Monday, June 8, 2009
My top three favorite sites for policy are The Pew Internet & America Life, The Benton Foundation, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
What do you think is an important policy issues about the Internet?
Monday, June 1, 2009
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Discuss one important event from the past 5 or 10 year on the Internet.
PEW Internet and American Life has a quick survey you can take about your online activities.
The Survey is at http://www.pewinternet.org/Participate/What-Are-You-Doing-Online.aspx
Do you use the Internet more for connecting to friends and family, for entertainment, for getting news, or for other purposes? Would you rather use email or IM? Do you tweet?
Has the Internet improved your life or does it give you more things to do?
Do you want to connect to the Internet when you are on vacation?
How do you feel about the Internet?
Monday, January 12, 2009
louisgray.com has some predictions about Twitter, social media, Digg, and other companies in New Media.
Wired lists tools that will increase in importance in 2009. Identity management will increase with OpenID, Google Friend Connect and Facebook Connect. HTML 5 already is emerging to replace HTML 4.01, Lifestreaming with social network aggregators like FriendFeed will make gains in 2009. Location awareness application are predicted to increase.