#Cyberculture agenda: “The technologies that would make the web more participatory…

The technologies that would make the web more participatory  Boing Boing by Cory Doctorow The early web was heralded as a revolution in participatory media where everyone could make media as well as consuming it.   Mark Zuckerberg explains Facebook’s behavior to US Congress Stories – WikiTribune by Charles Turner The WikiTribune community reporting on Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before … Read more

#Cyberculture Pew Report on Online Shopping and E-Commerce…Facebook report on Government Requests…

Online Shopping and E-Commerce  Pew Internet Rss Feed: Reports by Pew Research Center: Internet, Science & Tech   (Photo by Erik Isakson) Facebook: 59,229 Government Requests for Account Data in First Half of 2016  All Facebook by David Cohen   Government requests for Facebook account data were up 27 percent in the first half of 2016 compared … Read more

Cyberculture agenda: The Next Front in the Battle for Net Neutrality in Europe… “Reddit Turns 10…

Europe: The Next Front in the Battle for Net Neutrality  EFF.org Updates Americans won big on net neutrality in February, when the FCC voted to adoptnew rules that would allow it to rein in the abusive and discriminatory practices of big telecommunications operators, such as blocking or throttling of Internet data, and charging content providers for … Read more

Literati agenda: “Stanford rector on learning and technology… “Teaching The Humanities Online

—– http://news.stanford.edu/news/2015/may/academic-council-teaching-050115.htmlStanford Report, May 1, 2015 Academic Council considers role of technology in teaching and learning The role of technology in teaching and learning was the focus of President John Hennessy’s annual address to the Academic Council on Thursday. Also announced was the upcoming 2015-16 Year of Learning, which will spur discussion about teaching, learning … Read more

the European Commission asks How savvy are you about online shopping?

[ad#the EC video on online shopping] – Watch the video, do the quiz and be in with a chance to win a 1GB USB card. By: the European Commission http://www.peanutsoupdeluxe.com/2010/04/ellen-rogers.html http://www.ellenrogers.co.uk/ found in ELLEN ROGERS