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Leaked private photographs? No thanks.

A number of photographs of naked celebrities have been hacked, and some leaked in the past few days. So far the main victim judging from social media and tabloid articles seems to be Jennifer Lawrence. 408 more words


Where there's a fog there a way

I have to admit to moaning about the unusual long periods of thick fog we have suffered earlier this year. Unusual in that we rarely get fog on this coast, and also even if we get fog it only lasts a day or so, whereas this year there seems to have been continual fog since June. 362 more words

On The Fappening, Kate Upton, ethics and all that

You may have heard about “The Fappening” recently. It’s also been called “Celeb-Gate,” and essentially it refers to the hacking of various celebrities and nude photos / sexualized images being displayed of them. 997 more words

Fundamental Explainers

Jennifer Lawrence Leak Interesting Case Study On Online Privacy

Over the long weekend, stories have started to appear online that a hacker gained access to nude photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence taken from her iPhone and stored on Apple’s iCloud. 473 more words

Digital Policy

Privacy and the Future: An Open Letter to Myself

For someone with as much paranoia as a small dog, yipping at any sign of strangers, blogging my life on the internet can be a trying experience. 382 more words

Personal Reflection

Nude Pictures Of Jennifer Lawrence Say 1000 Words

The Internet is an amazing a weird place. A simple Google search can take you into the darkest depths of the world. Few have learned to control this monster, but many are controlled by it.  353 more words


Judge warns privacy of DNA at stake after ruling

As the state’s highest court upheld this week a Harford County rape conviction based on DNA collected from the arm of a police station chair, a veteran judge issued a stark warning about the consequences of the ruling. 410 more words