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  1. Jul 2019
    1. (The Gates and Hewlett Foundations and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative are among the many funders of The Hechinger Report.

      An important disclosure here, given a paragraph or two above:

      This story was published in partnership with The Hechinger Report, a nonprofit independent news organization focussed on inequality and innovation in education.

  2. Jun 2019
  3. Dec 2018
    1. The quality of self-disclosure refers to the extent to which the software renders visible the ways in which it effects us as subjects. Self-disclosure calls users’ awareness to what the software is trying to make of them, and it both intro-duces a critical distance between users and interactions, and also creates opportunities for users to define themselves for software.

      Quality of self-disclosure -- how technology brackets user identity that is relevant to the software/product and renders the rest of us as invisible

  4. Jan 2018
    1. To be sure, a study released by a pro-Title II special interest this week claimed that there had been no such decline. But that report makes basic mistakes, like counting network investment in Mexico as network investment in the United States.

      Have there been any other studies done? Who is this pro-Title II special interest?

    2. In sum, we had a free and open Internet—one in which consumers reaped immense benefits.

      I believe that he's implying consumers benefited by having a choice of connectivity speeds, which would allow options in price to be more personalized for the end user.

  5. Jul 2017
  6. Sep 2015
    1. Keyan Tomaselli does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond the academic appointment above.

      As people have pointed out in the comments, author is Editor in Chief of Critical Arts. Relevant for potential conflict of interest given this paragraph:

      Taylor & Francis in particular, via a development strategy with selected South African journals, initially facilitated by the National Research Foundation and Unisa Press, helped to position many of these titles as global, rather than only local. In so doing, they catapulted South African authors into global research networks.

  7. Sep 2014