The strange life and mysterious death of a virtuoso coder | Curio

The strange life and mysterious death of a virtuoso coder

48 mins | Oct 6, 2020

Jerold Haas was on the verge of a life-altering triumph. Then, his body was found in the woods of southern Ohio. He was a co-founder of Tessr, a buzzed-about Columbus startup that aimed to use blockchain technology to streamline data sharing in higher education. For him, Tessr was a chance at redemption, but as he was about to achieve it, tragedy struck in 2018. Brendan I. Koerner, from WIRED, tells us this thrilling story.

publisher logo

From WIRED

Read along