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“Linked Data Notifications” article earns ESWC2017 Best Student Paper award

By: Amy Guy As part of the work on decentralized architectures for the Web, researchers…

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IPRI MIT Funding Awards

MIT’s interdisciplinary Internet Policy Research Initiative (IPRI) awarded $1.5 million to researchers across campus working…

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CRTC Chairman Jean-Pierre Blais at MIT

By: Natalie Klym, Executive Director of MIT’s Communications Futures Program (CFP) April 24th, 2017 When…

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Blog: US Privacy Gap Widens

By Daniel Weitzner TL;DR After Congressional action repealing the FCC’s Broadband Internet Access Provider privacy…

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Blog: Algorithmic Accountability

Stop blaming the algorithm! Some paths forward on the question of algorithmic accountability By Marc Aidinoff…

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Learning from Tim Berners-Lee on the occasion of receiving the Turing Award

2017-04-04 By Daniel Weitzner On the happy occasion of Professor Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s receiving the…

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News: Tim Berners-Lee receives 2017 Turing Award

MIT Professor Tim Berners-Lee, the researcher who invented the World Wide Web and is one…

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Speech: Brenner – Protecting America’s Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Joel Brenner gave a presentation on protecting America’s critical infrastructure from cyber attacks to InfraGard,…

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Blog: What If You Could Control The Use Of Your Own Data? Building Decentralized Applications for the Social Web

Building Decentralized Applications for the Social Web…What If You Could Control The Use Of Your…

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Blog: Adapting NIEM Input For Automated Privacy Policy Reasoning

In the government technology and policy community, many difficulties arise in the effort to facilitate…

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