Open Internet

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"Surprisingly, over the last year there's been a big debate about this in India," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote. (Photo: Getty)
People across India are crying foul at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's scheme to bring internet "Free Basics" to the South Asian country, and the multi-billionaire is not happy about it. In an op-ed published Monday in the Times of India , Zuckerberg lashed out at those raising the alarm over an initiative they say violates the principles of net...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A new internet code inspired by the dystopian writings of Ray Bradbury aims to...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A controversial cyber bill is included in the final text of the must-pass "...


Some of the world's largest websites and rights groups are planning a coordinated day of action on June 5, the first anniversary of Snowden's revelations, to oppose mass online surveillance. The Reset the Net campaign, launched by Fight for the Future, will feature a splash screen offering tips for direct action, like how to install NSA-resistant encryption tools , to ensure Internet privacy.