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Regulating Search Engines: Taking Stock And Looking Ahead
Since the creation of the first pre-Web Internet search engines in the early 1990s, search engines have become almost as important as email as a primary online activity. Arguably, search engines are among the most important ...
Internet Monitor 2014: Reflections on the Digital World: Platforms, Policy, Privacy, and Public Discourse
(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 ...
Response to FCC Notice of Inquiry 09-94: “Empowering Parents and Protecting Children in an Evolving Media Landscape”
his paper is a response to the FCC's Notice of Inquiry (09-94) on Empowering Parents and Protecting Children in an Evolving Media Landscape (PDF). The response synthesizes current research and data on the media practices ...
Public Discourse in the Russian Blogosphere: Mapping RuNet Politics and Mobilization
We analyzed Russian blogs to discover networks of discussion around politics and public affairs. Beginning with an initial set of over five million blogs, we used social network analysis to identify a highly active ‘Discussion ...
Youth, Creativity, and Copyright in the Digital Age
(MIT Press, 2009)
New digital networked technologies enable users to participate in the consumption, distribution, and creation of content in ways that are revolutionary for both culture and industry. As a result, "Digital Natives"—young ...
Digital Identity Interoperability and eInnovation
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 ...
Case Study: Mashups Interoperability and eInnovation
Towards Digital Constitutionalism? Mapping Attempts to Craft an Internet Bill of Rights
(Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2015)
The idea of an “Internet Bill of Rights” is by no means a new one: in fact, serious efforts to draft such a document can be traced at least as far back as the mid-1990s. Though the form, function and scope of such initiatives ...
Networked Policymaking Avenues: Assessing the Role of Academics in Digital Policy
(Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, 2016)