Stuff we found in 2014
Night Of The Cicada (Part V In The Cumulonimbus Series)
^ NationStates • View topic - Cicada 3301 is back!
"Its probably Morpheus searching for The One."
Abby Martin RT breakingtheset
Aaron Swartz's Legacy, India Destroys Polio, Whitewashing Ariel Sharon
Cicada 3301: "216 number"
CICADA 3301 the mystery continues
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/cicada-3301-government-spy-agency-3005301 looks like full
on tinfoil mode based on title
The Daily Telegraph article PART 2
The Toronto Star part 2 (journalis writting this is active in our channels) http://www.thestar.com/life/2014/01/10/cicada_3301_the_hunt_continues_in_2014.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter knowyourmeme
Nourishing Obscurity - possible explanation of the connection with epiphany
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOWSsWfiEbg GrandMasterRevan vlogger
Ari Keita Japanese video
Cicada 3301 Song: The Instar Emergence (761) Reversed - YouTube
- sounds almost the same as normal version, song is also palindromic.
DigitalCombat is posting 3301 videos containing cryptic messages. Worth solving.
- Whoever is solving this use this page: DigitalCombat Cryptic videos
The Conversation Academic rigour, journalistic flair
Toronto star: Cicada 3301, cryptography and the quest for anonymity
CBS News January 3, 2014, Cicada 3301: Code-breaking scavenger hunt has the Internet mystified
NPR: The Internet's Cicada: A Mystery Without An Answer
Two pastebins found, looks like they are some articles:
In November 25th and 26th, 2013, lots of big media houses published articles about Cicada 3301. This sparked a lot of interest across internet communities. We are not sure what caused publishing these articles, but it caught a lot of attention from many different intelligence/cryptography/conspiracy/hacker/puzzle communities all over the web.
First article appears to be The Telegtaph (telegraph.co.uk) one.
which looks like ripoff of older MentalFLoss article:
You can find him in #33012013 on freenode under nick OariDa
This is his story about how he became involved in Chris Bells article.
OwariDa well, i see no reason to keep it a secret. chris bell from the daily telegraph contacted me, since he was working on a story about cicada 3301. and wanted to ask some questions to someone who had participated. OwariDa there's not much more to it than that. counterh_ Did you ask how he was working on it? OwariDa not really, but i actually think he just stumbled upon some of the old articles a
Some responses on blogs and other forums:
http://www.unexplained-mysteries.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=258410 http://digg.com/search?q=3301 http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/11/a-giant-puzzle-whats-it-for/
Apparently article was on first page of reddit (unconfirmed):
Youtube clips posted by 3301 players:
As usual, 4chan always joins the party (gamejacking mostly):
Some reddit imposers
http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/1rp8w8/sold_the_last_of_my_coins_when_gox_hit_1234_and_i/ http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/1rp3i0/do_you_know_the_legend_about_cicadas_they_say/ 0xce5=3301 in hexadecimal 0b110011100101 - binary to decimal
Links from other souces about 3301 2011 puzzle===
If you find any more interesting links post them here.
[04:17] Lurker69 3301 is becoming pop culture nao [04:18] Tech1 yeah, it really is. i saw it top of my feed on google news the other day. [04:18] Tech1 pretty wild.