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Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well.

Zack Whittaker
Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well.

Anyone who knows Doctorow knows his popular tech and culture blog Boing Boing, and anyone who reads Boing Boing knows Doctorow and his cohort of bloggers. The part-blogger, part special advisor at the online rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation, has written for years on topics of technology, hacking, security research, online digital rights, and censorship and its intersection with free speech and expression.