Update about Rebecca (the Writer of Cybernid)

I just wanted to point everyone’s attention to my “About Rebecca” page! It is about me, why I write, and my experiences that gave me a sufficient background to write about the Internet. One of the wonderful people I follow on WordPress, Liz who writes at ec.cen.tric, gave me some great/invaluable advice that I should…

Is the Internet Making Us Crazy?

The story of The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha, by Miguel de Cervantes, later adapted into the popular musical Man of La Mancha, is about a man who “lays down the melancholy burden of sanity and conceives the strangest project ever imagined: to become a knight-errant, and sally forth to roam the world…

Are Your Tweets Protected?

Check out Kate Knibbs’s article “Why Twitter’s Privacy Fight Matters.” “Police arrested Malcolm Harris for disorderly conduct when he blocked traffic on the Brooklyn Bridge during the protests. This week, New York City Criminal Court Judge Matthew Sciarrino upheld a court order for the information and told Twitter to hand over access to Harris’ account, since the prosecution believes…