Defending Freedom in the Digital World. [Parti Pirate] Derniers articles [Politique] Le Parti Pirate va faire reconnaître l'inconstitutionnalité du vote électronique L'élection des députés des Français de l'étranger a relancé le débat du vote électronique.
Le Parti Pirate s'est toujours exprimé contre ces systèmes qui sont vulnérables à la fraude, et les très nombreux incidents et irrégularités du vote par Internet ont propulsé ce thème de campagne sur le devant de la scène. En parallèle de l'excellent travail de son équipe de candidats des français de l'étranger, qui ont déposé un recours pour faire invalider l'élection, le Parti Pirate vient de lancer une procédure pour mettre un terme définitif au vote électronique. Le concept de vote électronique semble séduisant au premier abord : pouvoir s'affranchir des contraintes de dépouillement avec les machines à voter électronique, et ne plus avoir à se déplacer grâce au vote par Internet, présenterait un avantage certain. . + Lire la suite + Lire la suite + Lire la suite + Lire la suite. A Technical Examination of SOPA and PIPA - - How Covert Agents Infiltrate the Internet to Manipulate, Deceive, and Destroy Reputations.
One of the many pressing stories that remains to be told from the Snowden archive is how western intelligence agencies are attempting to manipulate and control online discourse with extreme tactics of deception and reputation-destruction.
It’s time to tell a chunk of that story, complete with the relevant documents. Over the last several weeks, I worked with NBC News to publish a series of articles about “dirty trick” tactics used by GCHQ’s previously secret unit, JTRIG (Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group). SOPA STRIKE - Largest online protest in history - January 18 - blackout your site. 25 Things You Need To Know About SOPA. SOPA STRIKE - Largest online protest in history - January 18 - blackout your site. Reform Government Surveillance. PPInternational. Declaration of Internet Freedom. Entities at the heart of censorship and surveillance.
Attention must be drawn to the practices of these Enemies of the Internet, which usually operate in the shadows.
As many people as possible must be made aware of them. This is needed so that international bodies, the United Nations and Europe focus on these practices and adopt legislation to end them as quickly as possible. Fighting for your digital rights in Washington. Open Rights Group. The Internet Defense League - Protecting the Free Internet since 2012. The Future of Internet Freedom. Photo OVER the next decade, approximately five billion people will become connected to the Internet.
The biggest increases will be in societies that, according to the human rights group Freedom House, are severely censored: places where clicking on an objectionable article can get your entire extended family thrown in prison, or worse. The details aren’t pretty. In Russia, the government has blocked tens of thousands of dissident sites; at times, all WordPress blogs and Russian Wikipedia have been blocked. In Vietnam, a new law called Decree 72 makes it illegal to digitally distribute content that opposes the government, or even to share news stories on social media. Digital Life in 2025. Experts predict the Internet will become ‘like electricity’ — less visible, yet more deeply embedded in people’s lives for good and ill The world is moving rapidly towards ubiquitous connectivity that will further change how and where people associate, gather and share information, and consume media.
A canvassing of 2,558 experts and technology builders about where we will stand by the year 2025 finds striking patterns in their predictions. The invited respondents were identified in previous research about the future of the Internet, from those identified by the Pew Research Center’s Internet Project, and solicited through major technology-oriented listservs. They registered their answers online between November 25, 2013 and January 13, 2014.
How To Bypass Internet Censorship. Long Live the Web: A Call for Continued Open Standards and Neutrality.
Freenet. Why 'I Have Nothing to Hide' Is the Wrong Way to Think About Surveillance. The programs of the past can be characterized as “proximate surveillance,” in which the government attempted to use technology to directly monitor communication themselves.
The programs of this decade mark the transition to “oblique surveillance,” in which the government more often just goes to the places where information has been accumulating on its own, such as email providers, search engines, social networks, and telecoms. Apologists will always frame our use of information-gathering services like a mobile phone plan or Gmail as a choice. Both then and now, privacy advocates have typically come into conflict with a persistent tension, in which many individuals don’t understand why they should be concerned about surveillance if they have nothing to hide. Why Privacy Matters Even if You Have 'Nothing to Hide' - The Chronicle Review.
By Daniel J.
Solove When the government gathers or analyzes personal information, many people say they're not worried. "I've got nothing to hide," they declare. "Only if you're doing something wrong should you worry, and then you don't deserve to keep it private. " NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others. The National Security Agency has obtained direct access to the systems of Google, Facebook, Apple and other US internet giants, according to a top secret document obtained by the Guardian.
The NSA access is part of a previously undisclosed program called Prism, which allows officials to collect material including search history, the content of emails, file transfers and live chats, the document says. The Guardian has verified the authenticity of the document, a 41-slide PowerPoint presentation – classified as top secret with no distribution to foreign allies – which was apparently used to train intelligence operatives on the capabilities of the program. The document claims "collection directly from the servers" of major US service providers. DynCorp, The NSA, & Nano Technology Conspire to Robotize Humanity by Dr A. True Ott (Feb. 27, 2010) Stop Watching Us. ONI Home Page.
OpenMedia International. The FNF – Free Information, Free Culture, Free Society. Internet Creators Write Open Letter to Congress in Opposition to SOPA. Dec 15, 2011.
The Campaign to Eliminate DRM. Edward Snowden: Here's how we take back the Internet. Celebrating the free, open, universal Web. 10 Projects to Liberate the Web. (originally posted on Shareable) In the last nine months of planning the Contact Summit, I’ve come across a range of projects and initiatives building toward the “Next Net.”
Though they vary in their stages of development and specific implementations, they fall under the common themes of enabling peer-to-peer communication and exchange, protecting personal freedom and privacy, and giving people more control over their data and identity on the web. Here’s list of just ten projects, many of which will be demoing at our exhibitor space at Contact on October 20th in New York City. Commotion. = The Commotion Wireless Project proposes building a 'device-as-infrastrucure' distribution communications platform URL = "Democratic activists around the globe will gain access to a secure and reliable platform to ensure their communications cannot be controlled or cut off by authoritarian regimes.
"  Venessa Miemis: "Commotion aims to build a new type of tool for democratic organizing: an open source “device-as-infrastructure” distributed communications platform that integrates users’ existing cell phones, WiFi-enabled computers, and other WiFi-capable personal devices to create a metro-scale peer-to-peer (mesh) communications network. CommOTIon Wireless Project - Camp 2011 Public Wiki. From Camp 2011 Public Wiki The New America Foundation’s Open Technology Initiative (OTI) proposes to build a new type of tool for democratic organizing: an open source “device-as-infrastructure” distributed communications platform that integrates users’ existing cell phones, WiFi-enabled computers, and other WiFi-capable personal devices to create a metro-scale peer-to-peer (mesh) communications network. Leveraging a distributed, mesh wireless infrastructure provides two key enhancements to existing circumvention technologies and supports human rights advocates and civil society organizations working around the globe.
First, a distributed infrastructure eliminates the ability of governments to completely disrupt communications by shutting down the commercial or state-owned communications infrastructure. Objectives: You Are the Network. 16+ Projects & Initiatives Building Ad-Hoc Wireless Mesh Networks. Cloud-Managed Wireless Networks. Open Mesh Project - Don't let governments shut down the Internet.
2011 Stanley Cup Game 7 Canucks Fan Zone. Project Meshnet. The Mission to De-Centralize the Internet. Home · redecentralize.org. Tim Berners-Lee: demand your data from Google and Facebook. Le créateur du web appelle à la manifestation. Pour l’inventeur du World Wide Web, Tim Berners Lee, il est urgent de manifester contre les lois qui restreignent la démocratie et limitent la liberté du web. C’est à l’occasion de la conférence www2012 organisée à Lyon, en France, que Berners Lee a enjoint son auditoire à battre le pavé. G8 vs INTERNET.
Security & privacy. Global Network Initiative. The Internet Must Go. Online Freedom. Join the fight for Internet Freedom. The Foundation for P2P Alternatives. Keeping the Internet Open, Innovative and Free. Help define the future of the Internet in America.