Run Your Own F*cking Infrastructure


Why should you run your own fucking infrastructure? mc.Fly of CCC and Milliways starts his talk with a list of arguments. For one, using services like Gmail and Hotmail means giving governments access to your data. And then there is all the stuff a provider can do to your data. They may cancel their service … [Read more…]



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Niels ten Oever of Free Press Unlimited introduce the StoryMaker Android app. StoryMaker provides an editing suite for citizen journalists as well as lessons about storytelling and security. To get a better idea of what StoryMaker is watch the video below. Niels: “I am not going to give the standard product placement pitch here. Instead … [Read more…]

Tactical tech


Anne Roth took the Noisy Square stage to talk about the work of Tactical Tech. TT has been around for ten years and helps journalists, activists and communities at risk to improve their online security. The NGO started out as an open source promoting agency but over time it became clear that online safety was … [Read more…]

Associated Whistleblowing Press: Whistleblowing nowadays


The Associated Whistleblowing Press is a decentralized leaker platform. AWP is designed to prevent any kind of centralization including some head person becoming the iconic representative of the project. Pedro Noel, a philosopher, Internet media activist and co-founder of the AWP, discussed the changing characteristics of whistleblowing in our time on Noisy Square. “Society is … [Read more…]