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Watch the cybercrime documentary profiling the Romanian town nicknamed “Hackerville” or “Most Dangerous Town on the Internet.” Convicted blackhat hackers, like Guccifer (real name), talk worms, viruses, social engineering, identity theft, and even hacking Hillary Clinton’s email.
Many of us use Google services each day but very few of us ask the question, “How BIG is Google?” Obviously this question cannot be answered directly, however, the sheer size of Google can be realised by the hard facts and figures shown in this short film. Please enjoy and don’t be evil.
The Vergecast is a discussion of all things relevant and irreverent in the worlds of art, culture, science, technology, and anything else our hosts might deem interesting. On this week’s episode, Joshua Topolsky, Nilay Patel, and David Pierce talk about the Sundance Film Festival, Beats Music, and streaming media at large.
It has taken over our lives and permeates every moment. It even has its own week.
And it’s the annual occurrence of Internet Week that made us think– have we become addicted to the internet? And if we have, what would happen if 5 digital natives were forced to go cold turkey for a week? Would it be reminiscent of a scene from Trainspotting? Or would they regress to some kind of IRL utopia?
We followed these five internet addicts around for a week. This is the result.
Kim Dotcom is accused of enabling millions to enjoy films and other copyrighted content for next to nothing. He ran a site called “Megaupload” and calls himself a businessman, but U.S. authorities call him a copyright thief. Bob Simon reports.
Each member of The Vergecast team is being processed for immortality. While Paul recovers from his surgery and Joshua prepares for his, join newly-minted android Nilay (that’s lowercase android, yes) as he learns to cope with his new powers and responsibilities. It’ll be a sight to see!