Was Indian Mujahideen's email message the real bomb?

In the wake of the Ahmedabad, Bangalore, and now the Delhi explosions Sep 13, the media is putting the newshole to effective use. No, I am not referring to the pesky journalistic poking the state in the eye with questions Read More …

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 …