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Fellowship Opportunities at The Annenberg Center

Faculty, Postdoctoral Researcher, Visiting Scholar Researcher and Graduate Students are being sought to take part in a new major multi-disciplinary research initiative to explore "The Meaning of the New Networked Age: Innovation, Content, Society, and Policy".

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Upcoming Events

Fri, 28 Apr.

8:00am

Networked Publics Conference and Media Festival: Seating is limited. Please RSVP by April 14 info | rsvp

Latest News

ACC's Julian Bleecker To Appear on KTLA Morning News (13 Apr.) - Scheduled to be aired on Friday, April 14, at 7:50 AM-- Taped interview of Bleecker speaking on cell phone etiquette for Kurt Knutsson's CyberGuy feature.

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Overheard at Annenberg

google knows where you are (6 Apr.) - Google aims to be able to track its users to within 100-200 feet of their location through new wireless networks in order to serve them with relevant advertising from local businesses. (posted by Todd)

itunes v. napster (6 Apr.) - Citing a semi-annual teen survey, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst Gene Munster said the popularity of legal sources for online music is growing among high school students, which is good news for Napster. (posted by Todd)

dogs and cats living together (6 Apr.) - Apple Computer, the maker of the iPod, yesterday announced a new program which allows its computers to run Microsoft's Windows operating system. (posted by Todd)

you can buy your movies (3 Apr.) - Hollywood studios will start selling digital versions of films such as "Brokeback Mountain" and "King Kong" on the Internet this week, the first time major movies have been available online to own. The films can't be burned onto a disc for viewing on a DVD player. (posted by Todd)

beware of your browser (31 Mar.) - On April 1, 2004, Google announced it was launching Gmail, a free e-mail service featuring an unheard-of gigabyte of free storage. (posted by Todd)

Sources:

Todd Richmond: Digital Connections Blog

Jonathan Aronson: Jonathan Aronson's Blog