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    • 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)
    • Internet Filtering in the United Arab Emirates in 2004-2005: A Country Study 

      Palfrey, John; Zittrain, Jonathan; Villeneuve, Nart; Rohozinski, Rafal; Bambauer, Derek; Deibert, Ronald J. (OpenNet Initiative, 2005)
    • Internet Monitor 2014: Reflections on the Digital World: Platforms, Policy, Privacy, and Public Discourse 

      Gasser, Urs; Zittrain, Jonathan L. (Berkman Center for Internet & Society, 2014)
      This publication is the second annual report of the Internet Monitor project at the Berkman Centerfor Internet & Society at Harvard University. As with the inaugural report, this year’s edition is a collaborative effort ...
    • Interoperability in the Digital Ecosystem 

      Gasser, Urs (Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, 2015)
      At its most fundamental level in the context of the digital ecosystem, interoperability (or “interop”) is the ability to transfer and render useful data and other information across systems, applications, or components. ...
    • #IranVotes: Political Discourse on Iranian Twitter during the 2016 Parliamentary Elections 

      Marchant, James; Sabeti, Amin; Bowen, Kyle; Kelly, John; Heacock Jones, Rebekah Ann (The Berkman Center for Internet & Society, 2016)
      In this study, we map and analyze the content and structural features of the Iranian Twittersphere as exhibited over the course of the 2016 legislative elections in order to identify the communities that developed around ...
    • iTunes: How Copyright, Contract, and Technology Shape the Business of Digital Media 

      Fisher, William W. (The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2004)
      In this paper, the Berkman Center's Digital Media Project has conducted an exploratory case study on Apple's iTunes Online Music Store from a legal and business perspective. The objective of this analysis is twofold: First, ...
    • A Layered Model for AI Governance 

      Gasser, Urs; Almeida, Virgilio A.F. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
      AI-based systems are “black boxes,” resulting in massive information asymmetries between the developers of such systems and consumers and policymakers. In order to bridge this information gap, this article proposes a ...
    • Maximizing K-12 Fiber Connectivity Through E-Rate: An Overview 

      Thompson, James R; Talbot, David A.; Krueger, Keith (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2016)
      The federal E-rate program provides up to $3.9 billion annually to subsidize the provision of high-speed Internet access to schools and libraries. Recent revisions to the program greatly expand the options for how such ...
    • Networked Policymaking Avenues: Assessing the Role of Academics in Digital Policy 

      Ashar, Amar J; Faris, Robert M; Gasser, Urs (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2016)
    • On the Biomedical Elite: Inequality and Stasis in Scientific Knowledge Production 

      Katz, Yarden; Matter, Ulrich Bernhard (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2017)
      Researchers and research institutes are increasingly being evaluated using metrics (from bibliometrics to patent counts), which are core instruments of a longstanding effort to quantify scientific productivity and worth. ...
    • On the Road to "Pre-K for All": The Launch of UPK in New York City 

      Crawford, Susan Patricia; Lader, Mary-Catherine; Smith, Maria Lee (Berkman Center for Internet & Society, 2015)
      Over the spring and summer of 2014, New York City put in place a full-day universal pre-kindergarten (UPK) program. The blistering pace, enormous scale, and administrative complexity of this rollout were all striking: a ...
    • Open Data Privacy 

      Green, Ben Z; Cunningham, Gabe; Ekblaw, Ariel; Kominers, Paul M; Linzer, Andrew; Crawford, Susan Patricia (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2017)
      Cities today collect and store a wide range of data that may contain sensitive information about residents. As cities embrace open data initiatives, more of this information is released to the public. While opening data ...
    • An Open Letter to the Members of the Massachusetts Legislature Regarding the Adoption of Actuarial Risk Assessment Tools in the Criminal Justice System 

      Barabas, Chelsea; Bavitz, Christopher T.; Budish, Ryan Hal; Dinakar, Karthik; Dwork, Cynthia; Gasser, Urs; Hessekiel, Kira H.; Ito, Joichi; Rivest, Ronald L.; Virza, Madars; Zittrain, Jonathan L. (Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society., 2017)
    • Openness and Restraint: Structure, Discourse, and Contention in Saudi Twitter 

      Noman, Helmi; Faris, Robert M; Kelly, John (The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2015)
      report series, which focuses on key events and new developments in Internet freedom. The report maps and analyzes the structure and content of the Saudi Twittersphere and identifies the communities that coalesce around ...