John McAfee detained in Guatemala

John McAfee detained in Guatemala, faces deportation to Belize

Ah we can always count on bizarre software mogul, John Mcafee, to provide an entertaining story. The anti-virus software pioneer fled Belize after he was asked to come in for questioning on the murder of his neighbor. McAfee resurfaced in Guatemala earlier this week and was quickly detained. Police in Belize went to question McAfee shortly after they found his neighbor, Gregory Faull, dead from a gunshot wound to the head. They didn’t find him initially because he’d had buried himself under the sand in his backyard, using a piece of cardboard to help him breath. Um, what? The story just got more interesting from there. McAfee fled Belize, but not before donning various disguises…

Julian Assange extradited, sent to Sweden

Julian Assange extradited: Wikileaks founder sent to Sweden

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange lost his Supreme court appeal against extradition to Sweden where he is wanted in connection with alleged sexual offences including rape. Assange, the founder of the whistleblower Web site, is wanted in Sweden where he stands accused of raping one woman and “sexually molesting” another while visiting the country in 2010. Assange has dismissed the claims, saying the sex was consensual. He adds the allegations are politically motivated and part of an attempt to silence him and the Wikileaks Web site after it embarrassed governments around the world with leaks of diplomatic cables. His lawyers had argued that the European arrest warrant issued against him was ‘invalid and unenforceable’, but this…