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activism 2.0

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Supercomputer runs longest simulation of brain activity to date

One of the world's most powerful supercomputers has finally done what had seemed impossible: successfully modelled brain activity.

By January 14, 2014

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Surveillance scandal rips through hacker community

The good ol' days of chummy games of "Spot the Fed" at Defcon are finished as hackers and security entrepreneurs plan next steps in the wake of government spying revelations.

By August 6, 2013

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Chat logs show Bradley Manning's early activism

Chat logs show what may have motivated Army enlistee Bradley Manning, an AJAX, PHP, and MySQL programmer, to allegedly turn over megabytes of sensitive documents to WikiLeaks.

By July 6, 2011

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Obama's CIO wants more citizen activity on Web

Vivek Kundra, President Obama's choice for federal chief information officer, wants to spur new industries and government solutions by engaging Americans online.

By March 5, 2009

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Obama Inc. - Web activism for profit

A few months after Barack Obama's historic election, and a couple of weeks after the release of Barry Libert's and Rick Faulk's book Obama Inc. (and, of course, Obama's inauguration), the first start-ups are popping up that directly apply some of the wide

By February 3, 2009

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TEDGlobal: Connected consequences

One of the main themes at TEDGlobal this year was a lively debate between optimistic and pessimistic voices on the social potential (or doom) of the web. This outlook was somewhat more somber than I expected at a TED conference, perhaps - as some attendee

By July 25, 2009

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Teen online safety mostly about behavior

Old Internet safety messages about "stranger danger" need to change in favor of helping kids protect themselves online.

By June 17, 2009

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3G activation problems render first-generation iPhones unusable

3G activation problems render first-generation iPhones unusable

By July 11, 2008

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Generation G: Wired to care, wired to share

Trendwatching gets it right (again): "Giving is the new taking, and sharing is the new giving." This month's trend briefing describes the characteristics of Generation G (for generosity).

By February 20, 2009