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Meet the Russian Casino Hacker Who Makes Millions Targeting Slot Machines Late last autumn, a Russian mathematician and programmer named Alex decided he’d had …

Inside the Hunt for Russia’s Most Notorious Hacker On the morning of December 30, the day after Barack Obama imposed sanctions on Russia for …

Secret Websites, Coded Messages: The New World of Immersive Games (This article was published in 2007, but it’s still interesting and relevant today.) The …

The Untold Story of ILM, a Titan That Forever Changed Film No one wanted Star Wars when George Lucas started shopping it to studios …

The CIA Campaign to Steal Apple’s Secrets RESEARCHERS WORKING with the Central Intelligence Agency have conducted a multi-year, sustained effort to break the security …

High Tech Cowboys of the Deep Seas: The Race to Save the Cougar Ace Latitude 48° 14 North. Longitude 174° 26 West. Almost midnight …

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Silicon Valley Has Lost Its Way. Can Skateboarding Legend Rodney Mullen Help It? Rodney Mullen in 2012 at Dwindle Distribution, doing a “truckstand,” one …

One Hacker’s Audacious Plan to Rule the Black Market in Stolen Credit Cards The heat in Max Butler’s safe house was nearly unbearable. It …

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Inside the Battle of Hoth How did the Galactic Empire ever cement its hold on the Star Wars Universe? The war machine built by …

Punch A Hole In The Sky: The Making of The Right Stuff BEFORE WRITER-DIRECTOR Philip Kaufman brought Tom Wolfe’s book The Right Stuff to …