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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
Theoretical physics presents what I think is potentially an interesting bunch of sociology-of-science case studies and...
Sep11-14 12:05 AM
marcus
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In response to the growing needs of our membership, we're excited to announce the restructuring our Science Education...
Oct12-05 01:39 AM
Moonbear
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I loved this on the Marketplace Tech Report this morning.* Thought I’d share.* It’s all about Sony’s new Terms of...
Sep20-11 04:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Hey everyone, hope you’re enjoying the last bits of summer before the leaves start to fall and sweaters emerge from...
Sep5-12 11:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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An interesting idea came up in my class last week about the future transportability of virtual world avatars into...
Mar28-10 07:14 PM
brainstorm
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A few years back, you couldn’t open any newspaper, magazine or law review journal without seeing yet another article...
Mar28-10 02:28 PM
brainstorm
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Feb25-10 08:25 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Feb28-10 11:44 AM
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Feb27-10 12:31 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Mar11-10 04:28 AM
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Mar4-10 11:42 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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I'm sure many of you have seen the HBO show The Wire. Personally I have just started the first season. My sister...
Mar8-10 07:29 PM
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Mar10-10 07:40 AM
ViewsofMars
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Update 2 (Oct. 17, 2011):*ZDNet reports*that the Missouri Senate just voted unanimously to repeal its*recently-passed...
Oct18-11 05:53 AM
D H
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My sister forwarded a link to me the other day about what I think can only be cause for disaster. The two most...
Oct12-10 12:49 AM
John Creighto
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The market for virtual goods continues to grow, but consumers need to take a more proactive approach to demanding...
Jun29-10 11:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Virtual farming craze leads to real food products available in your local 7-11 convenience store....
Jul9-10 08:58 AM
Pattonias
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Google invested $100-200 million in social gaming company. What does it mean for the future of...
Jul12-10 12:42 PM
John Creighto
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I just saw this posted on Gizmodo. What’s even more funny is the analysis of the topper itself. *What would the world...
Jul19-10 09:33 AM
Andre
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Habbo's 10th Anniversary marks transition of virtual worlds from hype to reliable...
Jul15-10 09:30 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Real ID is only voluntary for now, but the debate over online identity unification is nowhere near over. A look into...
Jul20-10 11:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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If you have been following virtual worlds for a while, you probably remember when the FBI raided several casinos that...
Jul29-10 03:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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I had to post a link to this because its just amazing.* The music itself was like a soothing nostalgia...
Aug12-10 03:04 AM
dreiter
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Offensive language gets a reprieve from Court of Appeals, but rules are still vague in virtual world Terms of Use...
Aug7-10 08:10 PM
brainstorm
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I’m not sure what would possess Singapore’s high Court and legal system officials**to consider using Facebook as an...
Aug25-10 03:20 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Linden Lab, the creator of Second Life, issued a revision to its Terms of Service agreement earlier this month. *The...
Oct19-10 07:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Just a quick post to pass along a link to a good article from Mashable about social networks especially designed for...
Oct24-10 08:58 AM
Siv
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Google was in the news several times this week.* That in itself is not terribly surprising for the Internet*search...
Apr3-11 10:30 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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The graphic above is part of a slideshow about Internet censorship around the world.* I wanted to give you a preview...
Apr5-11 05:54 AM
DanP
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A few months ago, I wrote about a highly controversial program that was showing up in Sims all over Second Life called...
Apr30-11 08:50 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Cyber-bullying is a hot topic these days. *Many social networking sites have policies directed toward preventing...
Aug9-11 09:55 PM
WhoWee
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You knew this day was coming. *We’ve known that for several years, employers have been scouring the web looking for...
Jul28-11 10:28 PM
WhoWee
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I’m not sure how I missed this story when it first emerged last winter. *A company that designs and sells virtual...
Aug2-11 03:00 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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As a wise man once said, knee jerk laws written after one person got away with something they shouldn’t have rarely...
Aug4-11 02:14 PM
Newai
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If you’re a hardcore player of World of Warcraft, you know how stringently its parent company, Blizzard, has fought to...
Oct21-11 12:27 PM
Tommiber
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Hey everyone, thanks for being a loyal reader of this blog. *I thought I’d share the good news that my law*review...
Sep13-11 03:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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I received a link to this story from Huffington Post this morning with the apparently outrageous news that Ally Bank...
Dec3-11 09:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Are you looking for a way to get rich? *This isn’t the place for that; but if you are into over-sharing, this is...
Apr18-12 10:05 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Two stories I heard on the news in the last 24 hours makes me wonder if I accidentally mistook my Hyundai for a souped...
Apr11-12 05:44 PM
SHISHKABOB
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This week, Netflix chose to settle a pesky class action lawsuit alleging that it violated the Video Privacy Protection...
Aug4-12 05:13 PM
gravenewworld
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Two men recently met in the Fordham University library for a simple currency exchange: $3,300 for 4.7 billion...
Sep7-12 06:08 AM
Ryan_m_b
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Interesting thoughts. Certainly the sample size is far too small, but maybe there is something to take away from this...
Jul14-14 02:01 AM
pagetheoracle
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