Mikko Hyppönen, the chief research officer at F-secure and one of the most important people on the web talks about the challenges we face using applications that send information in real time.Read more "“Living online attacks our privacy, not so much our security”"
World Press Freedom Day 2016 is over and here is some highlights from the last day at Finlandia Hall in Helsinki, Finland.Read more "WPFD2016: Highlights of May 4th"
The Youth Newsroom asked the guests of World Press Freedom Day 2016 what should one do when confronting disinformation.Read more "How Should an Individual Act When Confronting Disinformation?"
Adel Abidin makes art to create arguments. Freedom is an essential element to him and his work. Abidin is originally from Baghdad, Iraq but nowadays lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. How does freedom of speech differ between Finland and Iraq?Read more "Visual artist Adel Abidin: Seducing people to get involved"
World Press Freedom Day 2017 is held in Indonesia. The country was stripped of press freedom and freedom of speech during president Suharto’s 32-year-long regime, which ended in 1998.Read more "Shut up, speak up: Freedom of speech and press after three decades of oppression in Indonesia"
As a part of the World Press Freedom Day’s celebrations, there was a panel discussion held in Finlandia-hall about data protection and online censorship. One of the panelists was Marietje Schaake, who is a Member of the European Parliament and speaks behalf of internet freedom.Read more "MEP Marietje Schaake on online censorship: “Practice that we should not want to have”"
Equal access to information, the right to be informed, the safety of journalists trying to gather material. What does freedom of information mean to the participants of the World Press Freedom Day event?Read more "Freedom of information – the corner stone of a democratic society"
In Afghanistan 59 journalists have been killed while 1400 journalists have been subject of assault since 2009.Read more "Arrests, kidnappings, reporters getting killed – Journalists in Afghanistan need protection"
Freedome VPN is an application that gives you anonymity online. It hides the IP address you use and keeps your browsing activity private. With every opportunity comes a threat, but F-Secure doesn´t worry the application being used for illegal purposes.Read more "Freedome VPN keeps browsing private – F-Secure believes in good people"
Photojournalist and documentary filmmaker Frédérique Cifuentes had worked in conflict-sensitive areas. She had not been afraid. “Of course there are threats but you have to be well-prepared.”Read more "Photojournalist and documentarist Frédérique Cifuentes: “You realize what freedom of speech is when you travel to conflict area”"