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14 March 2014

Stories from 14 March 2014

Khodorkovsky's Curious Trip to Ukraine

RuNet Echo

Russian-Internet users have been intensely curious about Khodorkovsky's reasons for appearing in Kiev. Indeed, many online speculate that his visit could indicate plans to launch a career in politics.

Facebook ‘Courage for’ Page versus the Knights Templar’s Cartel

Saiph Savage and Andrés Monroy-Hernández have been collecting data on a Facebook page that documents the activities of self-defense militia groups in their fight against a drug cartel in Mexico.

GV Face: Happy 25th Birthday, Web!

GV Face

What's the difference between the Internet and the Web? Why is an open web so important? An all-star panel of techies and rights defenders talks it out on GV Face.

Discussing Aid System with a Light Touch

2,715 schools to be Connected With Internet in Nairobi

China's Crackdown on WeChat

North Korea: When It Will Collapse?

Jamaican Dancehall Star Vybz Kartel Found Guilty of Murder

Jamaican dancehall star Vybz Kartel has been found guilty of murder. As the courthouse proceedings were live tweeted, social media exploded with commentary about the justice process and Kartel's fate.

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