Tag: internet

TED.com – Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Clay Shirky delivers a clear and cogent history and explanation of PIPA/SOPA, walking through through both the intent and what the ramifications of the bill and how it changes the entire legal system under which websites operate.

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Posted in Art, Copyright, Culture, Politics, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology
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Electronic Frontier Foundation – The Internet at its Best

EFF highlights some of the largest sites that participated in the SOPA/PIPA blackout.

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Mike’s Lookout – SPDY of the Future Might Blow Your Mind Today

The pictures provide a really good sense of what is going on.

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life and times of sha.ddih – Why wireless mesh networks won’t save us from censorship

This is a really compelling argument as to why unplanned wireless mesh networks won’t work at scale.

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FarukAt.eş – Micro-payments And The Web

One of the great big problems on the web today is how to make money from publishing content (if your end goal is making money from content).

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American Civil Liberties Union – It Was Close, But We Won: Viva Net Neutrality!

Yeah for Net Neutrality, boo for my State Senator being the one who introduced this resolution.

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Eric’s Archived Thoughts – Searching For Mark Pilgrim

It would be quite depressing not to have those resources available, Dive Into HTML5 was "the" online resource for HTML5.

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Ars Technica – Verizon sues to halt FCC’s net neutrality rules

How about the uncertainty for businesses to know if next month they’ll have to pay fees to not have their sites arbitrarily slowed down?

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Computerworld – Chrome poised to take No. 2 browser spot from Firefox

Can’t say I’m that shocked Google has been doing really awesome work with Chrome.

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Scripting News – Facebook is scaring me

Count me in the group of people now staying logged out of Facebook by default.

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