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How Vice Led to John McAfee’s Downfall


Link: How Vice Led to John McAfee’s Downfall | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

Vice photographer Robert King apparently lied on his Facebook page and Twitter in order to protect McAfee. Like McAfee, he claimed that the geodata in the photo had been manipulated to conceal their true location.

´┐╝This explanation, of course, made no damn sense at all. If McAfee and King were trying to conceal their location by spreading disinformation, why immediately admit to it?