TechCrunch: National security journalism just became a national security threat

Six years ago, British intelligence officers walked into the offices of The Guardian newspaper in London and demanded its staff destroy computers they believed stored highly classified documents leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. In the basement of the newspaper’s…

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TechCrunch: WikiLeaks’ Assange charged under the Espionage Act in a ‘major test case’ for press freedom

Julian Assange, founder of whistleblowing site WikiLeaks, has been charged with more than a dozen additional charges by U.S. federal prosecutors, including under the controversial Espionage Act — a case that will likely test the rights of freedom of speech…

Mashable: Trump said he ‘won’ the Mueller report, Stephen Colbert isn’t so sure

By Johnny Lieu2019-04-11 07:12:33 UTC [embedded content] Much like you, Stephen Colbert couldn’t keep his eyes off that photo of a black hole which has been all over your newsfeeds recently. But on Wednesday, the late night show host was…

Mashable: This fake Mueller report is the ultimate troll

By Morgan Sung2019-03-22 23:10:04 UTC We got got.  Special counsel Robert Mueller delivered his report to the Attorney General on Friday afternoon. The investigation looks into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, but despite calls for transparency from politicians,…

TechCrunch: The responsibility for a sustainable digital future

Mounir Mahjoubi Contributor On March 12, 2019, we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the “World Wide Web”, Tim Berners-Lee’s ground-breaking invention. In just thirty years, this flagship application of the Internet has forever changed our lives, our habits, our way…