Top 10 Tweets Of The Week


Harping About Hacking

A volley of tweets were launched when the U.S. Justice Department unsealed documents indicting five Chinese hackers called "UglyGorilla" and "KandyGoo" for allegedly engaging in hacking into the networks of Westinghouse Electric, the United States Steel Corp. and other companies. Twitter user Arik Hesseldahl astutely picked up on the ensuing escalation of tensions that would quickly transpire between the U.S. and China. 

And on Thursday China made moves that many Twitter users believe was in direct response to the DOJ's actions.

"I am convinced this so called ban on Windows 8 in China has nothing to do with the software and is more to do with America's charging Chinese military officials with industrial espionage." – @dick_turpin