In Turkey, it's Tor that's being blocked. In Egypt, it's Signal. In the latest act of censorship taken by a governmental body, access to the encrypted messaging app has been blocked in the North African nation,
The next Assassin's Creed is coming along nicely, according to Ubisoft, with executives claiming that the game looks good. However, we can't expect it any time soon, as the French publisher wants to put a lot of polish on it before release.
Facebook's Free Basics and its defense of user privacy has resulted in the service being banned in Egypt. The government chose to nix Free Basics at the end of 2015 after Facebook refused to allow officials to use the tool for government…
An official hashtag created by the Egyptian government to promote tourism has been hijacked by Egyptians to voice their dissent. Twitter users have been using #ThisisEgypt to protest Egypt's human rights abuses.
Pink Taxi, a women-only car service that was recently launched in the African nation in hopes keeping women safe and curtailing the high rate of assaults against them. Because getting in a car shouldn't be seen as an opportunity for rape.
It seems three Egyptian criminals have given a whole new meaning to the term Internet "phishing." Three divers were arrested Wednesday after coastguards found the men attempting to cut underwater Internet cables.
An Egyptian court has banned YouTube - for the next thirty days, at least, as a judge seeks to punish the site for allowing the controversial video 'The Innocence of Muslims' to exist without intervention. But will such a ban have any…
A study from the University of Washington shows that social media, like Twitter and Facebook, did, indeed, play a major role in sparking the Arab Spring revolutions that engulfed the Middle East and Northern Africa this year.