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Theoretical physics presents what I think is potentially an interesting bunch of sociology-of-science case studies and...
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In response to the growing needs of our membership, we're excited to announce the restructuring our Science Education...
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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...
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Sad sad sad http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/14/world/americas/belize-mayan-pyramid-destroyed
May25-13 09:27 PM
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This is a very interesting video about a case where a couple men are trying to patent a complex investment strategy...
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Apr27-10 01:21 PM
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I just wanted to post a link to this great post on children’s privacy in online worlds. I’ll follow up with some of my...
May2-10 04:30 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Plaintiffs argue that Linden deceived people into buying land that they would "own" but then changed this full...
May4-10 07:28 AM
Borg
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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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I just wanted to share a link from Terra Nova about the forthcoming world based on the music, life and legacy of the...
Oct1-10 10:40 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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Remember my post from a while back, the one where I postulated that mobile devices killed virtual worlds? *Well, this...
Oct1-10 10:40 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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The New York Times is reporting an increase in activity in Washington taking aim at the current morass that is...
Nov9-10 10:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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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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Alright, I’m back!* I had to stay up late to get this published, but it was worth it, I think.* More to follow soon....
May6-11 09:01 AM
WhoWee
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The folks over at everyone’s “favorite” social network, MySpace Facebook*launched a new service on their site this...
May8-11 01:50 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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When the time came to discuss cyber-bullying in class last month, we quickly discovered that finding a clear...
May16-11 04:10 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Ive talked fairly often on this blog about the trade of virtual goods and virtual currencies in virtual worlds such...
Jun17-11 03:08 PM
Prairie
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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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It’s Wednesday, so you know what that means?* Time for yet another privacy overhaul over at everyone’s favorite social...
Aug25-11 04:40 PM
WhoWee
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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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Congratulations are in order. *Starting today, Blizzard is marking the seventh year since the renowned virtual world,...
Nov29-11 07:52 AM
alt
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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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I’ve been saying it for a while now, but a new report by the U.S. Department of Education confirms that Minnesota’s...
Feb1-12 09:37 PM
ginru
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Perhaps the most well-known social gaming company is getting ready to launch its initial public offering (IPO) later...
Dec13-11 08:20 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is the controversial bill that would make it illegal to show search results to or...
Dec15-11 12:40 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Engadget is reporting that the U.S. House of Representatives committee charged with evaluating the Stop Online Piracy...
Dec22-11 10:51 PM
QuarkCharmer
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Yesterday, President Obama dealt yet another blow to the faltering, studio-backed anti-piracy bill known as the Stop...
Jan16-12 02:51 AM
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The Wikipedia community announced late yesterday that it would initiate a site-wide blackout of its English language...
Jan17-12 02:49 AM
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What a week it has been for that little anti-piracy bill known as SOPA. *Together with her sister bill in the Senate,...
Feb3-12 01:20 AM
Pyrrhus
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Today marked a big win for privacy advocates. *The U.S. Supreme Court handed down a ruling on the question of whether...
Feb14-12 08:23 PM
Pyrrhus
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The social networking service*Twitter announced a new tool today that allows it to selectively censor users’ tweets...
Jan30-12 09:52 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Speaks for...
Feb15-12 05:43 PM
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Can the government compel you to provide your computer password if they think there is illicit material stored in an...
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Feb29-12 07:57 PM
Pyrrhus
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I found a very interesting case in my daily Westlaw feed the other day that raised some important points about the...
Jun9-12 09:42 PM
Pyrrhus
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I’ve been reading over the*memo issued by the National Labor Relations Board on May 30, 2012 with regard to corporate...
Jun11-12 08:30 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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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
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Interesting thoughts. Certainly the sample size is far too small, but maybe there is something to take away from this...
Mar10-14 08:21 PM
Maylis
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How Twitter shapes public opinion http://phys.org/news/2014-03-twitter-opinion.html This is a big problem with...
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