Hacktivism

For Lessons on How to do ePolitics, You've Got to Go Back to the Beginning

Justin Cash | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Politics
Justin Cash

In the autumn of 1998, in the midst of impeachment proceedings against former US President Bill Clinton, a couple from Silicon Valley launched a one-sentence petition online. Their demand of Congress was simple...

The Hidden Cost of Tablet Computers

Django Wylie | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech
Django Wylie

Tablets seem to embody the neutralisation and monetisation of a technology's liberating potential. What is more, after the rise of hacktivist groups such as Anonymous, tablets certainly appear more conducive to placidity and less threatening to the status quo.

Why Hire a Hacker?

Dominique Karg | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Tech
Dominique Karg

It's only natural to use the tool that's been perfectly designed for the job yet, for some reason, when it comes to securing the corporate infrastructure, many are frightened by the idea of hiring a hacker. I believe they're missing out.

After the Gary McKinnon Case - Why Computer Hackers Are Nearly Always Men - And Why Male And Female Brains Don't Understand Each Other

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Tech
Dr Raj Persaud

If men and women want to understand each other more, and get along better, they might need to better grasp key differences in their brains, and make neurological allowances.

Proof the Conservatives Can be Trusted on Civil Liberties

Robert Prager | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Politics
Robert Prager

Theresa May's decision to block the extradition of Gary McKinnon to the United States has proven that the Conservatives can be trusted on justice and constitutional affairs.

DIY Privacy

Arjen Kamphuis | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Tech
Arjen Kamphuis

Over the last few years it seems as though everything that is centralised fails. Governments fail to solve societal problems (or even just complete a...

Blair Email Hacker TriCk Facing Jail Time After Pleading Guilty

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Tech

The former leader of the hacking group known as TeaMp0isoN faces jail after pleading guilty to stealing Tony Blair's personal details from an aide's e...

'Hacktivists Steal More Data Than Criminals' Claims US Security Report

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK Tech

Political hacking groups such as Anonymous were responsible for more than half of all records stolen through data breaches in 2011, a report has claim...

MP: Anonymous And Lulzsec Threatened My Children

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK Politics

Conservative MP Louise Mensch has claimed she has received threats against her children from the hacking groups Anonymous and Lulzsec....