November 24th 2014

Sony hit by “Guardians of Peace” hack –
Sony Pictures Entertainment is targeted by computer hackers in an attack when a skull appeared on computer screens with the hashtag #GOP (Guardians of Peace – a hackers group) along with a message threatening to release data “secrets” if undisclosed demands were not met. Sony have shut down it’s corporate network to resolve the issue.

Russian caught defacing Colosseum –
A Russian man has been fined €20,000 (£15,800) for carving his initial into the Colosseum in Rome, Italy. The tourist used a stone to carve a 25cm “K” into a wall inside the amphitheatre and was caught in the act by a guard and arrested by police, before being fined and given a four-month suspended prison sentence.
Colosseum_in_Rome,_Italy_ The Colosseum

First £1 million Lucozade bottle? –
Tommy Rose who has already made £14,000 in a black-market tuck-shop business is about to sell a single bottle of Lucozade for more than £1 million on eBay despite criticism from his head teacher. The 15 year old from Buile Hill High School in Salford faces suspension for his black market enterprise but he is now offering a soft drinks bottle bearing his signature for sale on eBay and the current top bid is £1,000,100 with bidding due to end in less than 24 hours.

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