This year has been a good one for us: we started in January, began work on our...

There is little empirical research on the effects of digital technology on politics, so the article on the democratic effects of the Internet in...

While at home in New Jersey for the Christmas holiday I happened to pick up my Mom's copy of Archaeology magazine and read...

Earlier this week Google launched a powerful tool for visualizing cultural trends. The modestly-named Books Ngram Viewer allows you to search the...
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Recent documents, obtained by The Guardian, that detail the allegations of rape and sexual assault again Wikileaks founder Julian Assange make...

There has recently been an excellent debate going on over...

Note: This is cross-posted from techPresident, albeit with a new title. A few weeks ago, powerful corporations like Mastercard, Visa, and PayPal weren't very...

In economics, a "transaction cost" is the cost incurred in making an economic exchange - the price of doing business. In sociology, we...

Watching the excellent documentary WikiRebels, I am struck by the idea that it matters little if Wikileaks is right or wrong if...

If you are worried that you are engaging in slacktivism by posting a cartoon as your Facebook profile pic to oppose child abuse,...