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DIY Kindle Scanner

September 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on DIY Kindle Scanner

Free the text…
In April 2002, Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, wrote an open letter to the American Author’s Guild and justified the business model of Amazon and especially its integration of used book sales. His argumentation is as simple as it is evident:
[…] when someone buys a book, they are also buying […]

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Tags: media art · network policy · technology

Stop watching us!

July 20th, 2013 · Comments Off on Stop watching us!

Hide-and-seek is no solution…
The internet activist Jacob Applebaum talked on the 15th evening of net policy, planned by the Digitale Gesellschaft (digital society) in Berlin, about the power and doings of the NSA, and about possibilities to protect oneself from this data mining. He seemed to be somehow crestfallen, because of the […]

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Tags: Berlin · Germany · network policy

ReSource 005: The Medium of Treason: The Bradley Manning Case

May 31st, 2013 · Comments Off on ReSource 005: The Medium of Treason: The Bradley Manning Case

Agency or Misconduct in a Digital Society?
On Mai 5th 2013, media activist Diani Barreto and transmediale currator Tatiana Bazzichelli have organized a panel discussion in the context of re:publica, to remember the US soldier and intelligence analyst Bradley Manning, the whistleblower who transfered the video “Collateral Murder” and 260.000 diplomat cables to Wikileaks. In […]

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Tags: @// · Berlin · hacktivism · network policy