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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.”

Grant Potter