With almost nightly leaks of new corruption files making his administration look worse than ever, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s vowed to wage war on social media. The battle took a new turn today — as Turkey blocked Twitter on all its major ISPs. But a panel on the #OccupyGezi movement at SXSW revealed that [...]
|By: Kit OConnell Thursday March 20, 2014 9:40 pm|
|By: Kit OConnell Thursday March 7, 2013 8:26 pm|
Welcome to Firedoglake’s coverage of SXSW Interactive 2013. Some of you are probably familiar with me as the weekday editor of MyFDL or from my work as the FDL correspondent on stories like the Gulf Port 7 trial. This week, I’m bringing the SXSW Interactive conference to the Lake. SXSW began in 1986 as a ‘small’ Austin music festival that [...]
|By: Jane Hamsher Monday January 28, 2013 1:05 pm|
Welcome to Data Privacy Day! To celebrate the fact that, ahem, we don’t have much….