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Behind you! – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

For one reason or another – increasing surveillance powers, increasing awareness of the extent to which online activities are tracked by myriad data hogs, Edward Snowden – crypto parties have come somewhat back into vogue over the last few years ...

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Information Attacks against Democracies

by Bruce Schneier CTO, IBM Resilient schneier@schneier.com https://www.schneier.com That’s the starting place of our new paper: “Common-Knowledge Attacks on Democracy.” In it, we look at democracy through the lens of information security, trying to understand the current waves of Internet ...

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Creative hubs promoting diversity and inclusion

Hivos, British Council and Nesta are working together on a new programme for creative hub leaders. Here, the team from Hivos share why they believe that supporting creative hubs and co-working spaces is important. Since 2012, Hivos has worked with ...

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Cybersalon Soundscapes – from London to Vienna

By Stefan Lutschinger and Eva Pascoe It is often enough to hear a few notes of much loved song for us to immediately be transported to the time when we heard it first. Memories of our favourite melodies stays with ...

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Digital rights management – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

Originally published on Net.Wars “I think we would distinguish between the Internet and Facebook. They’re not the same thing.” With this, the MP Damian Collins (Conservative, Folkstone and Hythe) closed Tuesday’s hearing on fake news, in which representatives of nine ...

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The Brother proliferation – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

Originally posted on pelicancrossing.net There’s this about having one or two big threats: they distract attention from the copycat threats forming behind them. Unnoticed by most of us – the notable exception being Jeff Chester and his Center for Digital ...

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Escape from model land – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

“Models are best for understanding, but they are inherently wrong,” Helen Dacre said, evoking robotics engineer Bill Smart on sensors. Dacre was presenting a tool that combines weather forecasts, air quality measurements, and other data to help airlines and other ...

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Transient Hole (Variations) X (ten) – Furtherfield Gallery + Commons

What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone? Bertolt Brecht TICKETS Transient Hole (Variations) is a hybrid curatorial project and symposium by Viennese artist and curator Alexander Felch. The project`s title refers to a concept for a media ...

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A REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR THE INTERNET? – Cybersalon Submission

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Open Workshop for “Regulating The Internet”

Newspeak House, 2nd May 2018 at 6.30PM House of Lords committee for Regulating The Internet is seeking submissions before 11th May. Cybersalon will hold Open Workshop to formulate a combined submission. The Lords have posted a set of specific questions/ ...

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