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Data doesn’t always tell the whole story — here’s why

Data and statistics can reinforce societal gender gaps and stereotypes, since they can lead to the wrong conclusions. 

Analysing ever-increasing amounts of data — particularly digital data — is generally considered the Holy Grail of categorising people’s behaviour to target services in line with it. 881 more words

Communication And Culture

Millennial Tech and the Digital Divide

In August, I volunteered to be Media Director for a local non-profit. It’s been a lot of fun, and a lot of frustrating. I found myself–before I could even get started on typical Media Director stuff–educating the members on the basics of technology. 1,101 more words


Monopolists of Data Like Google Are Threatening the Economy

Description: The White House recently released a report about the danger of big data in our lives. Its main focus was the same old topic of how it can hurt customer privacy. 188 more words

Business Model

Week 14: Digital Divide and Inequality

(From Clayton)

Drake Explains Why “Hotline Bling” and D.R.A.M.’s “Cha Cha” Sound Similiar

Consider the Drake/D.R.A.M hybridity example from one of our previous classes:


http://www.complex.com/music/2015/10/drake-explains-hotline-bling-cha-cha-connection-fader-interview… 65 more words

Critical Reading (Online Discussion)

BroadbandUSA Webinar - Rural Broadband and Digital Inclusion Planning - Part 1: Gathering Information (Dec 10)

BroadbandUSA Webinar

Rural Broadband and Digital Inclusion Planning – Part 1: Gathering Information

December 10, 2015, 1:30-3PM EST

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7867503046359460354

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) BroadbandUSA team invites you to a webinar on broadband and digital inclusion planning in rural areas.    97 more words


Digital Storytelling Show and Tell: 2015 #MNBroadband Conference

We were pleased to see youth share their experience and learning from Wednesday’s Digital Storytelling Workshop. Moderated by Frank Odasz, Lone Eagle Consulting

  • Fond du Lac Ojibwe School: Jacob Ammesmaki, Mary Ammesmaki, Dakota Barney, Brea Hoagland, Michael Sayers, Quintana White…
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Digital Inclusion Strategies: 2015 #MNBroadband Conference

Digital Inclusion Strategies featuring show and tell sessions on a range of digital literacy projects and a discussion of how to better run programs.

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