Violet Blue

Journalist

Ms. Violet Blue (tinynibbles.com, @violetblue) is a the author of the forthcoming book How To Be A Digital Revolutionary. She is a freelance investigative reporter on hacking and cybercrime, as well as a noted columnist. She is an advisor to Without My Consent, and a member of the Internet Press Guild. Ms. Blue has made regular appearances on CNN and The Oprah Winfrey Show and is frequently interviewed, quoted, and featured in a variety of outlets including BBC, Newsweek, and the Wall Street Journal. She has authored and edited award-winning, best selling books in eight translations and was the San Francisco Chronicle's sex columnist. Her conference appearances include ETech, LeWeb, CCC, and the Forbes Brand Leadership Conference, plus two Google Tech Talks. The London Times named Blue one of “40 bloggers who really count.” Ms. Blue is the author of The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy. Find out more about her work in writing, sexuality, security, and privacy on her Patreon.

Articles by Violet Blue

08.11.17
MalwareTech's arrest shows hacking is still a dangerous game
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MalwareTech's arrest shows hacking is still a dangerous game

Turns out that same thing that made him a hero also makes him a criminal.

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07.21.17
How hateful alt-right trolls hijacked your timeline
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How hateful alt-right trolls hijacked your timeline

Trump’s belligerent troll-bots are really great, really really great, the greatest.

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