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Yes, Twitter is putting tweets in your timeline from people you don’t follow

It is no secret that Twitter has been experimenting with adding tweets into people’s timelines from accounts that they don’t follow. Now the social...

The state wants to spy on us but is it up to the...

Many moons ago, shortly after Edward Snowden’s revelations about the NSA first appeared, I wrote a column which began, “Repeat after me: Edward Snowden...

False flags and other media crimes – Serbia vs Albania

October 15, 2014   How did the British press report last evening’s abandoned Serbia vs Albania Euro 2016 qualifier? Nearly all made basic errors in fact,...

Australian public diplomacy the real loser in ABC cuts

Journalists are often advised to report the story, not become part of it, but Australia's coverage of and broadcasting to Asia have been making...

US Counterterrorism Communications Center Running Public Diplomacy, Not Infowar

  The US State Department's Center for Strategic Counterterrorism Communications (CSCC) is conducting public diplomacy, not information warfare against the Islamic State (IS) and other...

Small states need cyber diplomacy

Estonia is one of Europe’s smallest countries but it has network power out of all proportion to its size. By joining the European Union...

As The Arab Spring Turns To Fall, A Lingering Hope For Peace Through Tech

  Two decades after he served as the chief negotiator for peace talks between the then Yasser Arafat-led Palestine Liberation Organization and Israel under Yitzhak...

GORAN TEŠIĆ: JAVNA DIPLOMATIJA, MEKA SILA I BIG DATA

četvrtak, 21 novembar 2013 13:38 Javna i digitalna diplomatija i korišćenje Big data u funkciji meke sile predstavljaju danas važne instrumente u borbi za uticaj...

China, Africa, and Neo-Colonialism

Writing in 1965 on the continued underdevelopment of the newly-independent states of Sub-Saharan Africa, Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah suggested that in place of direct...

How Seriously Should the Threat of Cyber Warfare be Taken?

Cyber warfare is very much a contentious issue. To briefly illustrate this, in 1993, John Arquilla and David Ronfeldt wrote an article entitled “Cyber...