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.
How a trivial cell phone hack is ruining lives
This is a personal security red alert.
Sex, lies, and surveillance: Something's wrong with the war on sex trafficking
Turns out, sex censorship is a lucrative growth market.
Hey Alexa: How can we escape surveillance capitalism?
This is not what we signed up for, but at least it was on sale.
After Christchurch, we need more than digital-security theater
Even the TSA has more credibility than Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Russia is going to test an internet ‘kill switch,’ and its citizens will suffer
It’s cool -- all the creepy totalitarian countries are doing it.
How sex censorship killed the internet we love
Can’t even read it for the articles anymore.
So, you got an IoT device for the holidays
They see you when you're sleeping.
2018 in cybersecurity: Regrets, we have a few
Remember when we had privacy?
Maria Butina: Cybersecurity charlatan, spy
She infiltrated the Republican party and the NRA, but also had other targets.