“The Wikileaks scandal is more than just a diplomatic scuffle; it’s a war for the future of the Internet”

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Tom Mendelsohn on just how monumental the hackers defending WikiLeaks movement is: Make no mistake, if they win here, online life will change. Expect tighter government control, more regulations and sanitised information flow. It won’t end the web as a place of freedom – but it will raise the technological barriers to entry, necessitating secrecy […]

Published by Ben Brooks