McAfee’s property in Orange Walk Town, Belize, is raided by the Gang Suppression Unit. A GSU press release says that he was arrested for unlicensed drug manufacturing and possession of an unlicensed weapon. During the raid, guards find a lab where antibiotics are being produced without a license. One of McAfee’s 11 dogs is shot for allegedly attacking […]
Swartz and Taryn Simon discuss their project at the New Museum of Contemporary Art. The Seven on Seven conference pairs seven leading artists with seven game-changing technologists in teams of two, and challenges them to develop something new—be it an application, social media, artwork, product, or whatever they imagine—over the course of a single day. Swartz and […]
Feld runs the American River 50 Mile Endurance Run and finishes in an official time of 11:57:37, just under his goal of 12 hours.
Two fired Libyan security guards throw an IED over the consulate fence. No-one is injured. [1. Letter from Darrell Issa to Hillary Clinton – List of Benghazi attacks http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/dangerroom/2012/10/10.2.12-Issa-Chaffetz-to-Clinton.pdf]
According to a SEC regulator filing 500 Startups is raising a new $50 million fund. The group’s first fund was $15 million and included 257 companies, a handful of which were later acquired by major tech companies. McClure said startups in international markets could account for 25% of its investments. :McCLURE: I think the mentality […]