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12.19.15
Recommended Reading: The harsh realities of internet fame
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Recommended Reading: The harsh realities of internet fame

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web.

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05.01.12
My whole life is a hack: how Geohot owned the iPhone, PS3 and inadvertently rallied hacktivists
05.01.12

My whole life is a hack: how Geohot owned the iPhone, PS3 and inadvertently rallied hacktivists

George Hotz is no stranger 'round these parts. Better known as Geohot, he first achieved internet...

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06.28.11
Facebook Likes, hires iPhone jailbreaker 'Geohot'
06.28.11

Facebook Likes, hires iPhone jailbreaker 'Geohot'

He's jailbroken the iPhone and been sued by Sony over alleged hacks, and now George "Geohot" Hotz...

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04.11.11
SCEA vs. Geohot: Sony wins a not-quite flawless victory
04.11.11

SCEA vs. Geohot: Sony wins a not-quite flawless victory

Well, after all the talk of TROs, tweets, and YouTube user info, it seems that the SCEA vs. Geohot...

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03.07.11
Judge in Sony vs. Geohot orders YouTube and others to give up users' personal info
03.07.11

Judge in Sony vs. Geohot orders YouTube and others to give up users' personal info

Remember when Sony sued Geohot and demanded that YouTube hand over the user info of all the folks wh...

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02.08.11
Sony vs. Geohot litigation heats up, SCEA demands YouTube give up Hotz and Fail0verflow's personal info
02.08.11

Sony vs. Geohot litigation heats up, SCEA demands YouTube give up Hotz and Fail0verflow's personal info

Now that Sony has started gathering the evidence it needs via discovery in the lawsuit over Hotz an...

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01.27.11
Court grants Sony's temporary restraining order against Geohot, PS3 jailbreak still available everywhere
01.27.11

Court grants Sony's temporary restraining order against Geohot, PS3 jailbreak still available everywhere

It looked for a moment like Geohot and fail0verflow might beat Sony's DMCA lawsuit over the PS3 jai...

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01.14.11
Geohot wins round one against Sony (kinda) -- judge declines to rule on SCEA restraining order (updated)
01.14.11

Geohot wins round one against Sony (kinda) -- judge declines to rule on SCEA restraining order (updated)

By now we all know that Sony filed a lawsuit against Geohot and fail0verflow for their distribution...

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01.12.11
Sony follows up, officially sues Geohot and fail0verflow over PS3 jailbreak
01.12.11

Sony follows up, officially sues Geohot and fail0verflow over PS3 jailbreak

We figured Sony would follow up last night's temporary restraining order against Geohot and fail0ve...

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