Week two of the concussion passes me by.
Richochet - “[TOR-based] Anonymous and serverless instant messaging that just works”
Ricochet is an experiment with a different kind of instant messaging that doesn’t trust anyone with your identity, your contact list, or your communications. Runs over TOR, looks interesting. As always, don’t use it until someone has done a reasonable security audit.
Operation Torpedo - The FBI is using malware to track TOR users.
“OH MY GOD! HOW DARE THEY!”, exclaimed no one. Notably, this Wired article might have totally ripped off this dude’s research.
Game Changer - Bitcoin research at the Federal Reserve and how I’ve lost my job.
Fascinating read on how the US government is working with newly-emerging crypto-currencies.
Cool OSX UI wrapper for BitMessage, an anonymous, decentralized chat system.