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Soon after Google was founded, it adopted a corporate motto: don’t be evil. Since then, it has been the dominant curator of digital information, cornered the market on private email, and made personal information publicly available in unprecedented fashion. While it provides critical social and economic services for free, it has amassed enormous power over information exchange around the world. Has Google violated its “don’t be evil” motto?

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Harry Lewis

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Harry Lewis
  • Dean of Harvard College, Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science at Harvard
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Harry Lewis, Boston Globe November 5, 2008

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Harry Lewis, Christian Science Monitor October 7, 2008

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Harry Lewis, Business Week August 4, 2008

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Harry Lewis, Boston Herald September 20, 2008

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Harry Lewis, Boston Globe June 14, 2008

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Randal C. Picker

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Randal C. Picker
  • Paul H. and Theo Leffmann Professor of Commercial Law at the University of Chicago Law School
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Randal C. Picker, University of Chicago Law School June, 2008

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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Siva Vaidhyanathan

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Siva Vaidhyanathan
  • Chair, Department of Media Studies, University of Virginia & Author of The Googlization of Everything
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College students in America are not as ‘digital’ as we might wish to pretend.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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"Can Silicon Valley recapture the hold it once had on our imaginations? Probably not. That’s for the best."

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Siva Vaidhyanathan on the Brian Lehrer Show April 11, 2012

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Siva Vaidhyanathan interview with Katy Waldman, Slate, April 11, 2012

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Siva Vaidhyanathan interview with Andrew Keen, TechCrunch, March 23, 2011

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Siva Vaidhyanathan interview with Nora Young, Spark, CBC, May 2, 2011

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Esther Dyson

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Esther Dyson
  • Investor and Director of 23andMe and Yandex
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Interview by Charlie Rose August 14, 2007

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Jim Harper

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Jim Harper
  • Director of Information Policy Studies at the Cato Institute
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Jeff Jarvis

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Jeff Jarvis
  • Director, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism
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Jeff Jarvis argues, “We are sharing a billion things a day on Facebook alone because we want to, because we find value in it. That’s where the discussion should begin, with the power of publicness, not with the presumption of privacy.”

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Jeff Jarvis argues, “The problem with much of that so-called social-media work is that the goal is still to drive traffic back to the media site … If we instead judge our value on how well we inform people and how much we help them solve their problems and meet their goals, then we will go to wherever they are and use the tools at hand to deliver value the best way we can.”

Saturday, August 6, 2016

 Jeff Jarvis argues, “Twitter has also been crucial to amplifying the voices of activists, providing a platform for experiences of violence and oppression that conventional media would ignore.”

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Jeff Jarvis is of the view that “almost all of what we do online is valuable and enjoyable but there are always things we can do to improve the experience and act more responsibly.”

Friday, November 18, 2016
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Jeff Jarvis argues, “I am hopeful that Facebook’s effort to encourage ‘meaningful interactions’ could lead to greater civility in our conversations, which society desperately needs.”

Friday, June 8, 2018
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Jeff Jarvis argues that the internet enables people to communicate directly to each other. 

Thursday, July 10, 2014

“The News Integrity Initiative will be run as an independent project by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism under the auspices of the School’s Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism, whose director is Professor Jeff Jarvis.”

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Jeff Jarvis, Guardian September 15, 2008

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Jeff Jarvis, New York Post June 9, 2008

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Jeff Jarvis, BuzzMachine October 13, 2008

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Jeff Jarvis, BuzzMachine September 13, 2008

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Jeff Jarvis, BuzzMachine September 9, 2008

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Overview/History

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Monday, September 8, 2008
Michael Liedtke
Saturday, September 6, 2008
Matt Hartley
Sunday, August 17, 2008
David Smith
Monday, January 14, 2008
Ken Auletta
Monday, April 9, 2007
Fred Vogelstein

Copyright: YouTube

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Wednesday, July 9, 2008
Kevin J. Delaney

Google News

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Thursday, September 11, 2008
Michael O'Neal
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
Miguel Helft

Privacy

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Sunday, June 17, 2007
Lisa Vaas
Friday, February 22, 2008
Saul Hansell
Sunday, February 24, 2008
Saul Hansell
Sunday, October 21, 2007
John Arlidge

Privacy: Cloud Computing

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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Friday, September 12, 2008
John B. Horrigan

Privacy: Chrome

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Privacy: Maps

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Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Lance Ulanoff
Saturday, October 11, 2008
Amy McConnell Schaarsmith

Privacy: Health Records

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Tuesday, June 3, 2008
Patrick O'Donnell
Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Scott Anderson

China/Global Network Initiative

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Thursday, March 27, 2008
Deborah Fallows
Sunday, April 23, 2006
Clive Thompson

Monopoly: Yahoo

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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Wednesday, November 5, 2008
Joelle Tessler
Friday, September 12, 2008
Joe Nocera
Wednesday, September 9, 2009
John R. Wilke
Sunday, September 21, 2008
Randall Stross

Monopoly: Double Click

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Friday, December 21, 2007
Catherine Rampell

White Space

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Priya Ganapati
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Priya Ganapati
Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Joelle Tessler
Monday, November 3, 2008
Matt Richtel
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
Marguerite Reardon
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
Brian Deagon

Android

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Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Miguel Helft
Thursday, October 16, 2008
Edward C. Baig

Satellites

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Wednesday, September 10, 2008
J.R. Raphael
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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Friday, November 7, 2008
Peter Eisler
Tuesday, July 22, 2008
Sharon Weinberger
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
Noah Shachtman
Monday, March 12, 2007
Kelly Hearn

Sea-Based Servers

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Thursday, September 18, 2008
Mike Steere

Energy

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Harpers Magazine
Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Miguel Helft
Saturday, October 18, 2008
Dr. Michael Economides

Google.org

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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Friday, January 18, 2008
Kevin J. Delaney

Future Projects

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Tuesday, September 9, 2008
Joseph Schuman
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
eWeek
Monday, April 21, 2008
Marjorie Backman

Making Us Stupid?

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Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Madison Park
Monday, August 1, 2016
Nicholas Carr

Percent of Search Market

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Best Reputation

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