This SIM Card Forces All of Your Mobile Data Through Tor
"This is about sticking a middle finger up to mobile filtering, mass surveillance."
Forensic Linguist Says 'Lodestar' Can't Tell Us Who Burned Trump in New York Times Op-Ed
Guessing the anonymous author of the Trump op-ed in The New York Times based on the use of the word ‘lodestar’ is “entirely useless,” according to a forensic linguist.
10 Years After Burial’s Unmasking, He's Still a Superhero
A decade ago this month, Burial revealed his identity on MySpace—is it now impossible to have a secret one?
Can You Get Addicted to Trolling?
It’s becoming increasingly evident that, for some people, trolling isn’t just playing an asshole on the internet.
Whistleblower Exhibition Exposes Surveillance Age Vigilantes
A Danish exhibition showcases multimedia work about vigilantes like Chelsea Manning, Julian Assange, and Edward Snowden.
Your 'Anonymous' Browsing Data Isn't Actually Anonymous
Researchers said it was "trivial" to identify users and view their browsing habits in purchased 'anonymous' browsing data.
The "Anti-Social Media" App for Sharing Your Mundane Moments
Once a day, at random, the app Minutiae’s users anonymously share the most mundane moments of their lives.
For ItaloJohnson, Anonymity Is More Than a Gimmick
Ahead of their debut US show, the reclusive DJ trio agreed to a rare interview and deliver a scorching mix.
An Indonesian Instagram Account Is Destroying Celeb Reputations with Gossip
Lambe Turah has millions of followers and zero accountability.
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How Twitter Sued the Trump Administration and Won Almost Instantly
Twitter sued Customs and Border Protection on Thursday. By Friday morning, the government withdrew its subpoena for the user information of @ALT_uscis.
Woman in Derrick Rose Gang Rape Case Must Be Named During Trial, Judge Rules
We talked to a legal expert about why anonymity is one of the biggest factors that encourage victims of sexual assault to come forward.
This Artist Turned His Entire Online Life into Public Portraits
Emails? Texts? Skype calls and a 3D-printed sculpture made from personal data? Mark Farid wants you to see it all.