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Eric Geller / The Daily Dot:
Behind the new Crypto War: governments and tech companies face off over encryption backdoors   —  The rise of the new Crypto War  —  James B. Comey, Jr., the seventh director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, is afraid of the dark.  —  “The law hasn't kept pace with technology …
Jul 12, 2015, 8:35 AMIn context
William Turton / The Daily Dot:
17-year-old Lizard Squad hacker convicted in Finnish court of 50,700 charges related to computer crimes, receives two-year suspended prison sentence   —  Lizard Squad hacker convicted on 50,000 hacking charges  —  A key Lizard Squad member had been convicted of 50,700 charges related to computer crimes …
Jul 7, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Diversity in Google I/O keynote featuring women and people of color onstage raised the bar for other technology companies   —  On Google, Apple, and Silicon Valley's Homeric struggle with diversity  —  It's time we talk about our expectations—and think about why we continue to congratulate companies …
May 29, 2015, 8:05 AMIn context
Matt Stempeck / The Daily Dot:
An anecdotal account of the technology landscape in Cuba before thawing relations with the US   —  Tech in Cuba, before the thaw  —  With Raul Castro reforming the island's government and Barack Obama beginning to normalize relations with the United States, Cuba is at the threshold of a new era.
May 26, 2015, 9:40 AMIn context
Patrick Howell O'Neill / The Daily Dot:
Researchers build a new Tor client called Astoria, say it is significantly better at avoiding attacks to deanonymize users   —  Hackers build a new Tor client designed to beat the NSA  —  Anonymity's toughest adversaries are hackers with the full-force and backing of Beijing, London, and Washington, D.C.
May 22, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Anonymous messaging app After School back in App Store with moderation to combat bullying   —  After School attempts a comeback with bans on bullying  —  Wherever there's an anonymous app, there are teens using it to bully each other.  —  After School, one of the newest applications …
Apr 8, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context
Eric Geller / The Daily Dot:
Profile of Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon, who has championed surveillance reform and online privacy for two decades   —  Ron Wyden, the Internet's senator … The Director of National Intelligence had lied under oath to the United States Senate.  Civil-liberties groups soon called …
Mar 29, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Richard Lewis / The Daily Dot:
Sources: YouTube plans to relaunch live streaming service this year with a focus on gaming, taking on Twitch   —  YouTube to relaunch livestreaming service with focus on esports and gaming  —  YouTube is preparing to relaunch its livestreaming platform with a renewed focus on live gaming …
Mar 25, 2015, 5:50 AMIn context
Selena Larson / The Daily Dot:
Eric Schmidt interrupting Megan Smith was one of many sexist acts during SXSW panels   —  Eric Schmidt's comments are nothing new—sexism is everywhere at tech events  —  At the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, this week, sexism was a prominent if unintended theme.
Mar 19, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context
Patrick Howell O'Neill / The Daily Dot:
U.K. Parliament says banning Tor is unacceptable and impossible … Tor “plays only a minor role in the online viewing and distribution of indecent images of children,” according to the briefing, quoting Britain's Parliament by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command (CEOP) of the U.K. National Crime Agency.
Mar 10, 2015, 9:01 AMIn context

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