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John McAfee’s plan to build a million tiny darknets, foil the NSA, give everyone free music

John McAfee’s plan to build a million tiny darknets, foil the NSA, give everyone free music: From the mind of eccentric playboy John McAfee — founder of McAfee Antivirus — comes a “new and revolutionary technology” that will reclaim our lost privacy, he says, and restore the ability of college students to get all the free movies and music they want.

“I cannot imagine any college student not standing in line to buy one of these,” he said.

The product is a $100 “D-Central” gadget that will allow its users to create a small local-area wireless network dynamically, which people can use to communicate and share anonymously without the risk of being tapped by the NSA, the FBI, or any other three-letter agency, McAfee said.

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