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Censorship

A Canadian Company Is Blocking LGBTQ Content for Censorious Regimes

Netsweeper is blocking content in 30 countries, according to a new report from Toronto-based research group Citizen Lab.
Jordan Pearson
4.25.18
Censorship

Google Is Back In Canadian Court to Fight Global Search Censorship

A California court said the 2014 Canadian order “threatens free speech on the global internet.”
Jordan Pearson
3.9.18
SOPA, Canuck Style

Does Canada Even Have a Huge Piracy Problem?

A coalition of powerful organizations wants to block piracy websites in Canada.
Jordan Pearson
2.2.18
net neutrality

Canada’s Telecoms and National Media Want the Government to Block Piracy Websites

Digital rights groups worry that website blocking could cover more than illegal piracy.
Jordan Pearson
1.30.18
ouch

Anonymous Basketball Player Goes Up for Dunk, Gets Totally Annihilated

This block looks like something out of Mortal Kombat.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.6.17
Bitcoin

A Second Bitcoin Fork Is Looming and Battle Lines Are Being Drawn

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and soon... Bitcoin Gold.
Jordan Pearson
10.23.17
Opinion

Corporations Have Utterly Failed to Protect Speech

Facebook and Twitter are hurting those they should be protecting.
Jordan Pearson
10.12.17
Bitcoin

Russia Plans to Block Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Bitcoin takes another hit abroad.
Jordan Pearson
10.10.17
uh oh, eh?

A Telecom Giant Wants to Block Websites in Canada

Bell is taking a hardline approach to copyright and piracy.
Jordan Pearson
9.27.17
Design

Protect Your Privacy With "Hearmuffs” for Your Amazon Echo

This cute lifehack will protect you from anyone who wants to listen in through your Amazon Echo.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.16.17
News

Google Is Fighting Global Search Censorship In Canada's Supreme Court

Should Canadian courts be able to block links worldwide?
Jordan Pearson
12.6.16
News

This Colorful Visualization Shows Bitcoin Is Reaching Its Limit

Making the abstract more visceral.
Jordan Pearson
10.4.16
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