SELECTED RECENT REPORTS
(for author credits on each piece click here)
Research: RECKLESS III: Reckless III: Investigation Into Mexican Mass Disappearance Targeted with NSO Spyware
New York Times (1), New York Times (2), New York Times (3) (Leer en español), New York Times (4), New York Times (5), The Guardian, BBC, Chicago Tribune (Leer en español), Economist, NPR, Quartz, Haarretz, The Telegraph, Associated Press, Reuters, Deutsche Welle, Telesur, Fox News, El Financiero, BuzzFeed, Vice (1), Vice (2), The Verge, BoingBoing, Latin Post, Fronteras, Mashable, The Hill, The Register, Bulletin of The Atomic Scientists, OCCRP, InfoSecurity
Financial Times, Washington Post, Reuters, AFP, Wired, CBC, Motherboard, Forbes, The Hill, Mother Jones, Ars Technica, Gizmodo, Just Security, Global News, IT World Canada, SC Magazine, International Business Times, Speigel Online, Bank Info Security.
New York Times (Leer en español), Associated Press (Leer en español), IB Times, The Hill, Zeit, Calcalist, El Economista, El Financiero, Reforma, La Journada UNAM, Huffington Post, Processo, Vanguardia, Sin Embargo, Zeta, Animal Politico, Aristegui Noticias, Informador, Milenio, Lado B, Cronica, BoingBoing, Endgaget, Grub Street, Mother Jones, Vocativ, R3D
The New York Times, Motherboard, Motherboard (2), Motherboard (3), Gizmodo, Wired, Washington Post, The Guardian, ZDNet, CBC Metro Morning (audio), Associated Press (video), Mashable, Foreign Policy, Reuters, CPJ, Quartz, Ars Technica, Wall Street Journal, BBC News, BBC News (2), The Independent, TechCrunch, CBC News, Telegraph, Business Insider,Al Jazeera, South China Morning Post, SC Magazine, ABC Australia, The Next Web, Xinhua, The Journal Ireland,The Australian, International Business Times, Buzz Feed News, Computerworld, Threatpost, USA Today, CNET, Financial Times, PCMag, Newsweek, Huffington Post, Techdirt, Engadget, Forbes, The Daily Dot, IT World Canada, Global News, BNN.
Research: Group5: Syria and the Iranian Connection
Associated Press, Vice Motherboard, CBC, Clarin, ABC News, Fortune, Security Week, CIO, Softpedia, PC World, Global News, El Universo, The Register, US News & World Report, The Washington Free Beacon.
Associated Press, CNN, The Guardian, BBC, Forbes, CBC News, Metro News, The Daily Beast, The Register,Pando Daily, Schneier on Security, Ars Technica, IB Times, France24, GMW.cn, CIO Today, SC Magazine, VOA News, HackRead, Mashable.
Research: China’s Great Cannon
New York Times, Deutsche Welle, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, Washington Post (The Switch), Washington Post (editorial 1), Washington Post (editorial 2), Business Insider, Bloomberg, Forbes, CNNi (video included), NBC News, South China Morning Post, Epoch Times, Japan Times, Radio Free Asia, Threatpost, SC Magazine, The Daily Beast, The Register, Foreign Policy, The Hill, Krebs on Security, The Daily Dot, Wired, Fast Company (1), Fast Company (2), Engadget, Gizmodo, Slashdot, BuzzFeed News, PCMag, PCWorld, ZDNet, Popular Mechanics, TechCrunch, Quartz, China Digital Times, Infosecurity, The Verge, Ars Technica, Motherboard, Global Voices Online, CFR’s Cyber Week in Review, The Conversation, US News & World Report, Committee to Protect Journalists, HelpNet Security, The Hill (Apr. 26), MSN, VOA News, Computer Business Review, National Post, The Hacker News.
Washington Post Sanctions aimed at Syria and Iran are hindering opposition, activists say by James Ball (8/14/12)
Bloomberg Cyber Attacks On Activists Traced To FinFisher Spyware Of Gamma by Vernon Silver (7/25/12)
Wired How the Boy Next Door Accidentally Built a Syrian Spy Tool by Robert McMillan (7/11/12)
Libération.fr Libye: où piocher des infos sur internet? (3/23/11)
O Globo: Americano dá voz no Twitter a revolucionários da Líbia e do Egito (3/25/11)
Zocalo Public Square Ousting Mubarak from Westwood by Colin Kielty(2/11/11)
Fishbowl LA Jan25 Voices: Egyptian Army Has Begun Firing On Pro-Mubarak ‘Thugs’ by Matthew Fleischer (2/2/11)
PC World Why there’s no such thing as an internet kill switch by Mike Elgan (2/7/11)
LA Times online EGYPT: Capturing voices with Twitter and a cellphone by Lori Kozlowski (2/2/11)
Daily Bruin UCLA doctoral student John Scott-Railton uses mapping technology to help villagers in Cambodia and Senegal by Soshee Jau (5/6/10)
BBC World Revolution, Uploaded. (5/14-15/2011)
France24: John Scott Railton, founder of Feb 17 voices, pays tribute to Mohammed al Nabbous (3/20/11)**
CBC Connect with Mark Kelley Guest discussing @feb17voices and @jan25voices (2/25/11)
France 24 (English and French Channels), Interviewed (2/25/11)
Aljazeera English Interviewed (2/22/11)
Fox And Friends U.S. Student Helps Tweet Egyptian Voices (2/5/11)
Reason TV Tweeting Around Egypt’s Web Blackout – Meet John Scott-Railton (2/4/11)
Aljazeera English Bypassing Egypt’s web blackout: How a US-based student made sure the voices of Egyptian protesters were heard. (2/2/11)
Fox 11 UCLA Grad Student Shares Egypt News on Twitter (1/31/11)
BBC 5 Morning and evening slots. Guest. Topic: Gaddafi’s Capture (10/20/11)
BBC 5 Guest. Topic: the security situation in Tripoli (8/28/11)
BBC 5 Guest. Topic: false reports of Saif al Islam Gaddafi’s capture (8/22/11)
BBC 5 Guest. Topic: the battle for Tripoli (8/21/11)
NTN 24 Guest. Topic: ongoing developments in Tripoli (8/23/11)
ABC John FainMornings Guest. Topic situation in Libya (8/22/11)
BBC 5: Guest. Topic: the battle for Tripoli (8/20/11)
CBC Radio As it Happens Guest (2/24/11)
ABC, Jon Faine Mornings Interviewed (2/18/11)
BBC World Service guest discussing role of social media.
KPCC Los Angeles “UCLA student turns to Twitter to make sure Egyptian voices heard”(2/1/11)
AlJazeera English Interview (1/31/2011)
CNN Computer spyware is newest weapon in Syrian conflict by Ben Brumfield
** The title is inaccurate: Feb17voices was co-founded based on the @jan25voices model with the remarkable Sarah Abdurrahman and Abdulla Darrat