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Equity Crowdfunding Comes To Games With 'Outer Wilds'

Turnstyle | Posted 08.27.2015 | Technology
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) One new game is exploring two final frontiers: space, and equity crowdfunding. It can be hard to get excited about ...

Connecting the Dots in Digital Politics

Dr. Jovan Kurbalija | Posted 05.02.2015 | Technology
Dr. Jovan Kurbalija

In the coming months, we can expect more curves, as we watch the lines connecting problems and solutions for net neutrality.

Internet Governence Forum Attendees Complain About Censorship in Turkey While Some Advocate It for Youth

Larry Magid | Posted 11.05.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

You don't have to live in Turkey, Russia, China or Iran to be affected by censorship. Young people in every country -- including the United States, the United Kingdom and throughout Europe -- face it every day.

The Asymmetrics, the WEF, ICANN, Brazil, and the 'Little Red Book' of Multistakeholderism

Jean-Christophe Nothias | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology
Jean-Christophe Nothias

There is a lot of evidence to support the idea that Brazil has recently changed its request for a major change in Internet power structure and governance. One of them is the upcoming Brazilian Internet conference, now organized in association with ICANN.

Internet Governance Forum Tackles Child Protection vs. Child Rights

Larry Magid | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

My personal approach to child safety is to start by assuming that "the kids are all right" and -- as a default -- treat children and teens respectfully by providing them with the tools and information they need to protect themselves and respect others.

Internet Governance Forum in Azerbaijan to Discuss Global Policy

Larry Magid | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

The IGF is a United Nations forum to discuss a wide variety of issues regarding Internet governance. Unlike many U.N. forums, IGF is attended not just by government officials but also by corporations, non-profit groups and scholars interested in how to handle content management on the global Internet.

Steve Job, Resting More in Peace as Internet Assault Thwarted

Ken Adelman | Posted 12.11.2011 | Technology
Ken Adelman

After six years of success, the Internet Governance Forum has come under assault by the authoritarian Chinese government and the international-regulation crowd in the UN bureaucracy.

UN Takes on Child Porn, Cybercrime and Other Global Issues

Larry Magid | Posted 11.27.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

There is a role for greater international cooperation for the Inernet because -- unlike physical objects -- data can travel between countries in the blink of an eye and typically without detection.