The Center for Democracy and Technology is adding two big names to its roster. The digital civil liberties advocacy group announced on Monday that Lisa Hayes —who most recently was the vice president for development and senior counsel at the ... The Hill, 5 days ago
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The Center for International Media Assistance at the National Endowment for Democracy and Internews invite you to a panel discussion: Featuring: Ida Jooste ,Internews -@idajooste Craig Hammer , World Bank - @CraigHammer Tara Susman-Peña , ...Internews, 2 weeks ago
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These remarks are adapted from a talk at the Center for European Studies at Harvard on October 23. I see an increased nervousness in my country about America. Even though both our countries have an eagle on their coat of arms, people currently are ...Huffington Post, 1 day ago
Photo courtesy of Bob Graham Center. SUNY New Paltz has chosen to opt-out of an electronic voting system for students this election season. State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher announced on Oct. 2 that SUNY colleges and ...Individual.com, 1 day ago
SAN FRANCISCO The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday named an outspoken Internet privacy expert, Ashkan Soltani, as its chief technologist in a move that signals the agency's focus on protecting consumers' online privacy. A computer scientist ...FOXBusiness.com, 3 days ago FTC Names Privacy Expert as Chief Technologist ABC News, 3 days ago FTC names privacy expert Ashkan Soltani as chief technologist Times of India, 3 days ago
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Where's a bear when you need him? Video screenshot by Anthony Domanico/CNET Right around now during a midterm election year in the United States we find ourselves preoccupied with life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness...as well as the fear of ...CNET.co.uk, 2 days ago
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