Author: Tanya Lokot
Tanya Lokot is a researcher based in Dublin, Ireland. Lokot studies protest, digital media and internet freedom in Eastern Europe and beyond.

Cellebrite, an Israeli digital intelligence company known for making software tools used to extract data from smartphones, has announced it will halt sales to Russian and Belarus state security services. (More…)

From genome sequencing to track virus mutations, to smartphone apps monitoring close contacts with those who test positive, countries around the world have harnessed technological solutions to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. (More…)