Ms. Violet Blue (tinynibbles.com, @violetblue) is the author of the 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.
Dear tech: Stop doing business with Nazis
If only someone would tell them.
With Khashoggi, tech confronts its blood money
An ugly episode of "follow the money."
Uber, Google, Facebook: Your experiments have gone too far
Aren’t there, like, laws about testing on animals?
Goodbye Google+, you beautiful, squandered opportunity
We’re all more ready for a "Facebook killer" than ever.
Facebook’s two-factor ad practices give middle finger to infosec
Using our security information for commercial purposes ought to be illegal.
Silicon Valley’s Brett Kavanaugh problem
When a Facebook bro shows up to support Kavanaugh, we have questions.
FCC’s Ajit Pai labels California net neutrality law 'illegal'
The guy who killed net neutrality didn’t expect California to practice democracy.
Why PayPal’s crackdown on ASMR creators should worry you
Misogyny, weaponized (again).
The US government comes for Google, Facebook, and Twitter
To the absolute delight of telco lobbyists.