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Research Shows Internet Shutdowns and State Violence Go Hand in Hand in Syria

EFF has noted and protested when authorities deliberately cut off Internet access in times of unrest.  As a restraint on the freedom of expression of those affected, communication…

Greek PM: We aim to seal deal with creditors after referendum

Published time: July 01, 2015 14:41 Screenshot from APTN video Greek PM Alexis Tsipras has said any statements about expelling Greece from the Eurozone should…

Penis peppers: Erotically-shaped fruit, veggie ‘rude seeds’ grip Barcelona

Published time: July 01, 2015 06:55 Image from wikipedia.org A new, saucier way to attract tourists has appeared in Barcelona, with erotically-shaped fruit and vegetable…

100 yrs of Russian beauty in 1 min: New video shows century of women’s looks

Published time: June 30, 2015 21:21 Screenshot from YouTube video by Cut Video A lively new video, which is part of the viral ‘100 years…

Bad News: Supreme Court Refuses to Review Oracle v. Google API Copyright Decision

Sadly, today the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review the Federal Circuit’s dangerous decision in…

‘Spaceflight isn’t easy’: Rocket scientists despondent after latest ISS mission failure

Published time: June 28, 2015 21:59 An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes after liftoff…

​US a surveillance superpower spying on foes & allies alike – Assange

Published time: June 28, 2015 14:02 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.(Reuters / John Stillwell) The United…

Argentine court orders seizure of Falklands/Malvinas ‘illegal’ oil drillers’ assets

Published time: June 28, 2015 05:05 Screenshot from YouTube.com video Argentina has ordered the seizure…

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EFF: Obama’s new cybersecurity proposal recycles ideas that should be left on the shelf

EFF: Obama’s new cybersecurity proposal recycles ideas that should be left on the shelf

More needs to be done to protect cyberspace and enhance computer security. But President Obama’s cybersecurity legislative proposal recycles old ideas that should remain where they’ve been since May 2011:…

Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

By End the Lie Major Pentagon social media accounts were hacked Monday by a group that posted pro-Islamic State messages and threatened American troops. Read more: “Reports: woman hunted by…

Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

By End the Lie Hayat Boumeddiene, the 26-year-old female suspect in the attacks on the Charlie Hebdo offices and a Jewish supermarket, reportedly left France for Syria several days before…