Dutch electronics technician and computer programmer who supposedly developed a revolutionary technique for compressing data which could compress a full movie into just 8kb. However, in weird a twist of fate, Sloot died of a heart attack a day before a deal was to be signed with investors. The Sloot Digital Coding System could never see the light of day because an all important compiler which was stored on a floppy disk had disappeared mysteriously.
The continent of Antarctica has its own TLD, "aq". Only organisations which are signatories to the Antarctic Treaty can register "aq" TLD domain names of Antarctica. [more...]