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Ours to Manage and to Own: Beyond the Sharing Economy

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Looking Beyond Platform Capitalism to a Shared Economy, Ours to Manage and to Own Location: Westminster Forum. 5th floor, Wells Street, University of Westminster. 32-38 Wells Street, London W1T 3UW. Date & Time: 25th May 2015, 1845 The backlash against ...

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Digital Citizenship – Give us the tools and we’ll finish the job

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Digital Britain: a passive theatre or wired carnival?   By Eva Pascoe, Chair and Co-Founder of Cybersalon Digital Futures Think-tank A recent poll has indicated that 70% of 18-22 year olds are disengaged from the political process and shunning both ...

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Wired Kids: Raising the Digital Natives

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Photo by Ilze Black Morgan Reede on the need to look beyond the future implications of technology as an exclusively adult concern.   Can you recall your most prized childhood memory? I can recall being five or so, sat knee-deep ...

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PROJECT CYBERSYN: Chile & the Socialist Internet

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6th December 2014 C1.18 (The Pavilion), University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, W1W 6UW London Free! Cybersalon, in conjunction with the Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster and Spring invites you to a special set of ...

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The Cloud: We’re Doing It Wrong

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James Moulding on the need to look beyond the corporate cloud to radically decentralised, secure and sustainable storage solutions. “It is time for the cloud to truly become a cloud, made up of a vast multitude of resource droplets that ...

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Summary of Reclaim Our Big Data – 29 April 2014

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To Care or Not To Care? Tues 29th April at LBi Digitas, Brick Lane Watch the video of the event. Choose a speaker from the menu on the right. Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t ...

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I Know What You Did Last Summer – on Pornography, Privacy and Pizza

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Eva Pascoe tracks the impact of  state and private surveillance on how we use the Internet, e-business and get data for smart cities. (This is a draft, comments welcomed!) “I know it when I see it” was the comment of a ...

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