Finally, Facebook Apologizes for Emotion Experiment

Facebook has finally issued an apology for the mood experiment they conducted on users in 2011. They have explained why they did it and how they will do it in the future. What’s lacking is informed consent. Facebook Apologizes But … Continue reading

BBC Says VPN Users are Pirates

The Australian government has consulted with BBC on controlling copyright infringement. The commercial division of the corporation responded, saying that VPN users are probably illegally downloading content. This is an unfair assumption especially in today’s privacy-conscious world. Australia’s Content Piracy … Continue reading

China Messaging VPN the Only Hope for Open Chat

China has never showed signs of slowing down on Internet censorship. The latest from the creators of the Great Firewall is harsher restrictions on instant messaging. Services that want to continue operating in the country will have to help the … Continue reading