Daily Archives: March 13, 2016

[ECP] @CYBERPLAYGROUND: Snapchat

Snapchat 101 for VCs and Old Folks | Bothsides of the Table https://t.co/OXHF5iiVqT — Edu-CyberPlayGround (@CyberPlayGround) March 13, 2016   Why Snapchat is an Important Media Company | Bothsides of the Table https://t.co/Js6pX5KFdI — Edu-CyberPlayGround (@CyberPlayGround) March 13, 2016   … Continue reading

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WhatsApp’s parent company, may clash just like in iPhone case.

Encrypted WhatsApp messages frustrate new court-ordered wiretap DOJ and Facebook, WhatsApp’s parent company, may clash just like in iPhone case. By Cyrus Farivar Mar 12 2016 <http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/03/encrypted-whatsapp-voice-calls-frustrate-new-court-ordered-wiretap/&gt; The US Department of Justice has opened another legal front in the ongoing war over … Continue reading

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Obama: cryptographers who don’t believe in magic ponies are “fetishists,” “absolutists”

Doctorow on POTUS’ infatuation with magic ponies Obama: cryptographers who don’t believe in magic ponies are “fetishists,” “absolutists” Obama’s SXSW appearance included the president’s stupidest-ever remarks on cryptography: he characterized cryptographers’ insistence that there is no way to make working … Continue reading

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