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A Contrarian Dissection Of The Web Privacy Debate
2012-03-28 10:12:22

Though it’s not likely to garner the frenzied flurry of public attention enjoyed by January’s wildly unpopular SOPA-PIPA anti-piracy legislation (R.I.P.), another critical Internet issue has been seized upon by D.C. politicrats in recent months, and they’re hard at work in their efforts to whip up public indignation over it.

White House Unveils Online Privacy Bill Of Rights
2012-02-23 12:31:44

The Obama administration today unveiled a new online bill of rights intended to protect consumers’ privacy and protect their personal data when surfing the Web.

Tablet Computers Increasingly Used As Digital Babysitters
2012-02-17 05:25:52

Nearly eight-in-ten parents with tablet computers allow their children to play downloaded games on the devices, according to a Nielsen survey published on Thursday of tablet-owning adults with children under the age of 12.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.