Internet

  • Virtual values

    Virtual values

    Clay Hamilton, 12 Apr 2013

    What are our virtual values relating to rights, fairness, and the balancing of harms and benefits, as those notions play out on the internet? A new video series looks for an answer.

  • The one that should get away

    The one that should get away

    Jeff Gire, 26 Feb 2013

    An internet ethicist speaks about the right to online anonymity and preparing a generation of Net users against hoaxes.

  • To track or not to track—that is the question

    To track or not to track—that is the question

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 21 Feb 2013

    Or is it? An Internet ethics expert on why the answer isn’t so simple.

    Winter 2013

  • Is Pope Benedict's Twitter pilgrimage ministry?

    Is Pope Benedict's Twitter pilgrimage ministry?

    Elizabeth Drescher, 27 Jan 2013

    New media and religion scholar Elizabeth Drescher asks whether the Pope on Twitter really represents a digital ministry. Should it?

  • What does ‘do not track’ even mean?

    What does ‘do not track’ even mean?

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 17 Jan 2013

    Internet ethics expert Irina Raicu J.D. ’09 considers why not all tracking is equal and why context is crucial.

  • What we talk about when we talk about 'like'

    What we talk about when we talk about 'like'

    Irina Raicu J.D. ’09, 17 Oct 2012

    Internet ethics expert Irina Raicu considers why clicking a button isn’t necessarily an endorsement.

  • A Constitution for Facebook Nation

    A Constitution for Facebook Nation

    Clay Hamilton, 24 Feb 2012

    Chicago author and law professor Lori Andrews spoke about online privacy issues on March 8.

  • Internet, we have a problem.

    Internet, we have a problem.

    Sam Scott ’96, 2 Oct 2010

    One winter day, Dan Kaminsky ’02 stumbled upon a hole in the Web that could make for a hacker’s field day. It wasn’t a flaw with a browser or a piece of hardware. It lay in the foundation of the Internet itself.

    Fall 2010