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Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/06/16/pondering-what-digital-first-and-university-of-the-cloud-mean/ @psychemedia "We should be using software that runs as a service and is delivered directly through the browser. Service based, personal computing in the cloud."

Grant Potter

http://www.digitalpedagogylab.com/hybridped/resisting-edtech/ via @HybridPed 'A funny thing happened on the way to academic integrity. Plagiarism detection software has seized control of student intellectual property.'

Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/may/13/accidental-hero-finds-kill-switch-to-stop-spread-of-ransomware-cyber-attack "He said he got his first job out of school without any real qualifications, having skipped university to start up a tech blog and write software."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

"The Internet can be owned and governed differently. The experiments now already underway show that a global ecosystem of cooperatives and unions, in collaboration with movements such as Free and Open Source Software, can stand against the concentration of wealth and the insecurity of workers that yields Silicon Valley’s winner-takes-all economy." https://platform.coop/about

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

http://www.torforgeblog.com/2017/04/03/how-can-we-make-technology-that-frees-us-rather-than-enslaves-us/ "Designing computers to treat their owners as untrustworthy adversaries, unfit to reconfigure them or know their defects, is a far more dangerous proposition than merely having computers with bad software."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter