Sex.com was registered at NetworkSolutions.com by Gary Kremen on 18th October 1995. The domain name was later unlawfully acquired by Stephen Cohen and become the center of much publicised lawsuit. Kremen is best known as the founder of the online dating web site, Match.com.
The open source distribution system, Cydia, which can be installed on jailbroken iPhones is named after the codling moth, Cydia pomonella, whose larvae eat the apple fruit upon hatching. [more...]