Beyond EVE
Webinar Countering the COVID-19 Misinfodemic with Text Similarity and Soc…

by University of Oxford - The Oxford Internet Institute 24.06.2020, Oxford

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Oxford, Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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The Oxford Internet Institute is proud to present faculty member Dr Scott A. Hale for this next session in our Wednesday Webinar Series. The session will…

Reading Let them Eat Tweets: How the Right Rules in an Age of Extreme Ine…

by Politics and Prose Bookstore 01.06.2020, Washington, D.C.

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Washington, D.C., United States of America


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Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson - Let them Eat Tweets: How the Right Rules in an Age of Extreme Inequality — at the Wharf A groundbreaking account…

Reading Der dunkle Spiegel – Edward Snowden und die globale Überwachungsi…

by Politics and Prose Bookstore 20.05.2020, Washington, D.C.

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Washington, D.C., United States of America


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Barton Gellman - Dark Mirror: Edward Snowden and the American Surveillance State - in conversation with David Ignatius Now based at New York’s Century…

Lecture The Instagram Story with Bloomberg’s Sarah Frier

by Commonwealth Club 20.04.2020, San Francisco

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San Francisco, United States of America


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In a short 10 years, Instagram has grown from a simple idea for sharing photos to an application with over 1 billion monthly users and company growth that…

Reading Casey Schwartz - Attention: A Love Story

by Politics and Prose Bookstore 17.04.2020, Washington, D.C.

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Washington, D.C., United States of America


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Casey Schwartz - Attention: A Love Story — in conversation with Franklin Foer As we become increasingly distracted by electronic devices—unlocking…

Lecture Bot or Human? Unreliable Automatic Bot Detection

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 07.04.2020, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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The identification of bots is an important and complicated task. The bot classifier Botometer was successfully introduced as a way to estimate the number…

Lecture Lina Dencik: Justice in the Datafied Society

by Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft 23.03.2020, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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The use of data and algorithmic processes for decision-making are a growing part of social life. Digitally monitoring, tracking, profiling as well as predicting…

Lecture Steven Levy: Inside Facebook

by Commonwealth Club 03.03.2020, San Francisco

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San Francisco, United States of America


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In his sophomore year of college, Mark Zuckerberg created a simple website to serve as a campus social network. The site caught on like wildfire, and soon…

Lecture Don’t panic. It’s just the collapse of neoliberalism.

by Harvard Kennedy School - Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy 26.02.2020, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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Yochai Benkler is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard Law School, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Klein Center for…

Panel discussion The Dangers of Digital Democracy

by The Institute for Human Sciences 26.01.2020, Wien

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Wien, Austria


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All over the world, elections are manipulated by fake news, public opinion is radicalized via social media and electronic voting processes are subject…

Reading Databite No. 128: Anna Wiener

by Data & Society Research Institute 22.01.2020, New York

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New York, United States of America


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Data & Society welcomes writer Anna Wiener to discuss her debut book, Uncanny Valley, and experiences navigating the new digital economy. Part coming-of-age-story,…

Interview Sharenthood: How Parents, Teachers, and Other Trusted Adults Harm…

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 19.12.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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A new book by BKC Faculty Associate and Youth & Media team member Leah Plunkett joins works by Margaret Atwood and Stephen King on Wired's list of…

Lecture Rasmus Kleis Nielsen: The power of platforms and how publishers a…

by Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft 16.12.2019, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Today, more people follow the news via platform companies like Facebook and Google than via any news organisation in human history, and smaller platforms…

Debate The Code of Practice on disinformation

by Futurium 11.12.2019, Brussels

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Brussels, Belgium


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The role of platforms as gatekeepers of information and disinformation has become very important. During this CONNECT University session high-level speakers…

Reading Don't Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles -- a…

by Politics and Prose Bookstore 26.11.2019, Washington, D.C.

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Washington, D.C., United States of America


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Taking her title from Google’s early mantra, Foroohar, the award-winning CNN global economic analyst and Financial Times columnist and associate editor,…

Seminar TWIN-Seminar für Unternehmerinnen in Münster

by Käte Ahlmann Stiftung - Twin - TwoWomenWin 15.11.2019 bis 17.11.2019, Hamburg

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Hamburg, Germany


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Unsere erfahrenen Referentinnen Barbara Lampl und Stephanie Wagner stellen 2019 TOP-Themen für Ihr Business in den Mittelpunkt der Seminarangebote 1)…

Debate Crypto-Politics. Encryption and Democratic Practices in the Digit…

by Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main - Normativeorders 31.10.2019, Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany


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The volume centres on the debates on digital encryption in Germany and the USA, during the aftermath of Edward Snowden’s leaks, which revolved around…

Lecture Contesting Algorithms

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 22.10.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming the way we govern human behavior, undermining the checks and balances which were intended to safeguard fundamental…

Debate The Politics of Difference: Race, Technology, and Inclusion

by Harvard Kennedy School - Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy 07.10.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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The Technology and Social Change Research Project and the Initiative for Institutional Anti-Racism and Accountability – both core research projects at…

Debate Social Networks or Social Nightmares?

by The Institute for Human Sciences 27.09.2019, Wien

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Wien, Austria


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A decade ago social networks, big data and artificial intelligence were welcomed for their promise of progress and democratization of access. Today, the…

Debate Can Tech be Governed?

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 10.09.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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The twenty-odd year mainstream digital revolution has transformed in the public eye from one of promise to threat. This pessimism is reflected in assessments…

Lecture Die Industrialisierung des Privatlebens

by Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH - Weizenbaum-Instituts für die vernetzte Gesellschaft 11.07.2019, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Durch die zunehmende Digitalisierung und Automatisierung sehen uns manche bereits im postindustriellen Zeitalter einer Dienstleistungsgesellschaft angekommen.…

Conference „Scraping the Demos“: Political Epistemologies of Big Data

by Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH - Weizenbaum-Instituts für die vernetzte Gesellschaft 08.07.2019 bis 09.07.2019, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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The conference explores political epistemologies of big data. Political epistemologies are practices by which societies construct politically relevant…

Debate Who determines the rules of public discourse on the Internet?

by Leibniz-Institut für Medienforschung - Hans-Bredow-Institut 06.06.2019, Hamburg

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Hamburg, Germany


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What rules structure our online world? How is determinded what works? And how do social actors behave? Today, billions of people exchange not only holiday…

Lecture José van Dijck: Europe and responsible platform societies

by Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft 05.06.2019, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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The growing pains of digitisation involve intense struggles between competing ideological systems and contesting societal actors – market, government…

Lecture How the Chinese Government Fabricates Social Media Posts

by Data & Society Research Institute 26.05.2019, New York

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New York, United States of America


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The Chinese government has long been suspected of hiring as many as 2,000,000 people to surreptitiously insert huge numbers of pseudonymous and other deceptive…

Lecture SCL and Cambridge Analytica: Peering Inside the Propaganda Machin…

by Data & Society Research Institute 09.05.2019, New York

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New York, United States of America


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Cambridge Analytica and their parent company SCL Group hit the headlines recently when, after their work on the Trump campaign, reporting exposed misuse…

Conference Verantwortung in digitalen Kulturen – Privatheit im Geflecht von …

by Leibniz-Institut für Medienforschung - Hans-Bredow-Institut 09.05.2019 bis 11.05.2019, Passau

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Passau, Germany


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Aktuelle Debatten wie um die EU-DSGVO oder die gesellschaftliche Verantwortung großer Internetkonzerne wie Facebook zeigen, dass Fragen nach der rechtlichen,…

Lecture Constitutionalizing Speech Platforms

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 09.04.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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We're never going to get a global set of norms for online speech but do the platforms pick our global values and constitutionalize them? Something to tie…

Lecture Privatsphäre _ Wie sind wir geschützt im digitalen Zeitalter?

by Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main - Normativeorders 02.04.2019, Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany


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Marina Weisband war bundesweit das Gesicht der Piraten. Von 2011 bis 2012 war sie politische Geschäftsführerin und Mitglied des Bundesvorstandes der…

Conference #KOMK19

by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung 30.03.2019, Dortmund

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Dortmund, Germany


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Erstmalig lädt die KommunalAkademie der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung kommunalpolitisch Aktive aus ganz Deutschland zur Kommunalpolitischen Online-Marketing-Konferenz…

Lecture Wissenschaftstag - Neues aus der Cybersicherheitsforschung

by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft - Institute Computer Graphics Research 11.03.2019, Darmstadt

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Darmstadt, Germany


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Wie kann man Fake News - also bewusst gefälschte Nachrichten, Bilder oder Behauptungen - von echten In­for­ma­tio­nen unterscheiden? Welchen Wert…

Lecture Eva Illouz: Capitalist subjectivity and the internet

by Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft 06.03.2019, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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In her lecture, Eva Illouz takes a closer look at the dating app Tinder. In regards to how people interact with the app, she will address the notion of…

Lecture Informelles Lernen in Social-Media- und Computerspiel-Settings al…

by IDeA-Zentrum 27.02.2019, Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany


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Kinder und Jugendliche erfahren auf digitale Plattformen verschiedene Lernprozesse, die sie kaum als solche wahrnehmen. So lernen sie etwa die Regeln eines…

Debate Waking Up to the Internet Platform Disaster

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 26.02.2019, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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Join us for a conversation with Roger McNamee, author of Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook and Lawrence Lessig, the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and…

Conference How Apps on Android Share Data with Facebook - Report

by Privacy International 29.12.2018 bis 30.12.2018, Leipzig

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Leipzig, Germany


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Previous research has shown how 42.55 percent of free apps on the Google Play store could share data with Facebook, making Facebook the second most prevalent…

Lecture Nudging und Sharing: IT-Tools für Konsumenten und ihre Wirkung

by Hochschule Darmstadt 06.12.2018, Darmstadt

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Darmstadt, Germany


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Leonie Lennartz und Julian Schenten sprechen über Nudging und Sharing: IT-Tools für Konsumenten und ihre Wirkung. Leonie Lennartz ist wissenschaftliche…

Conference Digitaler Kapitalismus – Alle Macht den Konzernen?

by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung 06.11.2018 bis 07.11.2018, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Die Digitalisierung bedeutet eine Revolution für uns alle. Wie wir leben und arbeiten – das bestimmen zunehmend technologische Innovationen. Die enormen…

Lecture Show Me Your Data and I’ll Tell You Who You Are

by University of Oxford - The Oxford Internet Institute 30.10.2018, Oxford

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Oxford, Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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The Oxford Internet Institute is excited to present OII faculty member Dr Sandra Wachter for the talk "Show Me Your Data and I'll Tell You Who You…

Lecture Stupsen und Schubsen (Nudging): Ein neues verhaltensbasiertes Reg…

by German Institute for Economic Research 17.10.2018, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Nudging ist ein Politikkonzept, das individuelles Verhalten durch leichte „Stupser“ beeinflussen und damit (subtil) lenken möchte. Das Konzept gilt…

Lecture Network Propaganda

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 04.10.2018, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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Is social media destroying democracy? Are Russian propaganda or "Fake news" entrepreneurs on Facebook undermining our sense of a shared reality?…

Debate Conceptualizing the Future of Democracy: Combining Representation…

by Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main - Normativeorders 26.09.2018, Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany


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In the light of declining voter-turnout, party membership and trust in representative institutions, the democratic institutions developed in the 19th and…

Debate Ein Diskussionsabend zu Fake News, Echokammern und Populismus

by Stiftung Neue Verantwortung e. V. 20.09.2018, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Fake News, Social Bots und Echokammern: Soziale Medien und digitale Technologien schaffen ein neues Informations- und Mediensystem, das eine enorme Herausforderung…

Debate Strategien für die digitale Zukunft!

by Heinrich Böll Stiftung e.V. 13.09.2018, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Diskussion mit Robert Habeck (GRÜNE), Christian Lindner (FDP) und Nadine Schön (CDU/CSU) Deutschland tut sich bei der Digitalisierung schwer – trotz…

Lecture Antisocial Media

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 11.09.2018, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy This event is sponsored by Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public…

Lecture Shaping Consumption

by Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society 15.05.2018, Cambridge

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Cambridge, United States of America


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How Social Network Manipulation Tactics Are Impacting Amazon and Influencing Consumers The issue of narrative manipulation online is a major concern for…

Debate Book Launch „Smarte Grüne Welt?"

by Einstein Center Digital Future 07.03.2018, Berlin

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Berlin, Germany


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Wie passen Digitalisierung und Nachhaltigkeit zusammen? Welche Leitbilder für eine zukünftige Digitalisierungsstrategie braucht es? Kann Digitalisierung…

Conference Journalismus 2.0

by DAI Heidelberg 02.03.2018 bis 04.03.2018, Heidelberg

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Heidelberg, Germany


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Fake News, Aufklärung und Demokratie im digitalen Zeitalter Fehlinformation, mangelndes Vertrauen, Printmedien im freien Fall, Entlassungen, sich ständig…

Lecture Die Zukunft von «Privacy» im Zeitalter der Künstlichen Intelligen…

by Collegium Helveticum 23.11.2017, Zürich

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Zürich, Switzerland


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«Du hast ohnehin Null Privacy. Komm darüber hinweg.» Der Satz des Ex-CEO von Sun Microsystems stammt aus dem Jahre 1999, hat aber bis heute nicht an…

MOOC Social Media - What No One has Told You about Privacy?

by Universität Potsdam - Hasso-Plattner-Institut 18.01.2016 bis 15.02.2016, Potsdam

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Potsdam, Germany


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In this 2 week workshop we discuss the emergence of social media, how the concept gained popularity and has now become the axle in collaborative communication…