Terror emails: Medium, message, or messenger?

Irony is usually lost on the peculiar breed called journalists. As terrorists strike again in India, the tactic favoured by the perpetrators — notifying media houses in advance via emails — gains peculiar attention. In a pattern noted earlier on Read More …

Technology, terrorism, media panic

Shalini Singh of the Times of India reports on wireless networks (“WiFi networks under attack from wardrivers”, Times of India, Online, 1 Sep 2008, 0033 hrs IST, URL), which subtly illuminates media imagination of web and technology against the backdrop Read More …