Artificial intelligence firm Dataminr is making questionable use of its Twitter firehose privileges — and not for the first time.
"People kept sharing these videos that were coming up and it was unambiguous what was going on. We weren't looking at a stream of videos of violence erupting or clashes breaking out. We were looking at cops, attacking people."
Is the change in posture about the coronavirus based on science or political ideology?
Black lives matter on the streets. Black lives matter on the Internet. EFF stands with the communities mourning the victims of police homicide. We stand with the protesters who are plowed down by patrol cars. We stand with the journalists placed in handcuffs or fired upon while reporting these...
Tsunami Democràtic is a radical, decentralized wing of the resurgent Catalan independence movement, centered around an anonymously authored app designed to coordinate revolutionary uprisings.
Protesters are turning to Tinder, Pokémon Go and Apple’s AirDrop to spread messages
Teenaged girl becomes a resistance symbol for her peaceful reading of the Russian constitution to a Putin goon-squad (they beat her up later)
Many digital payments can be tracked, potentially assisting an authoritarian crackdown.
Those protesting against the contentious extradition bill have learned the lessons of 2014. They are tolerant of different views, careful with their identities and freed by a lack of leadership.
London cops switch off wifi in the tube to make it harder for climate protesters to organise
De oproep van VVD-fractievoorzitter Klaas Dijkhoff om demonstraties bij de intocht van Sinterklaas te verbieden is al door velen van de...
Sinterklaas is weer in het land en burgemeesters strooien met noodverordeningen en demonstratieverboden. De politie arresteert massaal demonstranten en pakt daarbij een advocaat, journalist en een politicus op. En het gebeurt niet alleen bij Zwarte Piet.