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[IHW] Android hacker rejects job offered by Sony

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It appears that Sony is at least looking into acquiring talent from the hacking scene. Sony America recruiter Sarah McRae sent an email off to Android OS hacker Koushik Datta (aka Koush) offering an interview for a position on Sony's R&D team.

Koush was grateful but responded:

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Wonder if they will try to sue him now?
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I doubt any hacker would switch to Sony after what they did to Geohot.
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It wasn't a job offer... it was an interview.
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lol @ sony.
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It wasn't a job offer... it was an interview.
Hey I didn't write the article, so sue the author!
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It wasn't a job offer... it was an interview.
Good catch.
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Ouch, that must suck for Sony. Losing a potentially amazing programmer because they went haywire over Geohot.
     
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Ouch, that must suck for Sony. Losing a potentially amazing programmer because they went haywire over Geohot.
Because the thousands that remain out there will also say no..
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Sony will fail
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Because the tens of thousands that remain out there will also say no..
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Sony will fail
How? The security woes were fixed with the latest update from Sony.
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