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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

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

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

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

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