program Cold Turkey (PC) and SelfControl (for Mac) can not be disabled, uninstalled during their work or cheat by changing the time on your computer. There will also restart the system, so even people with poor self-control will be able to focus on what’s important.