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PdF2008: Edwards, Lessig, Zittrain, Pesce Keynotes Are Up on

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, July 2 2008

The first videos of plenary sessions from "Personal Democracy Forum 2008: Rebooting the System" are now available on our channel at Now playing: Elizabeth (and John) Edwards, Lawrence Lessig, ... Read More

Daily Digest: The Mobilized Mob Does as It Pleases

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, June 30 2008

A group on urging the senator to vote against surveillance bill that includes retroactive telecom immunity breaks into the top five groups on the campaign's own social-networking site; Obama supporters ... Read More

Daily Digest: Obama's Surveillance Stand Shakes the Netroots

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, June 26 2008

As Barack Obama's support for a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act that includes telecom immunity causes, in the words of one blogger, "a shift in the zeitgeist online," can his online fundraising hold up?; John ... Read More

PdF 2008: Elizabeth (and John) Edwards Drop in on the Conference via Skype Video

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, June 26 2008

Here's the clip of Andrew Rasiej interviewing Elizabeth Edwards at home via Skype video Monday at PdF2008, when John Edwards happens to drop in. They discuss the impact of the Internet on politics 2008. Edwards says it's ... Read More

Learning from YouTube Masters

BY Editors | Wednesday, June 25 2008

I just finished spending the last two days at the Personal Democracy Forum's annual conference in New York, "Rebooting the System." In addition to learning from technocrats and politicos buzzing with great ideas and ... Read More

Daily Digest: PdF '08 Roundup -- Crickets Seem to Greet "McCain is Aware of the Internet" Meme

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, June 25 2008

We've got one more round-up of the extensive coverage of Personal Democracy Forum '08 and we ask the question: was this the most mediated conference in all of recorded history? Also: where is the online right's defense ... Read More

PdF2008: BREAKING: "John McCain is Aware of the Internet"

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, June 24 2008

Yesterday, things got a bit heated on the plenary session with the presidential campaign internet staffers. Mark Soohoo, the deputy internet director of the John McCain, was defending his boss for not personally ... Read More

Daily Digest: PdF '08 Day One -- And So It Begins

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, June 23 2008

Personal Democracy Forum 2008 has kicked off with a bang. In today's digest we've got pointers to conference coverage all over the world live web. Read More

PdF2008 Session on World Live Web, Live on the Web

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, June 23 2008

Here's the archive of live feed from Robert Scoble's Nokia N95 that he is using during the PdF2008 panel on "Making and Building the World Live Web." Read More

Watch This Space For PdF2008 Live!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Saturday, June 21 2008

I'll be going live to the web from time-to-time during the next two-and-a-half days as PdF2008 gets under way, using a Nokia N95 mobile phone, and if you want to watch, just bookmark this page. You can also follow me on ... Read More