Sello Propio: Cristián Warnken revisa lo humano en la era digital – El Mostrador

El ex animador de “La Belleza de Pensar”, quién, recientemente ha calificado el tablet como el “nuevo ravotril”, propone discutir en las charlas qué estrategias educativas y políticas debemos tomar en una era en que las relaciones humanas más íntimas se ven amenazadas por una cultura digital individualista.

Fuente: Sello Propio: Cristián Warnken revisa lo humano en la era digital – El Mostrador


A Conversation on Privacy With Edward Snowden, Noam Chomsky, and Glenn Greenwald

NSA WHISTLEBLOWER Edward Snowden joined MIT professor Noam Chomsky and The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald on Friday for a discussion on privacy rights hosted by the University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. The panel was moderated by Nuala O’Connor, the president of the Center for Democracy and Technology.

Fuente: A Conversation on Privacy With Edward Snowden, Noam Chomsky, and Glenn Greenwald


‘China’s Web Junkies’ – NYTimes.com

‘China’s Web Junkies’ – NYTimes.com.

Compulsive Internet use has been categorized as a mental health issue in many countries, including the United States, but China was among the first to label “Internet addiction” a clinical disorder.

In this Op-Doc video, we show the inner workings of a rehabilitation center where Chinese teenagers are “deprogrammed.” The Internet Addiction Treatment Center, in Daxing, a suburb of Beijing, was established in 2004. It was one of the first of its kind – and there are now hundreds of treatment programs throughout China andSouth Korea. (The first inpatient Internet addiction program in the United States recently opened in Pennsylvania.)