Evil Cyber Empire only possible because of Microsoft

Barry tweeted a Newsweek article titled The Evil (Cyber) Empire – Inside the world of Russian hackers. What the article doesn’t mention (possibly because Microsoft is a Newsweek advertiser) is that what holds the ‘Russian Business Network’ together is a vast botnet consisting of millions of compromised computers running the Microsoft Windows Operating System. That’s […]

Sookman found liable for worldwide article inaccuracies

OK. I’m being mean. I know it. You know it. Barry knows it. But hey, it’s me. This is how I am. Still I feel kind of guilty. It’s like shooting fish in a barrel. Quite frankly I should just forget about Barry, and finish the article I started before Christmas on Canadian attitudes towards […]

Barry the Inaccurate

Updated Tuesday December 27, 2009 at 12:58 AM At about 12:30 AM, Tuesday December 29th, Barry sent the following in Twitter: bsookman Post Edited: Toying with funny math to downplay Canada’s role as a piracy haven (http://www.barrysookman.com/?p=435) 32 minutes ago from WP to Twitter He fixed most of the errors that I pointed out. Curiously […]

Barry the Inaccurate

Updated Tuesday December 27, 2009 at 12:58 AM At about 12:30 AM, Tuesday December 29th, Barry sent the following in Twitter: bsookman Post Edited: Toying with funny math to downplay Canada’s role as a piracy haven (http://www.barrysookman.com/?p=435) 32 minutes ago from WP to Twitter He fixed most of the errors that I pointed out. Curiously […]

Lincoln Spector asks ‘Why Can’t the Law Get the Crooks?’

Poor Link. He’s just not thinking straight. Rather than asking Why Can’t the Law Get the Crooks? he should be asking, why did Microsoft build a house with large Windows that will not lock? Because that is what they’ve done. If you had a house, and you didn’t lock the doors, and you get robbed, […]