Safety & Security
YouTube’s blurring function allows users to blur select items such as faces or identifying information. In this post we will show you how to use the tool.
We discuss why visual anonymity is important for protecting activists using video for change & look at YouTube’s newly improved blurring functionality.
Digital rights advocates have long asked Facebook to adjust their “real name” policy. Now, WITNESS and other groups have begun a new push for change through the ‘Nameless Coalition.’
WITNESS joins a growing coalition of privacy, human rights, and civil liberties organizations who are uniting to call for the United Nations Human Rights Commission to add a Special Rapporteur on Privacy.
nternet companies are producing more transparency reports about governments’ demands on the companies to hand over users’ data and take down their content.
We share our 2015 hopes for what we’d like to see happen with developments in technology that can support citizen witnessing.
Our new monthly series on tech and human rights in the news we look at net neutrality and the work of the Global Net Neutrality Coalition.