Owner and operator of textfiles.com, a website with a historic bulletin board archive of Freemasonry, piracy, anarchy, and art. He gained additional fame with his online personas The Slipped Disk and SketchCow.
He worked for WERS 88.0 FM radio and wrote for a humor magazine while attending Emerson College.
He has spoken at the annual hacker convention DEF CON for over five years.
He was born in Hopewell Junction, New York.
He has spoken at many hacker conferences, frequented by hackers with similar skills as Jonathan James.