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Courthouse on a Rainy Day
2011-12-05 10:06:57

Julian Assange today won the right to ask Britain´s Supreme Court to hear his case, prolonging his stay in Britain, where he has been living since his arrest in December, 2010. Assange has been fighting extradition and denies any wrongdoing. Swedish authorities want to question the 40-year-old Wikileaks founder over accusations of rape and sexual assault made by two female former WikiLeaks volunteers in August of last year. Two High Court judges ruled Monday that Assange could...

2011-12-02 18:40:00

On December 1st, WikiLeaks, a non-profit association of anonymous journalists defending the human rights, published an interactive map featuring countries that are spying on mobile users. WikiLeaks listed Oxygen Software as one of the vendors supplying governments with solutions helping them spy on their citizens. Oxygen Software is proud to make it to the list, but denies these accusations. Oxygen Software is not affiliated with WikiLeaks in any way. Moscow, Russia (PRWEB) December 02, 2011...

Assange Claims Existence of Global Mobile Device Spy Network
2011-12-02 09:22:02

A new project launched by Wikileaks will reveal evidence of a global surveillance network that allows governments to spy on their citizens through their smartphones and other mobile devices, website founder Julian Assange told reporters Thursday. According to the Mirror, Assange has said that he has obtained evidence that companies are selling information that they have gathered by monitoring mobile phones and computers. In fact, he claims that over 150 different organizations worldwide...

2011-11-29 14:00:00

Joining TeleMate.Net Softwareâs broad customer baseâ”including over 18,000 deployments globallyâ”a Georgia-based charter system will receive a free web filter and realize significant cost savings. Norcross, GA (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 Now more than ever, the Internet is regarded as a powerful teaching tool in schools, but strictly enforced CIPA requirements, rising Internet security costs, and rapidly shrinking school budgets provide a...

Preliminary Hearing Set For Wikileaks Suspect Manning
2011-11-22 06:05:46

The US Army analyst accused of leaking a vast number of government secrets to the Wikileaks website will make his first court appearance on December 16, various media outlets reported Monday. According to Luis Martinez of ABC News, the Military District of Washington announced that the Article 32 hearing of Private Bradley Manning had been scheduled on that date. The hearing will take place at Fort Meade, Maryland, and will mark Manning's first public appearance since the former...

WikiLeaks Founder Says Site Is Running Out Of Money
2011-10-24 12:43:43

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Monday that the site will have to stop publishing secret cables if it is unable to end a financial "blockade" by companies like Visa and Mastercard. He said that WikiLeaks would need $3.5 million over the next year to continue to operate. The financial institutions stopped processing donations for WikiLeaks in December 2010 after the site released tens of thousands of confidential U.S. government cables. "If WikiLeaks does not find a way to...

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