The State of Digital Rights: A Discussion

For the past few weeks, Mashable has been crowdsourcing a Digital Bill of Rights to highlight the digital freedoms and protections our readers feel each user should be guaranteed as a citizen of the Internet. After hundreds of comments and contributions on the Google Doc and through social

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Who’s Behind All These Anti-Obama Text Messages?

Have you been receiving anti-Obama text messages from a random address? You’re not alone – hundreds of people have said they’ve seen them on their phones. Speaking anecdotally, most of the people this writer has noticed reporting the anti-Obama texts are journalists and other politically-active

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YouTube and Netflix Could Win Emmy Awards

Could this finally be Julie Stiles’ year to win an Emmy? Probably not, because her web series about a hooker named Blue is the worst. However, she could be nominated and this might be the year YouTube and other digital series win big, according to John Leverence, the vice president of awards for

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Technology destroys people and places. Im rejecting it | Mark Boyle

From Wednesday, Im going to live without my laptop, internet, phone, washing machine or television. I want my life back. I want my soul back Ill never know how many people liked this article, shared it or found it irrelevant, anti-progressive or ironic. Nor will I get to read comments about my

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