Julian Assange Accidentally Uploaded His Secret Files to the Internet

Adrian Chen · 08/29/11 12:46PM

People inadvertently put things on the internet they don't want revealed all the time. But you'd think Julian Assange would avoid such an amateur mistake. Not so: He accidentally uploaded all of his precious State Department cables, unredacted, to the internet.

Why Julian Assange Can't Let Go of His Secrets

John Cook · 04/25/11 01:06PM

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's reputation as a fighter for transparency and destroyer of secrets ought to be thoroughly demolished by today's spectacle of the New York Times literally forcing him to give up the Guantanamo Bay files he'd been hoarding for months.

Julian Assange Has at Least Four Love Children

Adrian Chen · 02/10/11 09:00PM

From his bombastic OKCupid profile to his creepy love letters to a 19-year-old girl, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has some strange romantic proclivities. Strangest of all is his apparent obsession with littering the world with offspring. He's fathered at least four children with mistresses, and he boasts about it.

New Wikileaks Competitor Gets Leaked

Adrian Chen · 01/28/11 02:26PM

High-profile Wikileaks competitor Openleaks officially launched today. In a sign of what's to come, Openleaks' website was leaked to another secret-sharing website two days before its launch. It's leaks all the way down.