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July 26, 2019
Paul Mozur, July 26th 2019, New York Timeshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/26/technology/hong-kong-protests-facial-recognition-surveillance.html A quest to identify protesters and police officers has people in both groups desperate to protect their anonymity. Some fear a turn toward China-style surveillance. HONG KONG — The police officers wrestled with Colin Cheung in an unmarked car. They needed his face. They grabbed his jaw to force […]
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Shibani Mahtani and Regine Sabato, July 26th 2019, Washington Post. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/why-crafty-internet-trolls-in-the-philippines-may-be-coming-to-a-website-near-you/2019/07/25/c5d42ee2-5c53-11e9-98d4-844088d135f2_story.html?utm_term=.328c8459b9d2 MANILA — In a white-walled room, a small cyber-army of four is furiously typing. And posting. And clicking. And scrolling.  And trolling. For the next eight hours, they will be glued to their screens. They are hired guns in one of Manila’s hundreds of troll farms […]
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