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.
UK politicians push for FOSTA SESTA-style sex censorship
MP’s want to copy-paste our brand of sex-worker discrimination.
How France beat Russian meddling (and we could, too)
Maybe we should borrow a cup of French Revolution from our allies.
Microsoft’s ICE involvement illustrates tech’s denial problem
Tech needs an empathy upgrade, stat.
The scary truths about Trump’s nuclear summit
In which Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un compared the size of their nuclear buttons.
FCC shrugs at fake cell towers around the White House
It’s open season for cell tower spoofing in Washington.
It's too easy to trick your Echo into spying on you
"Alexa, define privacy."
The bogus expert and social media chicanery of DC’s top cyber think tank
No, you can't block a zero-day.
In time for hacking season, the US has no cybersecurity coordinator
John Bolton puts a big “Hack Me” sign on America’s back.
DNA is just another way we can’t opt out of data sharing
Your family tree might contain a few bad apples.