freedom

Trump

No Evidence the White House Video of Jim Acosta Was Doctored, Forensic Expert Says

But that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t make people angry.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.8.18
freedom

Canada Just Banned Smartphone Unlocking Fees

As of Dec. 1, all newly purchased devices must be unlocked.
Lisa Cumming
6.16.17
mental health

Make Your Phone Unusable

It's like a juice cleanse for your phone.
Casey Johnston
5.22.15
News

Liberland Leader Arrested for Trespassing in His Own Made-Up Country

The president of the self-proclaimed country Liberland was reportedly arrested while attempting to enter the new nation on Saturday.
Kari Paul
5.12.15
Features

The Pirate Party's 'Poetician' Plans to Make Iceland a Data Haven

Birgitta Jónsdóttir wants to make Iceland the 'Switzerland of bits.'
Ben Valentine
9.18.14
Culture

These Guys Want to Build a Utopia for Freelancers in the Canadian Woods

Sure, it’s crazy—but is it just crazy enough to work?
Jordan Pearson
9.4.14
Facebook

Facebook's Transparency Report Reveals Where Governments Censor Citizens

India, Pakistan, Turkey, Germany, and France had the largest number of content takedown requests.
Jason Koebler
4.11.14
freedom

There Is a Day Dedicated to Ridding the Earth of .DocX Files

For truth, justice, and document freedom for all.
Victoria Turk
3.26.14
Motherboard Blog

Hacktivists Want to Free the Net by Building a New One From Scratch

NSA spying has breathed new life into the meshnet project.
Meghan Neal
8.12.13
Motherboard Blog

Get What You Want from People by Making Them Think They Have a Choice

Remember, "freedom is slavery."
Austin Considine
2.8.13
Motherboard Blog

How Close Is America to a Closed Internet?

Three years after Facebook-friendly dissidents took to the streets of Tehran and made techno-optimists giddy about the Internet's liberating potential, things have gotten bleak. Once again, the mullahs are taking on democracy-minded netizens -- but...
Abraham Riesman
7.18.12
Motherboard Blog

A DIY Solution To the Surveilled Life: Noam Chomsky and Brian Eno in 'Article 12'

In the hubbub over ‘the end of anonymity’ comes Article 12, a documentary that proposes a solution to the soft-Orwellianism of modern life.
tony hill
8.2.11