PayPal pays man $92 quadrillion accidentally

$92 quadrillion, that is 92 and 15 zeros; it’s 92,000,000,000,000,000. It’s a lot of money! So when PayPal gave a man from Pennsylvania $92,000,000,000,000,000 you can imagine his (and their) reaction. With that amount of money he would have been richer than Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg and Larry Page combined. He could have literally bought … [Read the full story]

Wikileaks stops publishing classified files

The whistle-blowing website Wikileaks is suspending its publication of classified files. Wikileaks said that it would focus instead on raising funds to ensure its future survival. The announcement came after what the group called a blockade by US-based finance companies. This followed its disclosure on the internet of hundreds of thousands of secret US government … [Read the full story]