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Thoughts On Freedom Of Speech in Europe

Laila Escartín-Sorjonen | Posted 10.11.2011 | Media
Laila Escartín-Sorjonen

We cannot conceive democracy without freedom of speech. Finnish On-line magazine classifies Finland, Switzerland, Iceland and Sweden a...

WATCH: MTV Explains The Internet In 1995

Posted 09.27.2011 | Comedy

It seems ridiculous now, but in 1995 MTV News devoted an entire four minute segment to this new thing called the Internet. Just like Katie Couric ...

Pentagon Says Foreign Hackers Stole 24,000 Military Files In March

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology

Foreign hackers infiltrated the network of a defense contractor in March, stealing 24,000 military files in a single intrusion, Deputy Defense Secreta...

How The Internet Works

Business Insider's Silicon Alley Insider | Posted 08.27.2011 | Technology

The average person spends three hours per day surfing the mobile web and spend 6 hours per day online at work. The Internet consumes our lives, but...

Alex Wagner

ICANN Opens Domain Naming: Is the 'Dot Com' Boom Over? | Alex Wagner | Posted 08.21.2011 | Technology

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers announced on Monday one of the most significant changes to Internet naming since "dot com" was...

9 Ways To Draw The Internet

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 08.14.2011 | Technology

How does one portray the Internet? As an amorphous blob of cats? A jumble of tubes? The Google logo? A void? This was the question posed by digita...

Internet's GDP Contribution Greater Than Energy, Agriculture, Mining: Study

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.24.2011 | Technology

The Internet is causing economic growth across the world that exceeds the pace of the Industrial Revolution of the 1800s. According to a new repor...

Bianca Bosker

As Internet Use Grows, Is It Polarizing Political Views? | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.29.2011 | Technology

Even as an increasing number of Americans go online for political news, more than half of U.S. Internet users are wary of the web’s influence and vi...

Are You An Anxiety Junkie? 7 Strategies To Break The Addiction

Judith Orloff MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Orloff MD

Being aware of what triggers your anxiety and mindfully making choices to cope with them provides emotional freedom. life. Then you won't simply be reacting when your buttons get pushed.

Internet 'Founder' On The Challenges To The Web

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

At a recent conference in Hong Kong, the Wall Street Journal sat down with Google VP and "Chief Internet Evangelist" Vinton Cerf to speak about how cu...

The Coming of Age for Social Media -- Experiencing the Crisis in Egypt

April Rudin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
April Rudin

The Egyptian government's knee jerk reaction of taking the Internet down will be remarkable in history in its obviously real-life demonstration of the power of information.

To SEO or Not to SEO? A Blogger's Dilemma

Kim Mance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Kim Mance

Everyone who's been blogging for any amount of time has heard the term SEO. But that's where the similarity ends -- some bloggers obsess about it, liv...

The Internet's Top 5 Challenges In The Next 5 Years

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Vinton Cerf, Biz Stone, John Battelle, and Martha Stewart number among the 750 members of the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADA...

Net Neutrality Rules Poised To Pass FCC Tomorrow

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — New rules aimed at prohibiting broadband providers from becoming gatekeepers of Internet traffic now have just enough votes to pass...

The Big Business Of Burying Internet Search Results | All Things Considered | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Internet can be a hostile place, with powerful companies paying handsome sums to hide negative content in Google search results or any quest for i...

Pancake People, Rise Up!

Marshall P. Duke | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Marshall P. Duke

When asked to write papers on a particular topic, a class of 20 students will provide slightly different variations on work based upon the exact same set of references and sources. This hints at a serious problem for the coming generations.

Confessions of a Female Entrepreneur

Michele Colucci | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michele Colucci

Fund-raising is an awkward and often uncomfortable effort for those raising funds. But when the person asking is a women entrepreneur, the dance takes on many more nuances.

When Pondering Life's Greatest Questions, Look no Further Than Yahoo!

Jason Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jason Kitchen

There was a time when the Yahoo! website was primarily a search engine (either the poor-man's Google or Google's quasi-predecessor, depending on your ...

Online 'sextortion' Of teens On The Rise: Feds

AP | CHARLES WILSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

INDIANAPOLIS — The nightmare began with a party: three teenage girls with a webcam, visiting an Internet chatroom and yielding to requests to flash ...

The Internet - Moral Highroad Or Moral Dilemma?

Gil Laroya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Gil Laroya

Why does the internet offer a "catch" that personal morality seems to overlook?

Lifting the Inter-veil: How I Met My "Online" Fitness Coach, Face to Face

Yuliya Neyman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Yuliya Neyman

What happens when the faceless set of fingers on the other side of the interwebs is suddenly standing there, watching you order an ice coffee at the 39th street Starbucks?

Net Neutrality and Regulation of the World Wide Web

John M. Eger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John M. Eger

France is calling for technology that filters unlicensed music and movies from the Internet, while South Korea imposed rules requiring internet users to register for video-sharing sites with their real names.

Can AT&T Stay in Business? Communication Giant Can't Even Communicate Within Its Own Company

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Russnow

How can AT&T's leadership condone inefficient and ultimately uncaring processes within the same company that cause its customers such tumult?

Social Media versus Song Writing

Rick Carnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Rick Carnes

Randy Newman, singer/songwriter and film composer extraordinaire, when asked what one might do to attain to something near his level of artistic abili...

The New Power Girls: Here Is What the Internet Is, What It Will Do and What to Do About It (Including Making Money)

The New Power Girls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
The New Power Girls

The internet is unique that it enables both communications and information delivery in one environment. No other platform can do this.