Forensic Linguist Says 'Lodestar' Can't Tell Us Who Burned Trump in New York Times Op-Ed

Guessing the anonymous author of the Trump op-ed in The New York Times based on the use of the word ‘lodestar’ is “entirely useless,” according to a forensic linguist.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
I Fought the Law And...

South Koreans Will Soon Have to Go to Through a Bank to Buy Bitcoin

The country is announcing some serious new policies this week.
Jordan Pearson
Broadband Land

This Interview Was Conducted on an Anonymous, DIY Cell Phone Network

Sopranica is a surveillance-free cellular network built by volunteers from around the world. It’s easy to use and free to set up.
Daniel Oberhaus
The Barrett Brown Review of Arts & Letters & Civil Strife

What Is to Be Done?

It is time to consider alternate systems of governance.
Barrett Brown

You Can Now Buy the Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrency Monero Offline With Cash

'LocalMonero' wants buying Monero to be even more anonymous.
Jordan Pearson
Social Media

An Indonesian Instagram Account Is Destroying Celeb Reputations with Gossip

Lambe Turah has millions of followers and zero accountability.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
State of Surveillance

Barrett Brown Went to Prison Again for Talking to Me

The Anonymous journalist was arrested for speaking with Motherboard and spent three days in prison before being released Monday afternoon.
Ben Makuch

A Conversation With the Rogue National Park Service Twitter Account

We interviewed the anonymous people behind the viral @AltNatParkSer Twitter account.
Sarah Emerson
Donald Trump

Inside the Bizarre Movement to Make John McAfee Cyber Czar

Despite support from the hacking collective, McAfee says he's still not interested in the hypothetical Cybersecurity position.
Jake Offenhartz

Inside Anonymous’ ‘Civil War’ Over Its Fight With ISIS

How badly is Anonymous divided over its online war on ISIS?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

How Anonymous and Other Hacktivists Fight ISIS Online

Anonymous and several offshoot hacktivists groups have been waging war on ISIS in cyberspace, but have they made any difference?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

Commander X, a Fugitive Homeless Hacker, Has a New Book About Hacking on the Run

The legendary Anonymous member just published his first book, Behind the Mask, and it’s the first of its kind in terms of advancing the public record on Anonymous.
Patrick McGuire