The blog of the Science, Technology and Public Policy program of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
Monthly Archives: January 2012
By Dave Winer With Twitter’s 140 character limit there’s little focus to the discussion so far about the new filtering Twitter just announced. I offer my comments to add some substance to the discussion. First, we don’t know very much about … Continue reading
By John Briscoe  In my reading of history, every country which has successfully lifted its people out of poverty has done so primarily by building its basic productive capacity. Central to this process has been giving priority to improving the … Continue reading
by John Palfrey and Jonathan Zittrain When people took to the streets across the U.K. last summer, the Prime Minister suggested restricting access to the Internet to limit protestors’ ability to organize. The resulting debate complemented speculation on the effects … Continue reading