John Mcafee

  • BrownList.com: Antivirus pioneer John McAfee unveils a complaint website; gives people a place to vent their anger August 10, 2014

    Las Vegas: John McAfee, the flamboyant anti-virus software industry pioneer, made a surprise appearance at a computer hackers' conference, where he unveiled a new website to give people a place online to vent their anger. The one-time millionaire who fled the Central American nation of Belize in 2012 after police sought...
  • Chadder: John McAfee launches encrypted messaging app; available for Android, Windows Phone May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Anti-virus software pioneer John McAfee has launched a free private messaging app Chadder that allows anyone to send private encrypted messages. Chadder is claimed to keep your information safe by using key server encryption. When you send a message, all Chadder can see is the encrypted text. No...
  • John McAfee resurfaces as ranting video star, mocks McAfee software June 20, 2013

    Boston: Eccentric software pioneer John McAfee is back in the spotlight - lashing out at the anti-virus software that bears his name in a profanity-laced video. McAfee, an American who helped create the anti-virus software industry, generated a media frenzy at the end of last year when he fled his home...
  • US software guru McAfee released, arrives in US December 13, 2012

    Miami: Anti-virus software founder John McAfee arrived in the US on Wednesday night after being deported from Guatemala, where he had sought to evade police questioning in the killing of a man in neighboring Belize. The American Airlines commercial jet carrying McAfee landed in Miami shortly before 7 pm on...
  • McAfee's legal appeals win him respite in Guatemala December 10, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software pioneer John McAfee, facing deportation from Guatemala to Belize to answer questions over the death of a neighbour, has bought himself some time with legal appeals, the Guatemalan government said on Sunday. McAfee's lawyers have filed a request with a local court to grant him leave to...
  • Software guru McAfee wants to return to US December 9, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation from Guatemala to Belize to face questions about the slaying of a neighbor, said on Saturday he wants to return to the United States. "My goal is to get back to America as soon as possible," McAfee, 67, said in a...
  • Deportation looms for McAfee after heart drama December 7, 2012

    Guatemala City: Software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation to Belize, was rushed to a hospital in Guatemala on Thursday shortly after his asylum request was rejected, but a suspected heart attack turned out to be stress in a fresh twist to the saga. The 67-year-old US computer software pioneer was...
  • McAfee arrested in Guatemala for illegal entry December 6, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, on the run from authorities in Belize seeking to question him in a murder probe, was arrested by Guatemalan police on Wednesday for illegally entering the country, that nation's interior minister said. McAfee, who had been in hiding for three weeks, crossed into...
  • I am being framed in my neighbour's murder case: John McAfee December 3, 2012

    Anti-virus software founder John McAfee has been on the run after his neighbour in Belize was found murdered in November. In an interview to CNN, McAfee claimed that he did not kill anyone and alleged that the government wants to frame him in the case. ...
  • Girls, guns and yoga: Anti-virus guru John McAfee's odd life November 16, 2012

    To the many people who crossed his path on a tropical island in Belize, it was apparent John McAfee's life had taken some bizarre turns in the last few years. The anti-virus software guru, who started McAfee Associates in 1989, has been in hiding since police said they wanted to...
  • Police seeks anti-virus guru John McAfee in murder probe November 13, 2012

    Belize City: Police in Belize want to question US anti-computer virus software pioneer John McAfee in connection with the murder of a neighbour he had been quarrelling with, but they say he remains a person of interest at this time and is not a suspect. McAfee, who invented the anti-virus...