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Siva Vaidhyanathan

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Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, talks about his book The Googlization of Everything: And Why We Should Worry

Siva Vaidhyanathan will be reading tonight at 7pm at the Strand and speaking tomorrow at NYU.

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What Does Your E-mail Address Say About You?

Friday, December 24, 2010

What's in an @name? Alexandra Petri, a Washington Post columnist and a blogger with ComPost, thinks that your email address says a lot about you. She is joined by a panel of distinguished Brian Lehrer Show guests with retro email addresses who defend their digital identities: Doug Muzzio, professor of political science at Baruch College and host of "City Talk" on CUNY/TV; Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia; and Jami Floyd, broadcast journalist, legal analyst for cable and network news, and blogger at It's A Free Country.

Are you an email holdout? Defend your @compuserve, @aol, @mindspring... And does someone's email address say anything about them? Do you judge according to their @?

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What Does Your E-mail Address Say About You?

Friday, November 19, 2010

What's in an @name? Alexandra Petri, a Washington Post columnist and a blogger with ComPost, thinks that your email address says a lot about you.  She is joined by a panel of distinguished Brian Lehrer Show guests with retro email addresses who defend their digital identities: Doug Muzzio, professor of political science at Baruch College and host of "City Talk" on CUNY/TV; Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia; and Jami Floyd, broadcast journalist, legal analyst for cable and network news, and blogger at It's A Free Country.

Are you an email holdout? Defend your @compuserve, @aol, @mindspring... And does someone's email address say anything about them? Do you judge according to their @?

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Election Fall-Out: Net Neutrality, Freelancers, Space

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

We shine the spotlight on a few smaller issues that were affected significantly by the results of last Tuesday's election. Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, talks about the midterm elections, and what they will mean for net neutrality; also, Sara Horowitz, executive director of Working Today Freelancer's Union, talks about the midterm elections, and what they will mean for freelancers; then, Tariq Malik, Managing Editor for SPACE.com, talks about the midterm elections, and what they will mean for NASA and the American Space program.

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Net Neutrality Threatened?

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia and msnbc.com contributor, talks about the relationship between Google and Verizon and possible threats to net neutrality.

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Google leaves China

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, Siva Vaidhyanathan, talks about Google pulling out of China to detour around censorship restrictions.

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Google and China

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, talks about Google's threats to pull out of China.

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Net Neutrality

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

FCC Chair Julius Genachowski has proposed new net neutrality rules that will protect the free and unfettered internet and prohibit discrimination by ISP’s. Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, has the update.

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Regulating Google?

Friday, August 14, 2009

Jeff Jarvis, writer of the blog Buzzmachine.com, professor at the Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York and author of What Would Google Do?, and Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia and ...

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Free and Clear

Friday, August 14, 2009

Is Google so big it needs to be regulated as a public utility? Jeff Jarvis and Siva Vaidhyanathan discuss. Plus, Wired editor Chris Anderson on why “you get what you pay for” may not apply to digital information; transforming vacant residential developments into affordable housing; debunking medical myths; celebrating the ...

Regulate Google?

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Jeff Jarvis, writer of the blog Buzzmachine.com, professor at the Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York and author of What Would Google Do?, and Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia and ...

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Freedom Of Information

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Google is changing the world, but has the tech giant become too big, and should it be regulated as a public utility? Jeff Jarvis and Siva Vaidhyanathan discuss. Then, Wired editor Chris Anderson on his new book FREE: The Future of a Radical Price and why the most valuable information ...

Wireless Neutrality

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia, explains how Verizon banned the abortion rights group, Naral, from using their text messaging services, and then decided to reverse their decision.

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Searching for a New Cell Phone System

Monday, July 30, 2007

Google rules the world of search. Now it's taking on the cell phone industry giants. Find out how things might change with Siva Vaidhyanathan, associate professor of media studies and law at the University of Virginia.

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