Brain, the first IBM PC computer virus, was released on 19th January 1986. It was created in Lahore, Pakistan by Farooq Alvi Brothers who had originally made it to protect their software from being copied. Brain was a boot sector virus.
At one time, Coca-Cola had an online music store - myCokeMusic.com. It ceased operation on 31st July 2006. Even though they had myCokeMusic.com music store, Coca-Cola still did a promotion that involved Apple iTunes. In July 2005, a free iTunes song was given away with every 32 US fl oz Slurpee bought from 7-Eleven. [more...]