Category: berkeley

Trolls of the long-lived variety

wtf?, chilling effects, berkeley, wikipedia
Some of you close to me will know that I spent a brief period of unpleasantness trying to do good work on Wikipedia when I was in graduate school. I haven't made serious substantive edits to Wikipedia since that time. The "high-water mark" of that pe… more »

Rest in Peace, Yale Braunstein

berkeley, friends, policy, education, iSchool
[Yale Braunstein](http://people.ischool.berkeley.edu/~bigyale/), a professor at UC Berkeley's School of Information, passed away last night. Yale was a significant influence in reinforcing my interests in information and technology policy. In his Inf… more »

Open Government Workshop at CITP

open source, secrecy, privacy, politics, berkeley, friends, research, policy, usability, legal, princeton
Here at Princeton's CITP, we have a healthy interest in issues of open government and government transparency. With the release last week of the [Open Government Directive] by the Obama Administration, our normally gloomy winter may prove to be conside… more »

CA to Provide Precinct-Level Data

elections, standards, open source, berkeley, friends, research, policy, usability
Today, UC Berkeley Professors Philip Stark, Jasjeet Sekhon and Henry Brady, along with me, sent the California Secretary of State a brief comment about her [effort to provide precinct-level elections data](http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/sov/2009-specia… more »

ACCURATE comments on VVSG v1.1

elections, certification/testing, reform, standards, berkeley, friends, research, policy, usability
*(Cross-posted on the ACCURATE blog: [ACCURATE Comment on VVSG v1.1](http://accurate-voting.org/2009/09/28/accurate-comment-on-vvsg-v1-1/))* A Center for Correct, Usable, Reliable, Auditable and Transparent Elections (ACCURATE) submitted public comme… more »
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