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21 Sep 2015, 5:05 pm by Noah Swartz and Shahid Buttar
That kind of infrastructure is one model to protect student innovation that we'll cover at F2i.We've convened a large group of activists and experts, including Alvaro Bedoya, Cory Doctorow, Joi Ito, Jeremy Rubin, Andy Sellars, Wendy Seltzer, Peter Suber, and Kit Walsh. [read post]
10 Aug 2015, 6:32 am by F. Tim Knight
” The latest LFP initiative is a push to have libraries support The Onion Router (TOR) network by hosting TOR exit relays.[1] If you’re not familiar with what a “TOR exit relay” is, Cory Doctorow provides a nice explanation about TOR in his book, “Little Brother. [read post]
30 Jul 2015, 10:08 am by Bruce Schneier
And Cory Doctorow outlined what trying would entail: For David Cameron's proposal to work, he will need to stop Britons from installing software that comes from software creators who are out of his jurisdiction. [read post]
28 Jul 2015, 11:28 am
A ban would likely mean, as Cory Doctorow notes, that many companies would have to relocate or completely revamp their servers as operating systems like GNU/Linux and BSD use free and open source code. [read post]
22 Jul 2015, 5:48 am by David Canton
That’s a really bad idea – or as Cory Doctorow puts it in a post entitled Once Again: Crypto backdoors are an insane, dangerous idea: “Among cryptographers, the idea that you can make cryptosystems with deliberate weaknesses intended to allow third parties to bypass them is universally considered Just Plain Stupid. [read post]
17 Jul 2015, 3:58 pm
  Party The party kicked off at 8pm, with hosts Wil Wheaton and Cory Doctorow leading the festivities. [read post]
13 Jul 2015, 7:16 am
Or as Cory Doctorow put it in an e-mail: If indeed the House of Saud—for example—demands a high degree of network censorship, then MSFT is acting as a agent of Wahhabism, enforcing the autocratic dictates of a repressive regime against its neighbors simply because they can't be bothered to lift a finger not to.While a Microsoft representative told me that users in those countries can simply change their market location in their user settings, they… [read post]
7 Jul 2015, 11:48 am
We're excited to have special guest co-emcees for the evening, Cory Doctorow and Wil Wheaton! [read post]
3 Jul 2015, 9:57 am by Michael Froomkin
The surveillance-related stuff includes The File: A Personal History by Timothy Garton Ash, Little Brother & Homeland by Cory Doctorow, Every Man Dies Alone by Hans Fallada, the obligatory Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison by Michel Foucault (Glenn Greenwald’s choice), and my brother’s selection of a thriller — Inside Out by Barry Eisler. [read post]
1 Jul 2015, 11:45 pm
The party starts at 8 pm, emceed by Wil Wheaton and Cory Doctorow with music by Midtown Social, Dual Core, and A plus D. [read post]
22 May 2015, 11:38 am by Kevin
Second, Ken's most recent post, "Happy to Be Here," is (as Cory Doctorow describes it) a "frank, brave, honest, and important" piece about depression. [read post]
20 May 2015, 6:56 am
Cory Doctorow, author, journalist, and co-editor of Boing Boing: "Democracies make their laws in public, not in smoke-filled rooms. [read post]
6 May 2015, 8:28 am by Parker Higgins
As the evidence mounts that we're already deep into what EFF Special Consultant Cory Doctorow has dubbed the War On General Purpose Computing, efforts like the Free Software Foundation's International Day Against DRM take on a new meaning. [read post]
-Cory Doctorow, “Little Brother” What happens to creative freedom when the creator is under surveillance? [read post]
26 Mar 2015, 4:58 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
Young readers prefer printed books – By Cory Doctorow “A new book called Words Onscreen: The Fate of Reading in a Digital World cites surveys that say that young readers increasingly prefer to read books from paper, not screens. [read post]
23 Feb 2015, 10:59 pm by Andres
Snowden is clearly one of those people, another telling instance in the documentary was that during the days in the Hong Kong hotel he was reading Homeland by Cory Doctorow. [read post]
9 Feb 2015, 12:09 pm
The Consumerist blog has a post that discusses the theme of Cory Doctorow's (BoingBoing) new book, Information Doesn’t Want to Be Free. [read post]
9 Feb 2015, 10:43 am by Dave Maass
In January, EFF separately launched the Apollo 1201 Project, in which author and digital-rights champion Cory Doctorow will work with EFF to repeal laws protecting DRM, assist EFF with DRM-related litigation, and partner with industry to develop viable, legal alternatives to digital restrictions. [read post]
1 Feb 2015, 9:37 am by Sabrina I. Pacifici
Writer Cory Doctorow, probably best known for his work with tech and culture site Boing Boing, is a copyright expert. [read post]
26 Jan 2015, 11:01 am by Ron Coleman
Republished by Blog Post PromoterPhoto: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images CORY DOCTOROW: Obama administration: releasing details of secret copyright treaty endangers”national security. [read post]