Category Archives: Civil Society

Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow (70) passed away, may he RIP.

[[ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WS9DhSIWR0 ]] Barlow passed away on February 8, 2018. He was a great inspirator for freedom of expression online and coined the name “Cyberspace” (the worldwide Civil Society community of online connected people, freely imagining & sharing & creating thoughts … Continue reading

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Political Power of (Social) Networks

This is a log of publicly available information about [mass mental manipulation of voters with the help of ICT/ internet tools and social media] , in a number of countries. Roughly listed in sequence. From recent — back to 2015/2016. … Continue reading

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What IS Internet ? Sept. 3, 2015 version

((This is not The Internet [text stolen from René Magritte’s Pipe painting] , it shows the many thousands of links between AS addresses some years ago)) = Introduction Since a few years politicians from many nation state governments have started … Continue reading

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