Judge Bans Hacker From Disseminating PlayStation Unlocking Code
January 27th, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO, January 27, 2011 — Prize-winning science student and renowned hacker George Hotz was temporarily banned Wednesday from disseminating code that allows PlayStation 3 owners to run software that wasn’t authorized by Sony.
Renowned Hacker Says PlayStation Suit Highlights Absurdity of Digital Copyright Law
Copyright, Intellectual Property
January 14th, 2011
A reknowned hacker and 21-year-old whiz kid who was the first to unlock an iPhone says in a Thursday cable television interview that Sony’s lawsuit against him for his latest Sony PlayStation 3 hack only serves to highlight the absurdity of a landmark digital copyright law.