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  • Antivirus pioneer John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison

    John McAfee, the creator of McAfee antivirus software, was found dead in his jail cell near Barcelona in an apparent suicide Wednesday, hours after a Spanish court approved his extradition to the United States to face tax charges punishable by decades in prison, authorities said.

    In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, internet security pioneer John McAfee announces his candidacy for president in Opelika, Ala. Prosecutors allege McAfee and cohorts made over $13 million by fooling investors zealous over the emerging cryptocurrency market. (Todd J. Van Emst/Opelika-Auburn News via AP, File)


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