The Coder Who *Unsuccessfully* Tried To Become A Criminal Mastermind

The true story of Paul Le Roux

This fascinating story begins in South Africa. Age 15, Paul Le Roux completed a one-year coding course in just eight weeks. He also got a full-time job as a programmer after turning 18 years old.



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