Are government-backed privacy tools really going to protect us from President Trump?

Are government-backed privacy tools really going to protect us from President Trump?

The crypto industry says forget collective action, forget politics. Use encryption apps! Tech trumps everything in our fight for collective freedom.
Nov 28 · 19 minutes
Silent Circle:  “The reports of [our] death have been greatly exaggerated.”

Silent Circle: “The reports of [our] death have been greatly exaggerated.”

'Is the super-secure Blackphone about to go dark? The short answer is "No".'
Jul 1 · 1 minute
A camera on every cop: What could possibly go wrong?

A camera on every cop: What could possibly go wrong?

The devil is in the details, and this particular devil is lifted right out of Philip Dick, at its worst.
Dec 9 · 7 minutes
The CIA helped sell a mapping startup to Google. Now they won't tell us why

The CIA helped sell a mapping startup to Google. Now they won't tell us why

Agency denies my FOIA request, telling me they can "neither confirm nor deny" existence of documents explaining the deal.
Jul 1 · 9 minutes