Bag searches at borders reveal more than ornamental nipple clamps

Bag searches at borders reveal more than ornamental nipple clamps By Simon Davies Bag searches at the border are becoming a privacy issue. Simon Davies explains why we need to put our foot down on zealous security officials.  The online world is replete with embarrassing…

Australia wants to be able to read your encrypted messages

Australia wants to be able to read your encrypted messages By Caleb Chen Australia’s Attorney General Senator Brandis announced over the weekend that he would be leading the discussion on squeezing tech firms and forcing them to encryption backdoors in secure messaging apps at the…

Wikileaks – Choose Your Side of the Barricade

Wikileaks – Choose Your Side of the Barricade By craig Today Julian reaches precisely five years of incarceration in the Ecuadorean Embassy and I am on the train down to London for events to mark the anniversary. Given that two days ago I couldn’t make…

The Internet needs paid fast lanes, US anti-net neutrality senator says

The Internet needs paid fast lanes, US anti-net neutrality senator says By Jon Brodkin Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Bill Clark) This week, the head of the Federal Communications Commission and a Republican US senator each called net neutrality a “slogan” that solves no real…