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- Google chairman: 6 predictions for our digital future – CNN.com
- Google forbids users from reselling, loaning Glass eyewear – CNN.com
- Redditors Crowdsource Boston Marathon Terrorism Investigation | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
- Do you know who is tracking you? Choose Privacy Week is May 1-7 | American Libraries Magazine
- The Terrifying Reality of Long-Term Unemployment – Yahoo! Finance
Category Archives: Social Informatics
Redditors Crowdsource Boston Marathon Terrorism Investigation | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
Redditors Crowdsource Boston Marathon Terrorism Investigation | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.
Saudi Arabia may block Skype, Viber, WhatsApp, others – CNN.com.
This week’s discussion is focused on Web 2.0 and how it affects libraries. Of particular interest this week was the folksonomies created by tagging. One cannot go anywhere on the internet without seeing tagged content. I add tags to this … Continue reading →
This week we discussed Microfinance. I think that some of the points that Aneel Karnani discussed in his paper, “Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage,” are not really true. I am definitely not an expert on microfinance … Continue reading →
Diversity in Silicon Valley – black, female, and a Silicon Valley ‘trade secret’ – Mar. 17, 2013.
Very relevant to ICT and protests. Syrian Cyber-Rebel Wages War, One Hack At A Time : NPR.
All kinds of correlations can be found between anything if you have enough data to crunch. This is pretty crazy. Author Interview: Kenneth Cukier, Co-Author Of ‘Big Data’ : NPR.