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Comcast plays dirty

The Ames Courtroom at Harvard Law School was full past capacity Monday morning.
Seat-fillers "bused in" for net neutrality hearings
By MIKE MILIARD  |  February 26, 2008
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Browsing ahead

All that online talk (nine billion Google hits and counting) notwithstanding, “Web 3.0” won’t be happening any time soon.
You can’t do much when you’re dead   — but you can still send e-mail. That’s just one Internet innovation that will loom large in 2008
By MIKE MILIARD  |  December 26, 2007
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Beyond YouTube

A year and a half ago, when I went to Worcester to profile the  Participatory Culture Foundation (PCF) , online video was still in its nascence. But the PCF knew it was coming, and knew it was gonna be big.
David and Goliath
By MIKE MILIARD  |  February 21, 2007
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Look, Ma! No TV!

As Internet video clips proliferate and spread like kudzu, it’s getting hard to keep up on all that’s out there just waiting to be watched.
A democratic Youtube
By MIKE MILIARD  |  February 18, 2006
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Frontier justice

Log on. Check your Gmail. Click the URLs your friend just sent. One’s a blog entry about electronic voting machines, the other is a news story about warrantless wiretapping. Grit your teeth.
As the Internet and other shifting technologies dominate our lives, is the EFF the new ACLU?
By MIKE MILIARD  |  February 09, 2006