$38 Script Spawns Dozens of Free Spotify-Like Sites
When an Argentinian news site tipped us off about a new streaming platform last month, first impressions were good. Wefre (now defunct) was…
In The Internet Age, Radio Still rules The World
The United Nations cultural agency UNESCO has marked World Radio Day by calling for more freedom of expression and wider access to information in…
This Valentine’s Day, a Crash Course in Thinking Critically About Love
Picture shared by Pixabay.com and labeled for reuse. The personal is political has been the rallying slogan for women movements since the late…
Seeing Beyond The Hubris Of Facebook’s Free Basics Fiasco
Facebook's Free Basics was an ill-conceived effort to bring Internet access to the poor in India. It created a walled garden in which Facebook and…
Death row teens: He’d committed a vicious murder at 16, but was he really incapable of change?
In 1987, when I first interviewed James Morgan, he was on death row in Florida, sentenced to die in the electric chair for murdering a widow in a…
Reluctant Wikipedia Lifts Lid On $2.5M Internet Search Engine Project
The Wikimedia Foundation has finally disclosed details of its controversial Knowledge Engine grant -- and it confirms that Wikipedia is getting…