InternetAccess=HumanRight?

March 14, 2012

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Just over a year ago, the world watched as the decades old regimes of the Middle East and North Africa crumbled with the use of the Internet and Social Media to facilitate popular uprisings. The Arab Spring is a historic event which has called to attention the concept of Internet Access being a protected Human […]

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Important reflections on privacy in past, present, and future

March 5, 2012

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How do you think the definition of privacy has changed since the integration of technology into many aspects of our daily lives? How has the understanding of privacy changed since the introduction of social media into our lives? What do you think the future of privacy will be for the next generation?  

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moving closer or further from the truth…

March 5, 2012

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Susan Greenberg’s article “WHEN THE EDITOR DISAPPEARS, DOES EDITING DISAPPEAR?” examines the combining traditional and new media: User Generated Content AND traditional media.

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The Ethics of Blogging

February 29, 2012

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Q: If we were to write a code of ethics for political or organizational bloggers, what are some things it should contain? How might the two be different?  A: As an aspiring lawyer with day dreams of being a journalist, I am very interested in the ethical aspect of blogging. In fact, this is one […]

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Reflection on Flickr Discussion Leader Presentation

February 24, 2012

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Overall I am pretty happy with how my presentation turned out. Last minute I was able to find a video on geotagging on Flickr and how Bing maps is using it to construct new street views. I think this was the topic that people showed the most interest in. One of my favorite discussion points came […]

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Updates….

February 22, 2012

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I have come to the conclusion that I really want to make sure my blog is accessible and informative to as many people as possible. Here is the site I want to integrate into my project: http://www.youthforhumanrights.org/   More to come….

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this is me learning how to embed a flickr cc photo on my blog

February 22, 2012

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This is a test of inline CSS formatting. It may or may not work with your theme.

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