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2018/12/25 | Saigoneer

VIETNAM: Scammers Are Using Fake Death Certificates to Hack Facebook Accounts

Hackers 'attack by memorialization' to execute administrative 'death' on unsuspecting victims.

2018/12/15 | David Green

McKinsey Launches North Asia Industrial IoT Hub in Taiwan

The decision to base its North Asia Industrial IoT Hub in Taiwan is a welcome fillip for the island's economy.

2018/11/22 | The Conversation

OPINION: Blockchain Offers Chinese Consumers Food Safety Solace

Blockchain can help food manufacturers prevent against fraud and help those with a mind ensure that producers receive fair pay for their toil.

2018/11/17 | g0v.news

INTERVIEW: MIT's Ethan Zuckerman Says 'Be Angry and Engage'

We are looking toward a future where civic tech is no longer remarkable, it is just part of how government functions, says the MIT Media Lab professor.

2018/11/13 | Asia Dialogue

Could Israel Be a Model for Taiwan's Burgeoning Cybersecurity Industry?

Israel and Taiwan share considerable commonalities, giving Taiwan's developing cybersecurity industry ample learning opportunities.

2018/11/05 | CoinCentral.com

China's Bitcoin Mining Supremacy Is Scaring US Companies & Regulators

The Trump administration is using trade war tariffs to go after manufacturers of Chinese crypto mining equipment.

2018/10/31 | g0v.news

Countering Suppression via Open Source: Lessons from Tibet and China

A civil servant with the Tibetan government in exile and a Chinese dissident talk about the role civic tech and open source plays in defending their communities from CCP hacking.

2018/10/20 | David Green

INTERVIEW: Htin Kyaw Aye on Opening Myanmar to Data Transparency

As freedoms come under threat in Myanmar, various civic tech groups are trying to promote the importance of collecting, sharing and using data to get to the truth.

2018/10/13 | Global Voices

PHILIPPINES: Meet 'Gabbie,' a Chatbot Helping Sexual Harassment Victims

The chatbot helps women report sexual harassment, but it depends on Facebook to secure private chats.

2018/10/09 | Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat & Dikanaya Tarahita

A New App Wants to Help Indonesia's Blind Navigate Their Cities

TuneMap wants to crowdsource road safety data to allow Indonesia's 3.6 million blind residents to move around without fear.

2018/09/17 | g0v.news

Can Kosovo Be a Civic Tech Role Model for Taiwan?

The countries have many differences, but share a lack of recognition from the UN – and a spirit of solving problems using civic technology.

2018/09/08 | AsiaGlobal Online

Rodrigo Duterte: 'Patient Zero' of the Modern Disinformation Era

The Philippine president's 2016 campaign offers novel insights into the psychology of internet trolls spreading 'fake news.'