Earlier I commented on Brunton and Nissenbaum’s valuable book, Obsfuscation . Their book gives a very sensible and pragmatic explanation of why this topic has become interesting, and of current technologies that may deliver some kinds of “protection” in some circumstances. 754 more words
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The government vs. encryption war is escalating in Brazil: it’s donned its boxing gloves and punched out WhatsApp.
The same Brazilian judge who threw Facebook Vice President Diego Dzodan in jail… 839 more words
LOS ANGELES – The mystery creator of the digital currency bitcoin has finally stepped forward. Or has he?
Australian inventor Craig Steven Wright announced Monday that… 618 more words