I’m sick of all the lips flapping with that dirty “i” word: “innovation.”Leave a Comment
Samantha Burton Posts
But the thought of the Internet as ‘a new human right’ never sat well with me. So this week, I decided to do something novel: read the UN report that started that trend for myself.
And guess what? That’s not what it says.Leave a Comment
I like words. Words are important.
Words can also be confusing – especially in English, where we like to use the same words (sometimes, but not always, with slightly different spelling) to mean very different things.
One lesson that’s stuck out to me recently, is that internet and the Internet and the web are not the same.Leave a Comment
Who knew there were so many awesome events, where Internet groupies can get together to talk about this vital public resource that quietly facilitates freedom of speech and an endless supply of cat videos, all in a day’s work.
Here’s a short, incomplete and Sam-leaning list of events where you can talk about the Internet, IRL, in 2016.Leave a Comment