ipad internet

The Internet is making it harder to measure how “informed” voters are

Facebook Tweet Reddit
There’s a growing gap between political knowledge and access to political knowledge.
Reddit (original image via Wikimedia Commons)

Redditors’ response to Reddit’s new anti-harassment policy justifies policy’s existence

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Angry redditors have a very different idea of free speech than the rest of us.
jtravolta

Scientology sure sounds a lot like the surveillance state

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Scientology is an absurd and coercive con, but we all give in to our own oppressors.
Kirsten-Gillibrand

Senator Gillibrand pushes for comprehensive online voter registration

Facebook Tweet Reddit
File this one under “How is this not already a thing?”
americablog

Write for AMERICAblog!

Facebook Tweet Reddit
We are growing, and we want you to be a part of it. If you want to write or know someone who can, let us know!
Stop Mass Surveillance, via Bocman1973 / Shutterstock.com

Responding to oligarchic corporatism and government surveillance in the 21st Century

Facebook Tweet Reddit
How to understand and live in the world of Big (Government) Data and corporate complicity.
monty-python-spam

Thank George Bush for exempting political email from spam laws

Facebook Tweet Reddit
We can shake our fists in the general direction of Crawford, Texas, and at a village whose idiot protected spam.
featured-jackd

This is what a massive online privacy violation looks like

Facebook Tweet Reddit
2nd gay smartphone app “Jack’d” reveals exact location of gay men worldwide, including 282 in Iran.
grindr-featured-iran

Gay smartphone app Grindr permanently disables “distance” option

Facebook Tweet Reddit
In response to the disclosure of the location of 600,000 users, Grindr has turned off its “distance” function.
"Tsarina Putin."

Propaganda in the age of Putin

Facebook Tweet Reddit
How the Russians psyched out the Americans, and how America should respond.
devil-3x

A surreal Lawrence Welk devil video to go with my Comcast day-from-hell

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Yesterday ended up being a light posting day because… Comcast.
cat-americablog

AP, Reuters tell reporters to keep stories under 500 words

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Does size really matter for an increasingly online, and mobile, audience?
Money man via Shutterstock

Former Comcast & Verizon attorneys manage the FCC, are about to kill the Internet

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Why did Obama put telecoms in charge of the Internet. Why won’t FCC regulate the Internet as a utility? Same answe
© 2015 AMERICAblog News. All rights reserved. · Entries RSS