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Content Filtering Would Hurt Free Speech and Innovation

Joshua Lamel | Posted 01.21.2016 | Politics
Joshua Lamel

This week marks the four year anniversary of the largest online protest in history, when 75,000 websites and 15 million users protested legislation supported by the entertainment industry that threatened freedom of expression online.

Which Profanities Are Trending in Today's Movies? What Can Families Do?

Russ Warner | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Russ Warner

Profanity has become more commonplace on-screen and online in recent years. However, new research shows the increasing rate of profanity use in today...

Experts Say UK's Optional Filtering Equals Choice, Not Censorship

Larry Magid | Posted 07.18.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

The obvious problem with the UK approach is that it's one-size-fits-all so a household of adults, teens and young children would have a single setting -- likely to protect the youngest children -- that will affect all users.

Organizations should institute a No-Porn Policy

Russ Warner | Posted 07.02.2013 | Business
Russ Warner

Pornography cannot exist in the workplace if high levels of productivity are desired. It distracts workers from their jobs and has the potential to offend other employees if they happen to catch a glimpse.

Building Early Road Scholars: Giving Your Kids the Drive to Succeed

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 10.25.2011 | Education
Suren Ramasubbu

Students can make the most of their commute to school with one simple tool: a smartphone or mobile device such as an iPad. These devices allow students to be more effective learners than any generation before.

The Napster-ification of K-12 Learning

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 08.06.2011 | Technology
Suren Ramasubbu

There is something happening in K-12 education. A movement. A revolution. A paradigm shift. Call it what you may, but something is changing for sure. ...