EFF

[WATCH] Malema: Hlaudi will return to SABC when the EFF is dead

EFF leader Julius Malema says two newly-appointed SABC board members are closely tied to President Jacob Zuma and therefore the public broadcaster is …

Charges on ice for three 'EFF' boys

Charges against three pupils whose social media tweet caused a furore at one of the country's oldest schools have been put on hold, pending an …

Gov. Jerry Brown Veto Letter - SB 345 - 10-13-2017

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Jerry Brown

Judge doesn't see urgency in six EFF councillors' case

The urgent application brought by six disgruntled Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) councillors in Mogale City municipality has been struck off the …

EFF criticizes iOS 11's 'misleading' Bluetooth and Wi-Fi toggles for being a privacy and security risk

The strange, unintuitive way Bluetooth and Wi-Fi toggles work in iOS 11 has drawn ire from many quarters. The latest voice is that of digital rights …

Electronics

EFF try to storm Greenacres supermarkets

A group of about 100 EFF supporters attempted to storm the Greenacres branch of Shoprite this morning.<p>Public order policing were sent to the centre …

News (South Africa)

EFF tells Zuma to appoint SABC board - or else | Weekend Argus

President Jacob Zuma could be dragged before a court yet again, this time for allegedly stalling the appointment of a permanent SABC board.<p>The EFF, …

Jacob Zuma

EFF gears up campaign for South Africa’s 2019 general elections

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) is strengthening its regional and provincial structures ahead of the 2019 general elections as it looks to oust …

News (South Africa)

ANC should learn from the EFF, says ruling party's veteran

The governing African National Congress (ANC) should learn from the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and its leader Julius Malema on politics and …

News (South Africa)

EFF says Kodi lawsuits 'smear and discourage' open source

Hollywood's copyright enforcement juggernaut can eff off

Streaming Media

EFF weighs in on Kodi piracy battles worldwide

If enabling copyright theft is enough to be sued, where is the line drawn?<p>From obscure software to court cases, the legality of Kodi and the add-ons …

Copyright

With its denial-of-service guide, the EFF wants to help small news organizations keep their sites online

Denial of service (DoS) and distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks have become an unfortunate and unavoidable reality of the web today. The tactics have been implemented by both governments and activists looking to both suppress stories they disagree with. While attacks are increasingly …

Media Industry

Net Neutrality Activists Targeted by Clever Pornhub-Themed Phishing Campaign

Employees of US NGOs Fight for the Future and Free Press were targeted with complex spear-phishing attempts between July 7 and August 8, reported …

Net Neutrality

EFF Returns! Party votes with DA in Joburg in order to pass institutional review

After weeks of back and forth had many worrying that the EFF and DA’s unoficial oposition unity could be over, the EFF returned to a Joburg council …

EFF votes with DA in Joburg after council 'boycott'

The EFF attended a Joburg council meeting on Thursday morning‚ and voted with the coalition to pass DA mayor Herman Mashaba’s institutional …

South Africa

No-show by EFF paralyses Joburg city council

The city indicated that it would send a letter to Gauteng co-operative governance and traditional affairs MEC Paul Mashatile and Gauteng finance MEC …

Business (South Africa)

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Innocent Californians are being added to gang databases that lack basic oversight safeguards. Last year, we successfully passed a first round of …

Surveillance

The new electronic police state

According to the government, your privacy protections evaporate the moment you set foot in an airport.<p>Although the Fourth Amendment protects us and our “effects” from “unreasonable searches and seizures,” Customs and Border Protection agents can take advantage of an exception to this constitutional …

Surveillance

Boring, complex and important: a recipe for the web's dire future

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has resigned from the W3C, the body responsible for governance of web standards. Cory Doctorow explains why<p>There …

Internet

The Fight Over DRM Standards for Streaming Video Is Over and Big Business Won

A fight over the future of video streaming has been brewing for years—and it finally came to a head today, with a major electronic privacy …

Streaming

WATCH: EFF’s ‘Baba ka Duduzane’ turned into hit song

JOHANNESBURG - A gqom hit has emerged on social media about the EFF's ubaba ka Duduzane<p>YouTube<p>eNCA

News (South Africa)

Can Police Use iPhone X Face ID? People Are Concerned

As you come down from the information overload following the announcement of the Nov. 3 release of the highly-anticipated iPhone X, you have some …

Privacy

Senate Could Pass Bill Policing Reddit or Twitter, Activists Warn

The politically friendly bill is complicated.<p>A Senate hearing on Tuesday revived concerns from internet activists about the “Stop Enabling Sex …

Rob Portman

Google and Facebook fret over anti-prostitution bill fallout

Washington - Google and Facebook are among companies opposing a Senate bill aimed at squelching online trafficking of children, a stance that makes …

Business (South Africa)

Malema will not be EFF president after 2019 elections ... if they win

Should the Economic Freedom Fighters win the elections after the 2019 elections, it seems Julius Malema is not planning to remain its leader.<p>The EFF …

News (South Africa)

eNCA | EFF wants former KPMG directors struck off Chartered Accountants roll

"KPMG, as auditors, have been at the centre aiding the Gupta family and their associate's companies in their syndicate to loot state resources for …

News (South Africa)

Google and Facebook fret over anti-prostitution bill’s fallout

Google and Facebook Inc are among companies opposing a Senate bill aimed at squelching online trafficking of children, a stance that makes the …

Wolf of Wall Street

'I Was In Severe Pain': Lawsuit Alleges Illegal Electronic Searches And Physical Violence At US Border

Americans who say their phones and laptops were seized by US border agents filed a lawsuit in Massachusetts this week, arguing that their First and …

Immigration

Google and Facebook Fret Over Anti-Prostitution Bill's Fallout

Google and Facebook are among companies opposing a Senate bill aimed at squelching online trafficking of children, a stance that makes the Silicon …

Advertising Industry

EFF, Saftu march to Gupta owned mine:Thursday 14 September 2017

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) in the North West led a march to the offices of …

Uranium