Jan 23, 2015

China blocks VPN services that skirt online censorship

Tech specialists and companies are reporting that China is blocking VPN services that let users skirt online censorship of popular websites such as Google and Facebook. The virtual private network provider Golden Frog wrote on its blog that the controls have hit a wide ...

Jan 8, 2015

A roundup of recent jihadist attacks

Heavily armed gunmen massacred 12 people at the Paris offices of the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday, crying “we have avenged the prophet” and “Allahu akbar” (God is greatest). It is the latest attack on targets around the world by jihadists: In Australia ...

Worth 1,000 words: Cartoonists draw for slain colleagues

Jan 8, 2015

Worth 1,000 words: Cartoonists draw for slain colleagues

As if to prove that the pen is mightier than the sword, cartoonists, media outlets and individuals around the world are expressing solidarity with the victims of the cold-blooded assassination of their colleagues at French satirical magazine. Many of those who poured into Place ...