How We Need to Remake the Internet by Jaron Lanier

Jaron Lanier presented How We Need to Remake the Internet as a TED Talk.

Brian Krebs: Don’t Give Away Historic Details About Yourself

Brian Krebs published Don’t Give Away Historic Details About Yourself.

Social media sites are littered with seemingly innocuous little quizzes, games and surveys urging people to reminisce about specific topics, such as “What was your first job,” or “What was your first car?” The problem with participating in these informal surveys is that in doing so you may be inadvertently giving away the answers to “secret questions” that can be used to unlock access to a host of your online identities and accounts.

How We Talk About Sexual Assault Online by Ione Wells

Ione Wells presented How We Talk About Sexual Assault Online as a TED Talk.

How the Mysterious Dark Net is Going Mainstream by Jamie Bartlett

Jamie Bartlett presented How the Mysterious Dark Net is Going Mainstream as a TED Talk.

CloudFlare: Thoughts on Network Neutrality

CloudFlare published Thoughts on Network Neutrality, the FCC, and the Future of Internet Governance, which is one of the better articles on Net Neutrality I’ve read.

Bad things happen when lawyers and politicians step in too early to regulate technology markets that are still developing. In this case, the FCC not only may be stepping in too early — before we know what the actual, not just theoretical, problems they aim to regulate will be — but they were forced by previous court decisions and political realities to apply the rules written for traditional telephone networks rather than craft a new regulation specific to the unique nature of the Internet.