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23 hrs ago | National Post

Online fundraising campaign for alleged Anonymous hacker and asylum...

An online legal defence fundraising campaign for Matt DeHart, the former U.S. airman and Anonymous hacker seeking refugee protection in Canada, has been shut down without explanation. Tor Ekeland, a New York-based lawyer specializing in technology and privacy issues, is part of Mr. DeHart's defence team and started the campaign on GoFundMe.com to help defray his pro bono expenses.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Prison, Canada,

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

China's Tianhe Denies Overstating Profits, Cites Investor Support

A report by Anonymous Analytics, which describes itself as a "faction" of the hacker group Anonymous, accused the Chinese chemicals company of conducting "one of the largest stock market frauds ever conceived," based on analyses of different company reports, tax statements, market analysis and visits to customers mentioned in Tianhe filings. It also accused Tianhe of giving its auditor Deloitte forged documentation prior to its IPO in Hong Kong in June, an allegation Tianhe denied in a statement on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Mon Sep 01, 2014

ABC News

4chan, the Site at Heart of Celebrity Photo Scandal

The scandal over hacked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and other celebrities has renewed focus on a maverick website that has been linked to pornography, activists hackers like Anonymous, violent memes that include Slender Man, as well as online pranks.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Pop/Rock

DNA India

How hacker group Anonymous extended support to Pakistan anti-government protestors with #opPakistan

In a rather odd expression of solidarity with anti-government protestors in Pakistan, hacktivist group Anonymous hacked into the Pakistan government websites including the Press Information Department, Pakistan Air Force and Punjab government website, the last of which has still not been restored.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Computer Security, Science / Technology, US Military, US Air Force, World News, Pakistan

Sat Aug 30, 2014


Journalist Who Worked With Anonymous Pleads Guilty

Hacktivist journalist Barret Brown pled guilty to three charges stemming from his reporting on a high-profile hack by the group Anonymous and his longstanding conflict with the FBI.


Related Topix: Journalism, Pop/Rock, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Straits Times

Man gets jail, caning for graffiti with reference to 'hacktivist' group Anonymous

A full-time national serviceman was sentenced to two months in jail and three strokes of the cane on Friday, for an act of vandalism that included a reference to 'hacktivist' group Anonymous.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Grand Haven Tribune

Who was that masked man?

But Lt. Joe Boyle of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety said the man was not doing anything wrong "and was not confronted."


Related Topix: Grand Haven, MI, Life, Holidays, Guy Fawkes Day, Pop/Rock, Digital Cameras, Electronics

Bangkok Post

Singapore ups cyber security after hack

Singapore on Tuesday announced new measures to strengthen cyber security to prevent a recurrence of attacks on government websites incuding those of its president and prime minister.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News, Pop/Rock, Computer Security, Science / Technology

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Rapper Reportedly Linked To James Foley Killing Once Made An 'Anthem' For Anonymous

Prior to his involvement with Islamic extremists, Bary had a rap career, and in that past life he expressed support for a different group, the online activist hacker group Anonymous.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Federal Prisons, Prison

Sat Aug 23, 2014


A graffiti of Guy Fawkes mask, symbol of Anonymous, is pictured on April 6, 2013 in Florence.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Redmond, WA, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Computer Security

Fri Aug 22, 2014


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As readers of this column know, I tend to favor the political and policy positions put forth by President Barack Obama and his administration.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Sharonville, OH, Pop/Rock

River Front Times

National "Day of Rage" Kind of a Day of Failure

Last week's " National Moment of Silence " for Michael Brown and other victims of police brutality was, by all accounts, cathartic, widespread and successful.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Daily Caller

Anonymous Day Of Rage Over Michael Brown Fizzles Nationwide As Ragers Fail To Materialize

Thursday's "National Day Of Rage" planned by the hacktivist group Anonymous against the Aug. 9 police shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Helena, MT, US News, Conservative Political News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Hill

Ferguson 'rage' remains tame at WH rally

A planned 'day of rage' rally Thursday night outside the White House in response to the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen in Missouri was limited to a few dozen protesters calling for the arrest of the police officer who shot him.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Pop/Rock, US National Parks, Meridian Hill Park

Fayetteville Free Weekly

Ferguson: A Sharp Divide

Courtesy photo/Shutterstock FERGUSON, Mo. - Demonstrators at the site of destroyed QuikTrip react after Police Chief Thomas Jackson released the name of the officer that shot Michael Brown.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Washington Post

Howard University doctoral student is trying to organize bus trip to attend Ferguson rally

A Howard University graduate student is trying to raise funds to charter a bus from Washington, D.C. to Ferguson, Mo.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Howard University, Psychology, Science, Pop/Rock

The Hill

Protestors to stage Ferguson rally Thursday at WH

Protesters are expected to gather Thursday evening at the White House as part of a national "Day of Rage" over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teen earlier this month in Missouri.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Pop/Rock, US Secret Service, US News

Tue Aug 19, 2014


'Anonymous' hackers plead guilty to minor charge in U.S. for cyberattacks

Four members of the hacking group Anonymous pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge on Tuesday after a judge had earlier questioned whether prosecutors had treated the defendants too harshly for their crimes.


Related Topix: Prison, Pop/Rock, Criminal Defense Law, Law


Fact-checking the Ferguson shooting

In Ferguson, Mo., "you've got three black officers and 50 white officers with a town that is 67 percent African-American."


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO, Pop/Rock, Social Software