Tag Archives: Technology

A Post-ISA Round Up

It may be a few weeks late, but I’m glad to report that the International Studies Association conference in Montreal was a success. I presented on two separate panels – Getting to Grips with Global Governance, and Global Media, Open … Continue reading

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NookColor Unboxing!

Well, I finally got a chance to try out the NookColor, the newest iteration of Barnes and Noble’s e-readers. I have to say, it is one sexy device. The weight of the actual device feels great in-hand. It’s a little … Continue reading

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Google Has Insta-Search, Bing is Bitter

A few days ago, google rolled out an impressive new technology – instant search, just type your query into the search field and watch the results pop up, in real-time, without hitting enter. The Forbes blog (see article below) interviewed … Continue reading

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Google goes after Hollywood, Youtube rentals ahead?

The story this morning which has all of the tech blogs buzzing is the announcement by the search giant Google that it is in advanced talks with Hollywood studios to offer pay-per-view movie services through the Google offshoot, Youtube. Mashable … Continue reading

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Filming an Officer? That’s an arrest.

Today’s story is on this article from the Washington Post , published on June 16th. The basic premise of the article is that in certain states filming Police Officers while they are on duty is illegal. And in one state, … Continue reading

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Information overload? Nahhh…Now What Was I Doing?

Well, as I was firing up the good ‘ol electronic notepad to scribble something down suitable for posting, I happened across a post regarding almost the same topic; located┬áhere. Now the author’s post focuses on how technology affects out interactions, … Continue reading

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Global Security, Why and What For (Part 1)

This post looks to address some concerns from previous comments. It answers one of concerns – that of “why would anyone join” answering further concerns will come in part two, and outlines for various functions of a GSO will be … Continue reading

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