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Sales Pitches From Your Refrigerator

Author(s): 
Ryan Calo
Publication Date: 
September 8, 2013
Publication Type: 
Other Writing

Part of the New York Times Room for Debate series.

Everyday devices are getting smarter, more connected. Soon your refrigerator will tell you when it’s time to buy milk. But as long as the fridge is making suggestions, why not suggest a particular brand? And did you know you can save 10 cents if you also buy the same brand’s new ice cream?

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'Revenge porn' should be a crime

Author(s): 
Danielle Citron
Publication Date: 
August 29, 2013
Publication Type: 
Other Writing

"Jane" allowed her ex-boyfriend to take her naked photograph because, he assured her, it would be for his eyes only. After their breakup, the man betrayed her trust.

On the revenge porn site UGotPosted, he uploaded her naked photo and contact information. Jane received calls, e-mails, and Facebook friend requests from hundreds of strangers, many of whom wanted sex.

Read the entire op-ed on CNN.  Read more about 'Revenge porn' should be a crime

NSA, DEA, IRS Lie About Fact That Americans Are Routinely Spied On By Our Government: Time For A Special Prosecutor

Author(s): 
Jennifer Granick
Publication Date: 
August 14, 2013
Publication Type: 
Other Writing

It seems that every day brings a new revelation about the scope of the NSA’s heretofore secret warrantless mass surveillance programs. And as we learn more, the picture becomes increasingly alarming. Read more about NSA, DEA, IRS Lie About Fact That Americans Are Routinely Spied On By Our Government: Time For A Special Prosecutor

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