Neowin News Feed for: John mcafee https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/john mcafee/ Neowin News Feed for: John mcafee en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net John McAfee, 75, found dead in apparent suicide in Barcelona prison https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-75-found-dead-in-apparent-suicide-in-barcelona-prison/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/06/1624484950_mcafee_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>John McAfee, famous for his antivirus company, has been found dead in a Barcelona prison after his extradition to the United States was approved. He was facing a long sentence for tax evasion. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-75-found-dead-in-apparent-suicide-in-barcelona-prison">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Wed, 23 Jun 2021 21:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-75-found-dead-in-apparent-suicide-in-barcelona-prison McAfee and his advisor indicted over cryptocurrency fraud https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-and-his-advisor-indicted-over-cryptocurrency-fraud/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/03/1614989435_gavel-us-flag_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The US Department of Justice has indicted John McAfee over cryptocurrency fraud. It said the businessman was involved in a pump-and-dump scheme on Twitter. He&#039;s currently detained in Spain. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-and-his-advisor-indicted-over-cryptocurrency-fraud">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Sat, 06 Mar 2021 04:54:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-and-his-advisor-indicted-over-cryptocurrency-fraud John McAfee offers $100,000 to hack Bitfi Wallet https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-100000-to-hack-bitfi-wallet/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/07/1532557936_screen_shot_2018-07-25_at_3.31.35_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>If you&#039;ve got some skills and have some free time on your hands, you might want to test your hacking skills on the Bitfi Wallet. John McAfee has offered $100,00 for a successful hack. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-100000-to-hack-bitfi-wallet">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Wed, 25 Jul 2018 23:40:03 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-100000-to-hack-bitfi-wallet John McAfee offers San Bernardino police a solution to its iPhone problem https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-san-bernardino-police-a-solution-to-its-iphone-problem/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/10/dsc08020_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Apple has been requested to assist in unlocking the encrypted iPhone retrieved by the San Bernardino police department. Luckily, John McAfee is offering a solution that could keep Apple in the clear. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-san-bernardino-police-a-solution-to-its-iphone-problem">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 18 Feb 2016 17:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-offers-san-bernardino-police-a-solution-to-its-iphone-problem John McAfee has released D-VASIVE, a new app for your smartphone's security https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-has-released-d-vasive-a-new-app-for-your-smartphones-security/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/10/dvasive_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>D-VASIVE by John McAfee is an app that sits in the background of your phone and alerts you whenever another app tries to access your mic or camera, as well as tells you which apps are tracking you. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-has-released-d-vasive-a-new-app-for-your-smartphones-security">Read more...</a> steven.johns@neowin.net (Steven Johns) Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-has-released-d-vasive-a-new-app-for-your-smartphones-security Meet John McAfee's newest project: Chadder, a smartphone app that provides encrypted instant messaging https://www.neowin.net/news/meet-john-mcafees-newest-project-chadder-a-smartphone-app-that-provides-encrypted-instant-messaging/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1161799302twofactorlogo.jpg" alt="" /></div>John McAfee, in partnership with the start-up Etransfr, have released a smartphone app called Chadder (pronounced &quot;chatter&quot;) that enables end-to-end IM encryption. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/meet-john-mcafees-newest-project-chadder-a-smartphone-app-that-provides-encrypted-instant-messaging">Read more...</a> steven.johns@neowin.net (Steven Johns) Sat, 03 May 2014 05:12:43 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/meet-john-mcafees-newest-project-chadder-a-smartphone-app-that-provides-encrypted-instant-messaging McAfee's device could disallow the NSA from accessing your phone https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafees-device-could-disallow-the-nsa-from-accessing-your-phone/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/441066541mcafee.jpg" alt="" /></div>Software tycoon John McAfee announced a device that would stop government surveillance agencies from hacking your phones. Dubbed &quot;Decentral&quot;, he claims every college student will be lining up for one. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafees-device-could-disallow-the-nsa-from-accessing-your-phone">Read more...</a> phi.ha@neowin.net (Phi Ha) Tue, 01 Oct 2013 06:23:36 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafees-device-could-disallow-the-nsa-from-accessing-your-phone Two John McAfee movies in the works https://www.neowin.net/news/two-john-mcafee-movies-in-the-works/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/441066541mcafee.jpg" alt="" /></div>The life of the rich and eccentric McAfee software company founder John McAfee will now be the subject of two movies; one authorized by McAfee and the other based on a Wired magazine article. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/two-john-mcafee-movies-in-the-works">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Mon, 21 Jan 2013 17:43:43 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/two-john-mcafee-movies-in-the-works John McAfee back in US; claims he was pretending to be nuts https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-back-in-us-claims-he-was-pretending-to-be-nuts/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/441066541mcafee.jpg" alt="" /></div>McAfee founder John McAfee is now back in the US after being kicked out of Guatemala Wednesday night and now says he played the &quot;crazy card&quot; in order to get the media to notice his issue with Belize. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-back-in-us-claims-he-was-pretending-to-be-nuts">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:03:49 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-back-in-us-claims-he-was-pretending-to-be-nuts John McAfee now wants to return to US https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-now-wants-to-return-to-us/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/441066541mcafee.jpg" alt="" /></div>McAfee antivirus company founder John McAfee now admits he wants to return to his native United States, a few days after he was arrested in Guatemala. He could still be moved to Belize. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-now-wants-to-return-to-us">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Sun, 09 Dec 2012 01:00:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-now-wants-to-return-to-us John McAfee reportedly suffers heart attack while in jail [Update] https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-reportedly-suffers-from-heart-attack-while-in-jail/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/349116054McAfee Large copy.jpg" alt="" /></div> McAfee antivirus company founder John McAfee may have suffered from a heart attack in Guatemala, where he was in jail awaiting possible deportation to Belize to answer questions in a murder case. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-reportedly-suffers-from-heart-attack-while-in-jail">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Thu, 06 Dec 2012 23:22:44 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-reportedly-suffers-from-heart-attack-while-in-jail John McAfee video press conference and alibi posted to YouTube [Update: He's now arrested] https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-video-press-conference-and-alibi-posted-to-youtube/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/441066541mcafee.jpg" alt="" /></div>In what seems like almost daily new twists in the John McAfee saga where he is being sought for questioning by the Belize government over a murder inquiry, now an alibi video has been posted online. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-video-press-conference-and-alibi-posted-to-youtube">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 06 Dec 2012 10:28:26 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-video-press-conference-and-alibi-posted-to-youtube John McAfee admits escaping Belize to Guatemala https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-admits-escaping-belize-to-guatemala/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/349116054McAfee Large copy.jpg" alt="" /></div>John McAfee, the eccentric founder of the McAfee antivirus company, has admitted he is now in Guatemala after escaping from the country of Belize where the police want to question him in a murder case <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-admits-escaping-belize-to-guatemala">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Tue, 04 Dec 2012 22:34:42 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/john-mcafee-admits-escaping-belize-to-guatemala McAfee founder arrested in SWAT-style raid https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-founder-arrested-in-swat-style-raid/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/349116054McAfee Large copy.jpg" alt="" /></div>In a whacky turn of events, anti-virus pioneer John McAfee has been arrested in a SWAT-style raid in Belize on charges of drug manufacturing and possession of illegal weapons, claims he calls &#039;bogus.&#039; <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-founder-arrested-in-swat-style-raid">Read more...</a> tyler@neowin.net (Tyler Holman) Tue, 08 May 2012 04:49:50 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/mcafee-founder-arrested-in-swat-style-raid