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He doesn't need to work for Valve. He can just start his own company that will make better games that will put Valve out of business
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Why do they send SWAT teams to arrest hackers ? it doesnt make sense ! Some nerdy little guy and they need 10 man with automatic weapons to bring him in. Yea- no...
Because it sounds like a B.S. spin to me.
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what does the guy do for a living thesedays
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what does the guy do for a living thesedays
If you had read the source, it said that he is now making Microsoft software for security or something.
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Why do they send SWAT teams to arrest hackers ? it doesnt make sense ! Some nerdy little guy and they need 10 man with automatic weapons to bring him in. Yea- no...
If hes Hiro Protagonist, maybe.
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If memory serves me, this guy not only stole the source code but found an exploit inside Steam. I don't think he was the one that used it but I do remember someone saying Steam got hacked and VALVe denied it and 2 weeks later I had 2 charges to WoW on my credit card.
    
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Very interesting stuff
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Can you post the entire thing? I can't get to it because of the damn firewall at work.

Thanks
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Awesome story, he's such a nice guy by the sounds of it.
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Wow germans allow you to eat breakfast while being arrested sweet i'm moving to germany .
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