Beyoncé and JAY-Z's OTR II Tour Is Voyeurism at Its Best

JAY-Z and Beyoncé are either working through some personal shit, or making it look like they are. It all may be totally contrived, but it's working.


Desktops Urgently Need a More Secure Chat Program

New clients are starting to emerge beyond the buggy code of Pidgin and Adium.


Dear Slack, Please Add OTR

The popular group messaging app could make a big difference to its users by adding end-to-end encryption.


A Popular Server for Encrypted Chat Has Been 'Intentionally' Shut Down

The CCC's jabber service has been down for more than 24 hours.


Can You Be Arrested for Running a Tor Exit Node In Canada?

Running a Tor exit node is a risky proposition.


How to Encrypt Your Twitter DMs

It's possible to use OTR encryption with Twitter DMs, if you're prepared to put in the work.


The Underlying Layer in Most 'Secure' Messaging Apps Might Not Be So Secure

"Basically: security as a plug-in does not work."


Letting Go and Getting up with Graffiti Writer Fuct D30

More often than not, a vandal claims that they took up graffiti as means of escaping a more grievous criminal life and it’s inevitable consequences. For Los Angeles writer Fuct, that's certainly the case.