Ralph Pordzik (Wurzburg): Travellers in Technotopia: Culture, Globalisation and Technology in Postcolonial Utopian Fiction. Molly Land (NYLS): Toward an International Law of the Internet. From Digital Education and Culture, Dale Leorke (Melbourne): Rebranding the Platform: The Limitations of “Platform Studies”. How much tech can one city take? Shaken by the latest digital gold rush, San Francisco struggles for its soul. Daniel D. Garcia-Swartz reviews The Digital Flood: The Diffusion of Information Technology across the U.S., Europe, and Asia by James W. Cortada. Stuart Macdonald reviews Policing Cyber Hate, Cyber Threats and Cyber Terrorism by Imran Awan and Brian Blakemore. What turned Jaron Lanier against the Web? The digital pioneer and visionary behind virtual reality has turned against the very culture he helped create. Is the Web getting worse? Navneet Alang wants to know. Why smart glasses might not make you smarter: Elise Ackerman interviews wearable-computer pioneer Steve Mann. How technology has restored the soul of politics: An interview with Joe Trippi. Can technology make you happy? Yes, and it can make your office a better place to work, too. This is the exact date when our computer world ends.

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