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Why We're Addicted to Online Outrage
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, online behavior, technology, anger issues, humans, society, safety, culture )

Cal
- 230 days ago - theweek.com
The internet is angrier than ever. And that suggests something deeper than mere prickliness.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to Internet Censorship
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, TPP, activists )

Cal
- 385 days ago - openmedia.org
For the first time, actual Presidents and Prime Ministers of 12 powerful countries will meet behind closed doors to seal an extreme Internet censorship plan called the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).1
There's An International Plan to Censor the Internet in the Works -- Let's Stop It in Its Tracks
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, TPP, activists )

Cal
- 385 days ago - alternet.org
How the Trans Pacific Partnership making its way through Washington seriously undermine citizens' rights to participate in a free and open Internet.
A Few Takes On How To Fix The Tech Industry's 'Bro' Problem
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, sexist culture, science, environment, humans, society, women, rights, culture, government, freedoms )

Cal
- 411 days ago - npr.org
The tech industry's sometimes sexist "brogrammer" culture came into focus at least , making it as good a time as any to highlight the running conversation about how to constructively change the systemic, entrenched issues that allow for offensive apps lik
Herzog Plumbs Guilt And Loss Wrought By Texting And Driving
Society & Culture  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, texting and driving, protection, society, safety, usa, rights, technology, ethics, movies, media, society, sadness, rights, death )

Cal
- 440 days ago - npr.org
For decades, acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog has introduced audiences to subjects that stick in one's mind long after the credits have rolled...He created the haunting documentary, From One Second To The Next, after AT&T Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile app
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prohibit the Use of Cellphones While Driving
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, politics, freedoms, technology, celll phone use, no exting, ethics, transportation, society, culture, government, law )

Cal
- 442 days ago - forcechange.com
Although statistics show that driving while using a cellphone is extremely dangerous, many states have yet to take action to restrict the use of handheld devices while driving. Demand Congress take action to implement a law prohibiting the use of cellphon
The World Is Going Digital -- Are We Doomed?
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, design, society, rights, culture, education, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 594 days ago - alternet.org
Two new books, about the effects and implications of the Internet, suggest a scary digital dystopia awaits us
Web Activists Celebrate 'Internet Freedom Day'
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, activists )

Cal
- 648 days ago - washingtonpost.com
One year ago, Web activists were celebrating the end of two Internet piracy bills. This year, while they're taking time to remember a victory over the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP (Intellectual Property) Act, they've also got their eyes on a
In Silicon Valley, Technology Talent Gap Threatens G.O.P. Campaigns
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, education, technology, interesting, freedoms, americans, rights, society, culture )

CarrieSIC
- 698 days ago - fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com
Companies like Google and Apple do not have their own precincts on Election Day. However, it is possible to make some inferences about just how overwhelmingly Democratic are the employees at these companies, based on fund-raising data.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the ITU: The Internet Belongs to Us!
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, politics, internet, government, freedoms, culture, society, world, rights, news )

Cal
- 881 days ago - accessnow.org
Though the ITU has played an important role in telecommunications management and its use for development, this is not a cause to expand its mandate. The ITU isn't used to public scrutiny -- let's change that.
What Will Become of the Paper Book?
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, news, media, culture, society, books, internet )

Cal
- 901 days ago - slate.com
How their design will evolve in the age of the Kindle.
Apple's Dirty LIttle Secret
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, publishing, authors, writing )

Patrick
- 1008 days ago - techrepublic.com
Apple has put language into its End User License Agreement (EULA) that requires anyone who uses its publishing software to give Apple the royalties. Read the article for clarity.
Massive Solar Storm 'Could Knock Out Radio Signals' Over Next Three Days, Warn Scientists
Society & Culture  (tags: world, interesting, science, technology, energy, space, news )

Evelyn
- 1034 days ago - sott.net
...Another gigantic flare occurred in August - shown in the video below - but because it took place on the side of the Sun not facing Earth, there was no disruption to communications or power...
Are You Being Tracked? 8 Ways Your Privacy Is Being Eroded Online and Off
Society & Culture  (tags: technology, internet, privacy, society, politics, rights, police, culture, society, news, freedoms, government )

Cal
- 1035 days ago - alternet.org
A series of ongoing battles delineate the boundary of what, in the digital age, is personal, private life and information.
 

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