10 Greatest Tech Hoaxes - Kremvax

By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols  |  Posted 2008-03-31 Print this article Print
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An oldie but a goodie about a fake Usenet site in the Soviet Union which, oddly enough, became a real site and an important one for news during the attempted Soviet coup in '91.


Some technology advancements are indeed hard to fathom, but don't believe everything you see on April 1.

I'm editor-at-large for Ziff Davis Enterprise. That's a fancy title that means I write about whatever topic strikes my fancy or needs written about across the Ziff Davis Enterprise family of publications. You'll find most of my stories in Linux-Watch, DesktopLinux and eWEEK. Prior to becoming a technology journalist, I worked at NASA and the Department of Defense on numerous major technological projects.

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