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Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/mar/11/tim-berners-lee-web-inventor-save-internet We’ve lost control of our personal data .. It’s too easy for misinformation to spread on the web .. Political advertising online needs transparency and understanding

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

How I traced the falsity of one internet meme, and what that teaches us about how an algorithm might do it https://medium.com/@timoreilly/how-i-detect-fake-news-ebe455d9d4a7#.9t10uw1qu

Grant Potter

"I'm starting to think that the Big Five has turned into Detroit -- meaning the bloated, self-satisfied, chrome and tail fins Detroit--with amazing Internet speed." http://www.well.com/conf/inkwell.vue/topics/495/Bruce-Sterling-and-Jon-Lebkowsky-page02.html#post42

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.ixmaps.ca/explore.php @IXmapsCa 'study the routes data packets take across the internet, highlighting NSA surveillance.'

Grant Potter

http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/pdfplus/10.1086/688697 From Internet Farming to Weapons of the Geek "Why do a smaller but still notable fraction risk their privilege with acts of civil disobedience?"

Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/dec/04/google-democracy-truth-internet-search-facebook "This is a propaganda machine. It’s targeting people individually to recruit them to an idea. It’s a level of social engineering that I’ve never seen before."

Grant Potter

http://www.dailydot.com/layer8/bruce-schneier-internet-of-things/ "in the world of dangerous things, we constrain innovation. You cannot just build a plane and fly it. … It might be that the internet era of fun and games is over, because the internet is now dangerous.”