Category Archives: Political

Dissidents And Party Animals Rejoice: The Photo Anonymizer App Can Help Hide You | Fast Company

Dissidents And Party Animals Rejoice: The Photo Anonymizer App Can Help Hide You | Fast Company. Funny article from Fast Company about ObscuraCam

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Announcing ObscuraCam v1 – Enhance Your Visual Privacy! | The Guardian Project

The app that I have been working on with folks from WITNESS and The Guardian Project has been announced! Announcing ObscuraCam v1 – Enhance Your Visual Privacy! | The Guardian Project.

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Obscura Cam now in the Android market!

I am happy to report that the app I have been working on in collaboration with Witness and the Guardian Project is now available in the Android Market. The app, Obscura Cam is the outcome of the first phase of … Continue reading

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YouTube New Features

Just checked out a video of McCain on Letterman. Noticed a couple of interesting features that YouTube is giving folks like CBS. First there was an ad before the video, second the video played in H.264 although it did have … Continue reading

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C-SPAN online coverage of debate

C-SPAN has a really interesting site for showing the debate videos. It has a transcript search, a blog aggregation, a twitter message board and so on. Here are some screen-shots: Transcript along with video Twitter and Blog Aggregation: Transcript Keyword … Continue reading

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Internet Radio Royalty Rates

It seems that things have changed in the royalty rates for online music. I just read this report from DiMA: MAJOR MUSIC INDUSTRY GROUPS ANNOUNCE BREAKTHROUGH AGREEMENT. I am a bit confused as to wether or not this is a … Continue reading

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Politics and the Internet and Participatory Media

This is just too good to pass up.. On WNYC 820 AM right now, the Brian Lehrer show is doing a segment which is audience driven. A wiki is open for suggestions and discussion among the audience and essentially being … Continue reading

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The War Tapes, Opening Soon

The War Tapes: The War Tapes Opens in NYC June 2! I saw and early cut of this and must say that it was incredibly moving and left me feeling very conflicted. War is definitely not pretty and this film … Continue reading

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Net Neutrality takes a step forward

Free Press : House Judiciary Passes Net Neutrality Bill I love how AT&T is trying to spin this: “While we are disappointed that the Judiciary Committee chose to move toward regulating the Internet, we are pleased that the majority of … Continue reading

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Poor Earth..

Three Legged Legs – “Humans!”

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