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Pdf Live: A Symposium on Wikileaks and Internet Freedom

BY Nancy Scola | Saturday, December 11 2010

Today's "PdF Symposium on Wikileaks and Internet Freedom" in New York City will, if all goes well, be livestreamed above. The event runs from 10am to 2pm east coast time, and here's where you can check out the day's schedule. Here's a page capturing all the "live" resources for today, and the hashtag that has emerged for the event is #pdfleaks. Enjoy.

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How Facebook's trending topics feed is wrecking political news; debating the FBI's need for an encrypted phone "backdoor"; democratizing crisis data; and much, much more. GO

friday >

First POST: Tracking

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thursday >

First POST: Hosts

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tuesday >

First POST: Burrowing

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