Posts Tagged ‘Internet & Social Networking’
August 21 . 2013
August 19 . 2013
Internet regulation in China is rarely either obvious or straightforward and this was the inspiration for China specialist Jason Q. Ng to write Blocked on Weibo, an innovative computer script that would make it possible to deduce just which terms are suppressed on China’s most important social media site, Sina Weibo.
August 1 . 2013
In Breakpoint, brain scientist and entrepreneur Jeff Stibel takes readers to the intersection of the brain, biology, and technology. He shows how exceptional companies are using their understanding of the internet’s brain-like powers to create a competitive advantage by building more effective websites, utilizing cloud computing, engaging social media, monetizing effectively, and leveraging a collective consciousness.
June 12 . 2013
April 1 . 2013
Evgeny Morozov argues that we badly need a new, post-Internet way to debate the moral consequences of digital technologies in, To Save Everything, Click Here.
March 27 . 2013
Absorbing and thought-provoking, Douglas Rushkoff’s, Present Shock is a wide-ranging, deeply thought meditation on what it means to be human in real time.
February 14 . 2013
January 9 . 2013
Loren Collins reveals how rumors are started as well as the types of rhetorical techniques and logical fallacies often found in misleading or outright false claims in Bullspotting.
June 28 . 2012
June 13 . 2012
The Cost of Hope is Pulitzer Prize winner Amanda Bennett’s moving, eye-opening, and beautifully written memoir—a love story of two unusual people, deeply devoted, complex marriage and finally, Bennett’s quest to save her husband’s life. Then Brad Fay tells why real relationships rule in a digital marketplace in The Face-to-Face Book.
- Aug 29Eric Sterling, Barry Lynn
- Aug 28Kimberly Rae Miller
- Aug 27David Epstein
- Aug 26Peter Conners
- Aug 22Sarah Jones
- Aug 20Thurston Clark