I'd like to feature links and/or summaries of some articles on this page that have to do will the "current events" regarding the internet.

WikiLeaks and Hacktivist Culture by Peter Ludlow, The Nation, October 4, 2010- For some reason the AEA's filters block viewing this article at school. I'm not sure why, but I think it may be the word "hacktivist," because the Nation's website itesl and other articles published there are not blocked. Peter Ludlow, a professor of philosophy at Northwestern University, is the editor of Crypto Anarchy, Cyberstates, and Pirate Utopias.


7 Essential Skills You Didn't Learn in College, WIRED October 2010- It’s the 21st century. Knowing how to read a novel, craft an essay, and derive the slope of a tangent isn’t enough anymore. You need to know how to swim through the data deluge, optimize your prose for Twitter, and expose statistics that lie


Can You Survive Without Your Technology for 24 Hours? Psychology Today, October 2010

Why Facebook is Making you Happier Psychology Today, October 2010- If students are so "stressed" about technology, why are they also so happy?

How Facebook Makes us Unhappy The New Yorker, 2014- Sort of the opposite of the article above