Berkman Center Video Fishbowl
From Harvard University comes conversations with leading cyber-scholars, entrepreneurs, activists, and policymakers as they explore the bleeding edge of the internet and technology, democracy, law, and society. (Also available as audio) From the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University.Visit Show Website http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/med...
Jim Bessen on Economic Inequality and Technology: How Knowledge Sharing Helps
Today we feel the impact of technology everywhere except in ...
Today we feel the impact of technology everywhere except in our paychecks. In the past, technological advancements dramatically increased wages, but during the last three decades, the median wage has remained stagnant. Machines have taken over much of the
Willow Brugh on Distributed and Digital Disaster Response
The citizen response to 2012’s Hurricane Sandy was in many ...
The citizen response to 2012’s Hurricane Sandy was in many important ways more effective than the response from established disaster response institutions like FEMA. New York-based response efforts like Occupy Sandy leveraged existing community netw
Development in the Digital Age: The Role of Online Platforms & Payments in Enabling Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets
The Internet is democratizing access to the global marketplace for ...
The Internet is democratizing access to the global marketplace for millions of people around the world. Thanks to online platforms, payment systems and logistics services, companies, nonprofits and individuals can embark on global journeys like never befo
The Digital Problem-Solving Initiative (DPSI) at Harvard
The Digital Problem-Solving Initiative (DPSI, or “dip-see”) at Harvard University, ...
The Digital Problem-Solving Initiative (DPSI, or “dip-see”) at Harvard University, is an innovative and collaborative project, hosted through the Berkman Center. DPSI brings together a diverse group of learners (students, faculty, fellows, and