Australian founder of Wikileaks Julian Assange on Chomsky, Spying, and our Orwellian future
Julian Assange, the co-creator of WikiLeaks, answered questions about his new book, When Google Met WikiLeaks, as part of an “Ask Me Anything” event on Reddit yesterday. The book tells the story of Assange’s meeting with Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Google. Most of the questions concerned cyber-security, but, Reddit being Reddit, #GamerGate came up.
Librarian of Congress reversed course and banned the unlocking of cellphones two years ago, Sina Khanifar took it as almost a personal affront. Khanifar was involved in the original effort to legalize unlocking back in the mid-2000s after he developed a program that helped consumers break the technological barriers that tied their phones to
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