The partner of the Guardian journalist who worked with Edward Snowden to expose US surveillance tactics was detained for almost nine hours
August 6, 2013 filed handout picture released by the Brazilian Senate showing Brazil-based Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald, who was among the first to release details of Washington’s vast electronic surveillance program, testifying before the Brazilian Senate’s foreign relations committee, in Brasilia, Brazil. AFP photo
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After less than four months, the San Francisco Chronicle has torn down its paywall, saying little about what led to the decision. I presume that the signup numbers were very very low, and that the drop in ad-views was sufficiently alarming that it made management reconsider.