Iran's terrifying campaign against the internet and netizens is about to go full-throttle with the country's own intranet.
Violet Blue unapologetically covers the intersection of tech trends and media stories about corruption, hypocrisy and redemption from tech's fault line, San Francisco.
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Beware of date site privacy problems, Facebook sex predator, Pakistan censorship, no science in online matchmaking.
Apple fanboys have a reputation for hostile attacks based on suggestion, and it's harming Apple's image.
Match.com's data on US singles, Megaupload reviled by Perfect 10, China's sex toy spam industry and more.
Macworld 2012 had a sexy nightlife alter ego but the daytime persona of an event still struggling for identity.
Digital dating conference report, Grindr hacker unpunished, ICANN responds to .XXX antitrust suit, porn's filesharing lawyer busted.
Details about the new Google Plus pseudonym policy implementation reveal new problems.
Google Plus made a small change to its "real name" policy but it still doesn't support pseudonyms.
Iran to execute alleged porn programmer, Reddit's SOPA porn apathy, Microsoft wants gay marriage, erotic book plagiarism at Amazon.
CES 2012 booth babes sparked controversy and highlighted hypocrisy in the tech industry.