(By Ethan and Chand Rajendra-Nicolucci of the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University) As we head towards a pivotal US presidential election in early… Read More »Beyond Facebook Logic: Help us Identify and Map Alternative Social Media!
Geeky things that some of my readers probably aren’t interested in.
This past weekend, with support from the Ford Foundation, EFF and the MIT Media Lab, Center for Civic Media held a two day conference on… Read More »Jonathan Zittrain at Freedom to Innovate
Bruce Schneier is one of the world’s leading cryptographers and theorists of security. Jonathan Zittrain is a celebrated law professor, theorist of digital technology and… Read More »Schneier and Zittrain on digital security and the power of metaphors
This afternoon, MIT’s Political Science distinguished speakers series hosts Regina Dugan and Kaigham Gabriel, director and deputy director of DARPA, the US defense advanced research… Read More »DARPA director Regina Dugan at MIT: “Just Make It”
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