North Korean social network accounts hacked by Anonymous

Anonymous have never shied away from standing up for a cause they believe in. In keeping with their ethos of liberation and information freedom the group has hacked and vandalised North Korean social networking accounts following the county’s renewed nuclear threats. Last month, after years of blatant disregard for anti-nuclear pleas and UN regulations, North Korea intensified …

What does a convicted hacker do in prison? Tweet the details of his life behind bars

Self-proclaimed ‘internet troll’ and grey hat hacker, Andrew Auernheimer, alias ‘Weev’, was incarcerated following various hacks affecting AT&T among other companies.  He is serving a 41-month sentence and continues to tweet from the inside… Apparently the U.S. has quite progressive views on inmate technology use.  Currently serving his sentence at New York’s Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Center, Andrew tweets …

Taking technology to bed – Are you a tech cheater?

Comparing constant use of technology to cheating on your partner may be over-stating things slightly but when we consider how many of us sleep with our smartphones, it’s not that far-fetched. In a recent article titled ‘Is your technology keeping you up?’, beauty blogger ‘Miss Budget Beauty’ examined the impact her constant tweeting, vlogging, blogging …