November 26, 2019
Privacy-Focused Browser: A Missing Piece in the Digital Life of Southeast Asians
We cannot browse a website without an internet browser, making it an integral part of our lives in the digital age. Whether we are looking for […]
November 6, 2019
Freedom of Expression versus Disinformation: Don’t Allow the Latter to Happen in the Name of the First
Mark Zuckerberg’s latest stance refusing to fact-check political ads on Facebook has drawn significant criticism, even his own employees. He said that his decision is to […]
October 29, 2019
Lessons Learned from Data Breach in Southeast Asia: Is There Light at the End of the Tunnel?
In 2019, two major data breach incidents happened at the regional level. One was Sephora, a well-known cosmetics retailer that has branches all over the world. […]
October 22, 2019
Flawed Step Forward: SIM Card Registration in the Deep South of #Thailand
What if you are told to give up your personal data otherwise you will not be able to use your phone to communicate? This is happening […]
October 7, 2019
Private Browsing Mode: Is It Really Private?
Have you ever felt like you want more privacy when you search online and visit certain websites? You probably realize that you can use the private […]
October 2, 2019
Understanding Data Consent – How Much Do We Know About It?
Ever experienced getting a phone call from a stranger trying to sell you something? What if you decided to apply for a frequent flyer program of […]
September 23, 2019
Joint Press Release: The Governments Should Hold Lion Air Responsible over Recent Data Breach Affecting Millions Customers
For Immediate Release: 23/09/2019 Joint Press Release The Governments Should Hold Lion Air Responsible over Recent Data Breach Affecting Millions Customers DigitalReach and Southeast Asia Freedom […]
September 4, 2019
What is the (Real) Point of an Internet Shutdown?
On August 21, 2019, Indonesia ordered internet services to be temporarily blocked in Papua before partially lifting it on September 5, 2019. This incident followed similar […]
September 2, 2019
Data Privacy: Why Should We Care About It?
In the digital era, data is considered a very valuable asset. In fact, its value is what makes data a new form of currency, much like […]