because we shifted our schedule, be sure to see the week 9/13 page for the reading assignment due Monday, 9/20
Topic: Copyright and Privacy Are we unwittingly relinquishing privacy to gain technological advancement? Are online publications helping or harming theÂ individuals who produce them?
Mon, 9/20: In class collaboration on project one presentations (please come prepared – i.e. plan in advance, bring notes, URLs, drafts, etc. – to work with your group in class today) (this was moved to Friday, 9/17)
Wed, 9/22: Copyright & Privacy: What are the important questions we need to consider?
a. Copyright: What is it? Do we need it?
b. Creative Commons:
c. Schneier â€œPrivacy in the Age of Persistenceâ€
d. Schneier on Youth and Privacy
e. Google analytics (data tracking, data persistence)
f. NPR: Tracking the Companies that Track You Online WSJ Analysis of Tracking Software (audio version below)
g. The Onion: “Google Responds to Privacy Concerns…”
Fri, 9/24: Guest Garrick Bodine, IT Manager Penn State, on Privacy: What are our attitudes toward privacy on the web? How much do we share? How might that information be read or used by others?