Facebook enlists PR agency in Google smear campaign

In a scandal rocking the Internet, Facebook has been accused of secretly hiring a PR company to plant negative stories about Google in a full fledged smear campaign.

White House bullies science blog over use of logo

Science blogger Keith Cowing though that using the Presidential Seal in an innocent blog post was no big deal. He was wrong.

Beijing cracks down on new Chinese websites

Beijing has issued yet another draconian directive that requires individuals to meet with government regulators before launching a website.