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Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
One of the most puzzling aspects of new wave of digitally-fueled movements has been their boom-bust cycle. Digital technologies have empowered movements to coordinate, to puncture censorship and to publicize their own narrative. Global discontent runs high, and the number of protests...
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

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Monday, March 28, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Political actors around the world are beginning to use social bots—automated software programs designed to interact with and imitate human users–to manipulate public opinion. Social bots have been used across numerous online platforms to spread various forms of propaganda, flood newsfeeds with political spam, and pad politicians’ social media...

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Many online markets are dominated by firms offering services for “free”, in exchange for the tracking of personal data. There are niche services that offer more privacy in exchange for less performance or convenience. But they are not as popular. What is puzzling is that a considerable portion of users say they are concerned about their online...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

The original Internet design combined technical, organizational, and cultural characteristics that decentralized power along diverse dimensions. Decentralized institutional, technical, and market power maximized freedom to operate and innovate at the expense of control. Market developments and the politics of security have introduced new points...

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:15pm

What is the current state of internet accessibility, and what technologies and policies can help protect international security and human rights in this area? This conference will explore research by both computer scientists and political scientists into internet censorship, interference, and control. We will consider interdisciplinary...

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 12:30pm

Location: 3rd Floor Open Space

This panel discussion and demonstration will focus on the technology behind — and implications of — new experiments in journalistic storytelling that involve VR technology. Panelists Dan Pacheco and Nonny de la Peña are innovators in immersive journalism, an emerging narrative form that...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Food and discussion begin at 12:30pm. Open to current Princeton faculty, staff, and students. Open to members of the public by invitation only. Please contact Laura Cummings-Abdo at lcumming@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending a particular...

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

As digital technologies evolve and become more prevalent, their impact on people with disabilities becomes increasingly critical. Design choices can hinder use (for example, failure to include alt text for images can make a page incomprehensible to a blind user), can seek to improve accessibility, or can increase the number of possible users...

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