Two new species of Sawsharks discovered in the west Indian Ocean

Not one, but TWO new species of the rarely seen six-gilled sawsharks have been found in the West Indian Ocean by an international team of marine scientists. The newly discovered Pliotrema kajae and Pliotrema annae – affectionately known as Kaja’s and Anna’s six-gill sawsharks – were discovered during research investigating small-scale fisheries operating off the coasts of Madagascar and […]

Indian Techie recieves $12500 for discovering Facebook Bug

Indian Techie recieves $12500 for discovering Facebook Bug

Laxman Muthiyah from India has received a 12,500 dollar bounty for discovering a Facebook bug that allowed hackers to arbitrarily delete photos from accounts. According to TechCrunch, the bug allowed anyone with a bit of technical know-how to delete any photo on Facebook. Facebook fixed the bug shortly after it was discovered. Laxman has a breakdown […]