A short Prezi on what bots are and how they impact public opinion.
(I just wrote this for Yale Press’s Blog.) Since the great tragedy of Charlie Hebdo, politicians and pundits around the world have succumbed to the notion that social media, such as Facebook and Twitter, are to blame for violent online extremism. They argue that social media is not only a […]
Our book Democracy’s Fourth Wave? Digital Media and the Arab Spring was published under a modified Creative Commons license with Oxford University Press. Oxford has provided a publication quality PDF of the full manuscript for download. Howard, Philip N. and Muzammil Hussain. Democracy’s Fourth Wave? Digital Media and the Arab Spring. New […]
(I just wrote this on CES for Yale Press’s Blog.) The excitement of this year’s CES—the enormous technology show and tell event that just ended in Las Vegas—was about the “internet of things.” Stoves and baby bottles will soon be smart, and the devices you already have will be smarter. […]