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Chinese Intellectuals Speak to the World
, 9 March
An Interview with David Ownby
, 23 January
About: Antonio Casilli, En attendant les robots, Seuil
Algorithms and Territorial Regulation
, 16 December 2019
China’s Digital Nationalism and the Hong Kong Protests
, 5 September 2019
An Interview with Florian Schneider
The Bitcoin El Dorado
, 27 December 2018
Conceived by its inventors as the basis of a new monetary order, Bitcoin seems to have been overtaken by finance and become...
: Chinese and Online
, 11 October 2018
After surfacing in the 1990s, the LGBT movement has continued to take hold in China, despite the new Chinese leadership’s...
, 6 July 2017
To increase citizen participation and political responsiveness, today new civic tech claims to be ‘hacking’ democracy. Going...
We Don’t Need Another Hero: Understanding Digifeminism
, 16 May 2016
An Interview with Angela Washko
Civic Hacking and our Political Future
, 25 February 2016
An Interview with Audrey Tang
Big Data: The Far West of Information?
, 17 September 2015
An Interview with Pierre-Michel Menger & Simon Paye
Confusion on the Commons
, 8 December 2014
At a time when the issue of intellectual property dominates the Internet, the struggle for control of the digital universe is...
Web Activism in São Paulo: New Political Practices
Rita de Cássia Alves Oliveira
, 14 July 2014
In September 2011, Ocupa Sampa, a Brasilian activist movement started to occupy Sao Paulo’s center, adopting the same strategy...
The Book: Its Past, Its Future
, 14 October 2013
An interview with Roger Chartier
The Commons, Old and New
Eva Hemmungs Wirtén
, 17 June 2013
From Land Use to Information Sharing
Debate, Democracy and the Public Sphere
, 8 January 2013
In our second winter selection of reviews and essays, Books & Ideas takes a look back at a few important articles...
The Internet and its Democratic Virtues
, 8 November 2012
What are the political characteristics of the internet revolution? Plunging into “internet democracy,” Dominique Cardon...
Campaigning for Ideas
Open Data As a Key to Citizen Empowerment
, 20 January 2012
An Interview with Dominique Cardon
Press and Democracy
, 13 December 2011
The media industry has undergone dramatic changes in its technologies and business models. To help us understand the effects...
‘Hacker’ Journalism - A New Utopia for the Press?
, 14 October 2011
This article explains why and how self-taught computer programmers, web entrepreneurs, web project managers, programmers from...
Risk and the Masses
, 3 December 2010
A historical reflection on the vaccination failure of 2009
Portrait of the intellectual as a
, 12 March 2010
Wikipedia and the question of scientific expertise
Designing wisdom through the Web: The passion of ranking
, 30 September 2008
How can people and computers be connected so that—collectively—they act more intelligently than any individuals, groups, or...
Is the Internet an instrument of democracy?
, 26 February 2008
Is the Internet an opportunity for or a threat to democracy? The sure way to a Balkanisation of public opinion or the seedbed...
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