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Seattle Business Magazine – This Hacker Wears a White Hat

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] Drew Atkins of the Seattle Business Magazine just wrote an excellent article that you really should go take a look at.         [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

By | August 26th, 2015|Google Maps, Government, Security|0 Comments

The Case That Gives Google the Right to Steal

Google’s stock price is up over 16% today.  Good for them!  And good for their investors.  Don’t be evil. There are plenty of reasons to be bullish on Google.  And one of them is that they are legally allowed to profit on bullsh*t.  OK, be slightly evil. It’s a well-kept secret that commercial information on [...]

By | July 17th, 2015|Google Maps|0 Comments

Now Available on Kindle! Cyber Fraud: The Web of Lies

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] I am very pleased to announce that Cyber Fraud: The Web of Lies is now available on Kindle! Tomorrow, July 15th, is the official release of the paperback version, and I will be starting out the day at NBC King-5 to discuss the book on the morning show at 7:15am. [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|Google Maps, Government|0 Comments

The Racism on Google Maps Seems To Be Gone, So What Is This?

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] Late last night, Jon Russell of TechCrunch wrote: "Google has confirmed that it is making changes to its Google Maps service to stop racist terms and other inappropriate words from displaying location search results. The issue blew up this week after searches for “n*****” or “nigga” were found to pull up [...]

By | May 22nd, 2015|Google Maps|5 Comments

Breaking News: Howard University shows up as 'N***er University' on Google Maps

BREAKING NEWS: A few hours ago, Bomani X @AceBoonCoon  updated his twitter feed with yet another one of his shocking discoveries on Google Maps.  Yesterday the world took notice when he posted an image of his Google Maps results where he found that when he searched for the keyword 'nigga' or 'nigger' , the White House [...]

By | May 20th, 2015|Google Maps|8 Comments

Google Maps shows White House as ‘N***er House’

Yesterday, The Huffington Post and other media outlets across the world reported that when Google Maps users searched for the words ‘nigga house’ and ‘nigger house’ the results would pull up The White House.  I shouldn’t be surprised by the extremely racist and hateful actions, but I am.   Many people in the online world [...]

By | May 20th, 2015|Google Maps|2 Comments

10 Best Google Maps Pranks

Google Maps has had quite a bit of the spotlight recently, with various user-submitted pranks making international headlines under Google's watchful nose. I myself have been responsible for more than just a few of these pranks. 1. Edward Snowden's Super Secret Hiding Place (on the lawn of the White House) This is easily my favorite. It was the [...]

By | May 20th, 2015|Google Maps|2 Comments

Why Google May Finally Be Done Ripping You Off

As of yesterday, Google has disabled its “Mapmaker” feature.  According to SearchEngineLand, who spoke to Google insiders, the reason is to attempt to curb “pranks” such as my hilarious and moderately known classics:  Edward’s Snow Den in the White House, and several from February of 2014 detailed on Blumenthals blog including a different Snowden related prank on the White [...]

By | May 16th, 2015|Google Maps|1 Comment

Google MapMaker taken offline Because Of Hacker

One month ago, I gave a TEDx talk called “Wiretapping the Secret Service Can be Easy & Fun” at TEDx Kirkland. Today I got word that SearchEngineLand.com was reporting that Google MapMaker will be taken offline because of increasing amounts of fake and fraudulent edits that they are no longer able to hide from the general public. In essence, [...]

By | May 11th, 2015|Google Maps|1 Comment