Latest Jonathan Zittrain Stories

2010-09-08 13:45:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Omidyar Network today announced a planned grant of up to $1.5M to Herdict, a project of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

2009-08-31 08:00:00

As the Internet approaches its 40th birthday, a number of observers fear that the openness that has catalyzed innovation and driven its explosive evolution may be coming increasingly under threat from artificial barriers, leaving its future development none too secure.

2009-06-30 10:20:00

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on Tuesday announced that it would back away from previous plans to force computer makers to bundle filtering software with all computers.

2009-06-11 12:30:00

Starting next month, the Chinese government will be requiring that the Green Dam Youth Escort filtering software be installed on all computers.

2008-09-10 09:00:19

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Berkman Center for Internet & Society will host a day and a half-long public meeting of the Internet Safety Technical Task Force (ISTTF) on September 23 and 24 at Harvard Law School.

2008-07-15 09:00:38

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Jessica Tatlock, Coordinator, Internet Safety Technical Task Force, Berkman Center for Internet & Society, +1-617-384-9129, jtatlock@cyber.law.harvard.edu CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 2, 2008, the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University formally announced a Request for Technical Submissions as part of the work of the Internet Safety Technical Task Force.

2008-06-24 12:02:28

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Katie Hallen of 463 Communications, +1-202-463-0013 x213, for StopBadware.org Chinese Networks Are Hosting Majority of the Internets Malware Sites, StopBadware.org Report Finds CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The majority of the Internets malware-infected websites are located on Chinese networks, finds a new report released today by StopBadware.org, the university-based research initiative aimed at protecting users from dangerous software.

2008-06-19 06:00:00

By Naughton, John Attempts to 'fix' the internet could rob it of its vital spark The Future of the Internet - And how to stop it Jonathan Zittrain Alien Lane Pounds 20.00 For all the good stuff it offers, the unfettered web has a darker side.

2008-05-08 13:35:00

Professor Jonathan Zittrain says the rising popularity of marketable gadgets like the iPhone, Blackberry and Xbox could potentially stifle creativity and technological innovation.

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