Surprise Echo Owners, You're Now Part of Amazon's Random Social Network
This is a unique aspect to being a consumer of the Internet of Things: The things stay connected to the company you bought them from, which means the company can push down an update from afar and change them into, well, other things. Overnight, the Echo went from being a voice-activated Google search to a device that could be networked to a bunch of other devices.
internetOfThings  privacy 
7 days ago
Team Trump Used Obamacare Money to Run PR Effort Against It
Authority is constructed and contextual:

"In the Obama administration, this piece of online real estate featured direct links for consumers to apply for coverage and infographic breakdowns of the ACA’s benefits and critical dates. Since Trump was inaugurated, it has been retrofitted into an bulletin board for information critical of the law."
medical  government  informationLiteracy 
7 days ago
« earlier      
academia accessibility adjuncts altmetrics archives art asia australia awesomeness backup bestpractices bibliography bigdata biology bitrot blogging book books business canada ce_rdm censorship chemistry citation citizenscience cloudstorage code collaboration collectiondevelopment comic communication computerscience copyright course crafting crowdsourcing culturalheritage cyberinfrastructure data dataanalysis databases datacuration datahorrorstories datainformationliteracy datajournal datamining dataownership datapolicy datapolicypaper datarepository dataretention datareuse datascience dataservices datasharing deidentification design digitalhumanities digitalpreservation digitization diversity dmca dmp doi drm ebooks education elabnotebooks embargo etextbooks ethics europe example fairuse fileformats filenaming foia fraud freespeech funding gadget game gaming gis globalwarming government gradschool hardware history horrorstories humanities humor images impactfactor impostersyndrome informationliteracy informationoverload informationretrieval instruction intellectualproperty internet internetofthings irb iwanttogotothere jobs journalism journals labnotebooks law lawsuit legal legalinfo legislation lgbtq libguide librarians libraries licensing linkeddata list loci management marketing maternalwall math me media medical metadata metrics minorities misconduct motivation negativeresults netneutrality networking obsolescence openaccess opendata openeducation opennotebookscience openscience opensource ostpmemo outreach passwords patents paywall peerreview physics policies politics preprints presenting preservation privacy priviledge publicdomain race racism rdh regex repository reproducibility research retractions safety scholarlypublishing science scientists search security semanticweb serialscrisis sexism sketchnotes skill socialjustice socialmedia socialscience software spreadsheets standards statistics storage strategicplanning studentdata students successstories supremecourt sustainability technology tenure termsofservice textanalysis textmining thesaurus theses tool toread trumpsci tutorial uk usa uwm ux vendors versioncontrol video visualization websitedesign wisconsin women workflow writing xkcd

Copy this bookmark: