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    • Cloudy with a Conflict of Laws 

      Krishnamurthy, Vivek H. (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2016)
      As more and more of our lives are lived online, so too are those who live lives of crime. Like everyone else, criminals of all stripes are increasingly using online services of all kinds to plan and commit their wrongful ...
    • Coming in from the Cold: A Safe Harbor from the CFAA and the DMCA §1201 for Security Researchers 

      Etcovitch, Daniel; van der Merwe, Thyla (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2018)
      In our paper, we propose a statutory safe harbor from the CFAA and DMCA §1201 for security research activities. Based on a responsible disclosure model in which a researcher and vendor engage in a carefully constructed ...
    • Community-Owned Fiber Networks: Value Leaders in America 

      Talbot, David A.; Hessekiel, Kira Hope; Kehl, Danielle Leah (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2017)
      We collected advertised prices for residential data plans offered by 40 community-owned (typically municipally owned) Internet service providers (ISPs) that offer fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) service. We then identified the ...
    • Content & Control: Assessing the Impact of Policy Choices on Potential Online Businesses in the Music and Film Industries 

      Fisher, William W. (Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, 2005)
      The online environment and new digital technologies threaten the viability of the music and film industries' traditional business models. The industries have responded by seeking government intervention, among other means, ...
    • Cross-Border Data Access Reform: A Primer on the Proposed U.S.-U.K. Agreement 

      Lin, Tiffany C; Fidler, Mailyn Joy Rogge (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society., 2017)
    • Designing Successful Governance Groups: Lessons for Leaders from Real-World Examples 

      Budish, Ryan Hal; West, Sarah Myers; Gasser, Urs (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2015)
      In January 2015, the Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC) published the results of a globally coordinated, independent academic research project exploring multistakeholder governance models. Facilitated ...
    • Digital Identity Interoperability and eInnovation 

      Palfrey, John; Gasser, Urs (2009-03-24)
      This paper, one of three case studies in a transatlantic research project exploring the connection between Information and Communication Technology interoperability and eInnovation, considers the current state and possible ...
    • Don't Panic: Making Progress on the "Going Dark" Debate 

      Gasser, Urs; Gertner, Nancy; Goldsmith, Jack L.; Landau, Susan; Nye, Joseph S.; O'Brien, David; Olsen, Matthew G.; Renan, Daphna; Sanchez, Julian; Schneider, Bruce; Schwartzol, Larry; Zittrain, Jonathan L. (Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School, 2016)
      Just over a year ago, with support from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University convened a diverse group of security and policy experts from academia, civil ...
    • Elements of a New Ethical Framework for Big Data Research 

      Vayena, Effy; Gasser, Urs; Wood, Alexandra B; O'Brien, David; Altman, Micah (Washington & Lee University School of Law, 2016)
      Emerging large-scale data sources hold tremendous potential for new scientific research into human biology, behaviors, and relationships. At the same time, big data research presents privacy and ethical challenges that the ...
    • Enabling Competition & Innovation on a City Fiber Network 

      Leerssen, Paddy James; Talbot, David A. (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2017)
      This report describes how the municipally owned fiber-optic network in Ammon, Idaho, uses a technology known as network virtualization to inexpensively allow retail service providers to compete for users and provide ...
    • Encryption Policy and Its International Impacts: A Framework for Understanding Extraterritorial Ripple Effects 

      Budish, Ryan Hal; Burkert, Herbert; Gasser, Urs (Hoover Instituion, 2018)
    • Good Practices For University Open-Access Policies (2013) 

      Shieber, Stuart Merrill; Suber, Peter (Harvard Open Access Project, 2015-03-27)
    • A Harm-Reduction Framework for Algorithmic Fairness 

      Altman, Micah; Wood, Alexandra B; Vayena, Effy (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
      In this article, we recognize the profound effects that algorithmic decision-making can have on people's lives and propose a harm-reduction framework for algorithmic fairness. We argue that any evaluation of algorithmic ...
    • Holyoke: A Massachusetts Municipal Light Plant Seizes Internet Access Business Opportunities 

      Talbot, David A.; Warner, Waide; Anderson, Carolyn; Hessekiel, Kira H.; Jones, Daniel (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2015)
      This case study documents the success of a municipally-owned electric utility in providing Internet access services. Massachusetts has 41 such “munis” –- serving more than 900,000 people and thousands of businesses -– but ...
    • Internet Filtering in Bahrain in 2004-2005: A Country Study 

      Palfrey, John; Zittrain, Jonathan; Villeneuve, Nart; Rohozinski, Rafal; Bambauer, Derek; Deibert, Ronald J. (OpenNet Initiative, 2005)
    • Internet Filtering in Burma in 2005: A Country Study 

      Palfrey, John; Zittrain, Jonathan; Villeneuve, Nart; Rohozinski, Rafal; Bambauer, Derek; Deibert, Ronald J. (OpenNet Initiative, 2005)
    • Internet Filtering in China 

      Zittrain, Jonathan L. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2003)
      We collected data on the methods, scope, and depth of selective barriers to Internet usage through networks in China. Tests conducted from May through November 2002 indicated at least four distinct and independently operable ...
    • Internet Filtering in China 2004-2005 

      Zittrain, Jonathan L.; Palfrey, John Gorham; Deibert, Ronald; Rohozinski, Rafal; Villeneuve, Nart; Bambauer, Derek (Harvard University, Harvard Law School, 2005)
      China's Internet filtering regime is the most sophisticated effort of its kind in the world. Compared to similar efforts in other states, China's filtering regime is pervasive, sophisticated, and effective. It comprises ...
    • Internet Filtering in China in 2004-2005: A Country Study 

      Palfrey, John; Zittrain, Jonathan; Villeneuve, Nart; Rohozinski, Rafal; Bambauer, Derek; Deibert, Ronald J. (OpenNet Initiative, 2005)
    • Internet Filtering in Singapore in 2004-2005: A Country Study 

      Palfrey, John; Zittrain, Jonathan; Villeneuve, Nart; Rohozinski, Rafal; Bambauer, Derek; Deibert, Ronald J. (OpenNet Initiative, 2005)