En mayo de 1976 llega una misteriosa carta a la Universidad de Illinois dirigida al profesor de ingeniería Buckley Crist. Curiosamente el remitente era el mismo Crist, pero él no la había enviado. Esa carta resultó ser una bomba, la primera de las 16 que tuvieron en vilo durante casi 20 años al FBI. Tras una de las…
Last year, a Montana real estate agent was offering "Unabomber" Ted Kaczynski's "very secluded" 1.4 acre Montana spread for a pretty decent asking price of $69,500. It even came with chopped firewood. And now, the U.S. Marshals Service is putting a trove of Unabomber collectibles up for auction online, starting next…
Can't put down your iPhone? Feel naked without a wi-fi connection? Do you experience existential dread if you can't log in to Foursquare? Ted "The Unabomber" Kaczynski predicted this...15 years ago. Even total nutjobs get it right sometimes. [Britannica Blog]
A San Francisco court ruled that the writings and possessions of Theodore Kaczynski, the famed Unabomber and enemy of internets everywhere, will be sold online to pay restitution to his victims' families. Ah, the irony.
It was a hard-fought game, but man just edged it over machine in what was billed as the "First Man-Machine Poker Championship." Phil Laak, also known as the Unabomber, and Ali Eslani battled it out against Polaris, a software program, for a purse of $50,000. Click for
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