Mexican Crime Monitoring Facebook Page, Valor Por Tamaulipas, Closes Permanently

April 10, 2013 in News

Borderland Beat | Six days ago, the social network page “value Tamaulipas” operating in social networking security that disseminated information that dealt with situations of violence in that state, shut down its pages on Facebook and Twitter…

His Life Threatened: “ValorXTamaulipas” Disappears from Facebook and Twitter

April 3, 2013 in News

Borderland Beat | This past February the organized crime offered 600 thousand Mexican Pesos(about 50000 USD) to anyone who gave information about the creator of Valor Por Tamaulipas. The objective: “To shut his mouth”.

Why Are People More Scared of Facebook Violating Their Privacy than Washington?

December 30, 2012 in News

Reason | …While Congress’ and the Obama Administration’s palpable disdain for both the Fourth and Fifth Amendments should horrify all Americans, it should be fairly clear by now that maybe it doesn’t for large swaths of people.

The 8 Craziest Job Openings in the Military-Industrial Complex

December 28, 2012 in News

Wired | Here are some of the wilder military and intelligence “help wanted” ads we found online.

A New Front in the Infowar

December 20, 2012 in News

Traces of Reality | Internet thought police have begun trolling social media in an official capacity, so watch what you type.

Movie Studios Ask Google To Censor Their Own Films, Facebook and Wikipedia

December 6, 2012 in News

Torrent Freak | …several major movie studios have seemingly asked Google to take down legitimate copies of their own films.