John McAfee: 'I'll crack the San Bernardino Apple iPhone or I'll eat my shoe'

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John McAfee: 'I'll crack the San Bernardino Apple iPhone or I'll eat my shoe'
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John McAfee: 'I'll crack the San Bernardino Apple iPhone or I'll eat my shoe'

McAfee's dope-smoking hackers will have that iPhone cracked, lickety-split

John McAfee, the colourful chap who founded (and long since sold off) McAfee anti-virus, has offered to crack the iPhone belonging to the San Bernardino terrorist Syed Rizwan Farook - or eat his sh...

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