edited by David Parry
In 1996 when John Perry Bartlow wrote A Cyberspace Independence Declaration, internet pioneers hoped that the online world Bartlow was describing would come to pass. While Bartlow’s rhetoric was admittedly 'grandiose,' his central claim, that the internet was a place of freedom separate from the limits of the physical world, reflected the utopic atmosphere of the time. The technological revolution, in particular the rise of the digital network, seemed to point to a future 'where anyone, anywhere may express his or her beliefs, no matter how singular, without fear of being coerced into silence or conformity' (Bartlow, 1996). While not everyone in the late 90s could be characterized as a cyberutopian, the dominant mood harbored a sense that the digital network would bring with it newfound, unregulatable freedoms. (more...)
Knowing Everything: Data Mining
- Daniel Gayo-Avello
- All Liaisons are Dangerous When All Your Friends Are Known to Us
- Sang Hoon Lee
- Googling Social Interactions: Web Search Engine Based Social Network Construction
- Mahnoosh Khloghi and Mohammadreza Keyvanpour
- An Analytical Framework for Data Stream Mining Techniques Based on Challenges and Requirements
- Tamer Abuhmed et al.
- A Survey on Deep Packet Inspection for Intrusion Detection System
Somebody is Watching You: Video Surveillance
- Yassine Benabbas, Nacim Ihaddadene, and Chaabane Djeraba
- Motion Pattern Extraction and Even Detection for Automatic Visual Surveillance
- Alexander Artikis and Georgios Paliouras
- A Logic Programming Approach to Behaviour Recognition
- T.P. Pushpavath et al.
- GPRS Video Streaming Surveillance System GVS
- Renzo De Nardi et al.
- SwarMAV: A Swarm of Miniature Aerial Vehicles
Monitoring Bodies: Surveilling Health
- Daniel Chandramohan et al.
- Should Data from Demographic Surveillance Systems Be Made More Widely Available to Researchers
- Alireza Taravat Najafabad et al.
- Web GIS and Public Health
- Stuart Rennie et al.
- Conducting Unlinked Anonymous HIV Surveillance in Developing Countries: Ethical, Epidemiological, and Public Health Concerns
- Emily Chan et al.
- Using Web Search Query Data to Monitor Dengue Epidemics: A New Model for Neglected Tropical Disease Surveillance
Judging Privacy: Legal Issues
- Samuel D. Warren, Louis D. Brandeis
- The Right to Privacy
- Daniel J. Solove
- Data Mining and the Security-Liberty Debate
- Omer Tene
- What Google Knows: Privacy and Internet Search Engines
- Paul Ohm
- The Rise and Fall of Invasive ISP Surveillance
Appendix: How It Works
- Emily Steel
- A Web Pioneer Profiles Users by Name
- The Wall Street Journal
- Cracking the Code
- Ted Morgan – Location Makes Mobile Mobile
- David Bond
- Erasing David
- Ondi Timoner
- We Live in Public