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WikiLeaks

Julian Assange’s Charges Are Centered on Hacking, Not Publishing Classified Information

For years, it has been publicly reported that Julian Assange offered to help Chelsea Manning break into a classified computer system. Now the Department of Justice has charged Assange for that.
Joseph Cox
4.11.19
Full Disclosure

The FBI Used Classified Hacking Tools in Ordinary Criminal Investigations

The FBI’s Remote Operations Unit has hacking tools typically reserved for protecting national security. But an overlooked section of a new report says ROU has used these secret techniques in criminal cases.
Joseph Cox
3.29.18
classified

Amazon Unveils New ‘Secret Region’ Cloud for Spies

AWS couldn’t be worse at keeping secrets than the US government, right?
Michael Byrne
11.21.17
Motherboard

Canada’s Update to Classified Documents System Could Raise Hacking Risks

But the current system is 'out of date and unsustainable.'
Jordan Pearson
12.2.16
Premieres

Classified Pays Tribute to His Fans in "It's Hard to Understand"

It's like "Stan," except not psychotically murderous.
Phil Witmer
7.5.16
News

The Shadowy Process Behind Guantánamo Bay Detainee Release Rulings

With the help of the Freedom of Information Act, we got a look at the secretive process of how Guantánamo detainees are evaluated for a second chance at freedom.
Jason Leopold
4.14.16
The Road to Nowhere Issue

Photographs of the Underwater Telecommunication Cables Tapped by the NSA

Trevor Paglen took a literal deep dive into government surveillance for his latest project.
Zach Sokol
9.10.15
Premieres

Premiere: Classified and B.o.B Get "Higher"

Classified has a new song with B.o.B and it sounds like the glorious first days of spring.
Noisey Canada Staff
3.7.14
Motherboard Blog

Alex Gibney on Hackers and Julian Assange

If Michael Moore is obsessed with outrage, and Herzog is obsessed with dreams, Gibney is a master of moments.
Daniel Stuckey
5.22.13
Motherboard Blog

What Exactly Is the Air Force's Secret Space Drone Up To?

The rest of the world isn't thrilled about classified experiments taking place 200 miles up.
Adam Clark Estes
12.11.12
Motherboard Blog

People Are Spying On You! A Paranoid Private Service Announcement By the US Army

Amidst the sound and fury over Wikileaks and Julian Assange, it's easy to forget about Army private "Bradley Manning":http://www.motherboard.tv/2010/6/11/wikileaks-vs-wired-over-military-secrets-did-someone-break-the-sacred-oath--2, the likely source...
ALEX PASTERNACK
12.10.10