netwit 2.01

#Internet #Egypt ~ How Egypt Killed the Internet [http://on.wsj.com/hMdA4J] [http://bit.ly/hH4AnD]



How Egypt Killed the Internet


* The techie side simplified for the Netwit



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January 30, 2011 Posted by | Cory Doctorow, cyber attacks, cyber crime, cyber espionage, cyber security, cyber terrorism, cyber warfare, cyber-utopianism, cyberpunk, cyberspace, cypherpunk, Evgeny Morozov, Internet, internet activism, Internet censorship, Internet filtering, internet-centrism, social media | Leave a comment

#netactivism #evgenymorozov ~ #corydoctorow examines The Net Delusion [http://bit.ly/gM1R5i]



We need a serious critique of net activism

The Net Delusion argues that technology isn’t necessarily good for freedom – but how else can the oppressed have a voice?


by


Cory Doctorow


Guardian, 25 Jan 2011



January 27, 2011 Posted by | cognitive infiltration, Cory Doctorow, cyber-utopianism, Evgeny Morozov, Internet, internet activism, internet-centrism, Iran, net activism, Open data, slacktivism, Tunisia, Twitter | Leave a comment