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Boing Boing is a website, first established as a zine in 1988, later becoming a group blog. [1]

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ABC News

ABC News is the news division of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.

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Advertising Age

Ad Age (or Advertising Age) is a global media brand publishing analysis, news and data on marketing and media.

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Alexa Internet

Alexa Internet, Inc. is an American company based in California that provides commercial web traffic data and analytics.

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An antidote is a substance which can counteract a form of poisoning.

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A blog (a truncation of the expression "weblog") is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries ("posts").

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Blog award

A blog award is an award for the best blog in a given category.

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Blogger (service)

Blogger is a blog-publishing service that allows multi-user blogs with time-stamped entries.

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BNET was an online magazine dedicated to issues of business management.

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Boing Boing

Boing Boing is a website, first established as a zine in 1988, later becoming a group blog.

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Brain tumor

A brain tumor occurs when abnormal cells form within the brain.

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Brandon Boyer

Brandon Boyer is a contributing editor to collaborative weblog Boing Boing.

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Carla Sinclair

Carla Sinclair (born August 15, 1964) is an American writer and journalist.

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Charles Platt (author)

Charles Platt (born 26 April 1945) is an author, journalist and computer programmer.

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Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.

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CNET (stylized as c|net) is an American media website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics globally.

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Cory Doctorow

Cory Efram Doctorow (born July 17, 1971) is a Canadian-British on his wife, Alice Taylor's Twitter stream, 12 August 2011 blogger, journalist, and science fiction author who serves as co-editor of the blog Boing Boing.

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Creative Commons license

A Creative Commons (CC) license is one of several public copyright licenses that enable the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted work.

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Cyberpunk is a subgenre of science fiction in a futuristic setting that tends to focus on a "combination of lowlife and high tech" featuring advanced technological and scientific achievements, such as artificial intelligence and cybernetics, juxtaposed with a degree of breakdown or radical change in the social order.

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Daniel Terdiman

Daniel Terdiman is a journalist, who has been published in both print and non-print media, including Time Magazine, The New York Times, Wired Magazine, CNET News.com, Wired News, Martha Stewart Weddings, Salon.com, Business 2.0, Venture Beat and the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Danny O'Brien (journalist)

Danny O'Brien (born 1969) is an English technology journalist and civil liberties activist.

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David Pescovitz

David Pescovitz is a journalist, researcher, and producer whose work focuses on science, technology, art, music, and media.

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Digital Millennium Copyright Act

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a United States copyright law that implements two 1996 treaties of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

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Discourse (software)

Discourse is an open source Internet forum and mailing list management software application founded in 2013 by Jeff Atwood, Robin Ward, and Sam Saffron.

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Disemvoweling, disemvowelling (see doubled ''L''), or disemvowelment of a piece of alphabetic text is rewriting it with all the vowel letters removed.

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Earwax, also known by the medical term cerumen, is a gray, orange, or yellowish waxy substance secreted in the ear canal of humans and other mammals.

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Fair use

Fair use is a doctrine in the law of the United States that permits limited use of copyrighted material without having to first acquire permission from the copyright holder.

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Fast Company (magazine)

Fast Company is a monthly American business magazine published in print and online that focuses on technology, business, and design.

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Filippa Hamilton

Filippa Palmstierna Hamilton, also known as Filippa Hamilton-Palmstierna, (born December 3, 1985), is a Swedish-French model.

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Futurism (Futurismo) was an artistic and social movement that originated in Italy in the early 20th century.

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A gadget is a small tool such as a machine that has a particular function, but is often thought of as a novelty.

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Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn (born January 21, 1958) is a writer, editor, and media critic.

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Gawker was an American blog founded by Nick Denton and Elizabeth Spiers and based in New York City focusing on celebrities and the media industry.

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Gigaom is a blog-related media company.

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Gizmodo is a design, technology, science and science fiction website that also features articles on politics.

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HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.

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Imgur is an online image sharing community and image host founded by Alan Schaaf in 2009.

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InformationWeek is a digital magazine which conducts corresponding face-to-face events, virtual events, and research.

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Intellectual property

Intellectual property (IP) is a category of property that includes intangible creations of the human intellect, and primarily encompasses copyrights, patents, and trademarks.

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Jason Scott

Jason Scott Sadofsky (born September 13, 1970), more commonly known as Jason Scott, is an American archivist, historian of technology, filmmaker, performer, and actor.

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Jeff Atwood

Jeff Atwood is an American software developer, author, blogger, and entrepreneur.

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Jessamyn West (librarian)

Jessamyn Charity West (born September 5, 1968) is an American librarian and blogger, best known as the creator of librarian.net and for her unconventional views on her profession.

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Johannes Grenzfurthner

Johannes Grenzfurthner (born 1975 in Vienna) is an Austrian artist, filmmaker, writer, actor, curator, theatre director and lecturer.

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John Battelle

John Linwood Battelle (born November 4, 1965) is an entrepreneur, author and journalist.

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John Hodgman

John Kellogg Hodgman (born June 3, 1971) is an American author, actor, and humorist.

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John Shirley

John Shirley (born 10 February 1953) is an American writer, primarily of fantasy and science fiction and songwriting.

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Jon Lebkowsky

Jon Lebkowsky (born April 20, 1949) is a web consultant/developer, author, and activist who was the co-founder of FringeWare, Inc. (along with Paco Nathan).

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Left-wing politics

Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.

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Leigh Alexander (journalist)

Leigh Alexander (born October 22, 1981) is an American author and journalist.

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Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.

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Maggie Koerth-Baker

Maggie Koerth-Baker (born 1981) is an American science journalist.

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Mark Dery

Mark Dery (born December 24, 1959)Contemporary Authors Online, s.v. "Mark Dery" (accessed February 12, 2008).

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Mark Frauenfelder

Mark Frauenfelder (born December 22, 1960) is a blogger, illustrator, and journalist.

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Matthew Creamer

Matthew Creamer is an American reporter and an Editor-at-Large at Advertising Age magazine.

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Michael Arrington


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Mondo 2000

Mondo 2000 was a glossy cyberculture magazine published in California during the 1980s and 1990s.

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monochrom is an international art-technology-philosophy group, publishing house and film production company.

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Noname Jane

Noname Jane, born Ada Mae Johnson (March 27, 1977), is an American pornographic actress.

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Paco Nathan

Paco Nathan (born 1962) is an American computer scientist, author, and performance art show producer from San Luis Obispo, California, who established much of his career in Austin, Texas.

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.

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PBS NewsHour

The PBS NewsHour is an American daily evening television news program that is broadcast on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), airing seven nights a week on more than 350 of the public broadcaster's member stations.

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Playboy is an American men's lifestyle and entertainment magazine.

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A podcast, or generically netcast, is an episodic series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to.

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Quinn Norton

Quinn Norton (born May 1973) is an American journalist, essayist, photographer, and blogger covering hacker culture, Anonymous, Occupy movement, intellectual property and copyright issues, and the Internet.

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Ralph Lauren Corporation

Ralph Lauren Corporation is an American corporation.

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Rob Beschizza

Rob Beschizza is a British-American writer, artist and journalist, the editor of the Weblog Award-winning culture website Boing Boing and the founder of txt.fyi, a publishing platform described by Wired Magazine as an example of "antisocial media." His works include minimalist video games, short stories and generative software that produces psychedelic art, wine descriptions, and journalistic euphemisms, among other subjects.

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Rob Walker (journalist)

Rob Walker is an American author and freelance journalist.

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RSS (Rich Site Summary; originally RDF Site Summary; often called Really Simple Syndication) is a type of web feed which allows users to access updates to online content in a standardized, computer-readable format.

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Rudy Rucker

Rudolf von Bitter Rucker (born March 22, 1946) is an American mathematician, computer scientist, science fiction author, and one of the founders of the cyberpunk literary movement.

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Saline (medicine)

Saline, also known as saline solution, is a mixture of sodium chloride in water and has a number of uses in medicine.

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Science fiction

Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.

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Shock site

A shock site is a website that is intended to be offensive or disturbing to its viewers.

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SPAMasterpiece Theater

SPAMasterpiece Theater (or S.P.A.M. Theater) is an American web series starring humorist John Hodgman where he does dramatic readings of unsolicited email spam received by Boing Boing editors in a parody of Masterpiece Theatre.

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A subculture is a group of people within a culture that differentiates itself from the parent culture to which it belongs, often maintaining some of its founding principles.

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Survival Research Laboratories

Survival Research Laboratories (SRL) is a machine performance art group credited for pioneering the genre of large-scale machine performance.

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TechCrunch is an American online publisher of technology industry news founded in 2005 by Archimedes Ventures whose partners were Michael Arrington and Keith Teare.

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Technology ("science of craft", from Greek τέχνη, techne, "art, skill, cunning of hand"; and -λογία, -logia) is first robustly defined by Jacob Bigelow in 1829 as: "...principles, processes, and nomenclatures of the more conspicuous arts, particularly those which involve applications of science, and which may be considered useful, by promoting the benefit of society, together with the emolument of those who pursue them".

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Teresa Nielsen Hayden

Teresa Nielsen Hayden (born March 21, 1956) is an American science fiction editor, fanzine writer, essayist, and workshop instructor.

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textfiles.com is a website dedicated to preserving the digital documents that contain the history of the bulletin board system (BBS) world and various subcultures, and thus providing "a glimpse into the history of writers and artists bound by the 128 characters that the American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) allowed them".

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The Atlantic

The Atlantic is an American magazine and multi-platform publisher, founded in 1857 as The Atlantic Monthly in Boston, Massachusetts.

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The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company, commonly known as Disney, is an American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate, headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

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Tiffany Lee Brown

Tiffany Lee Brown is an American writer, editor, and interdisciplinary artist.

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Tor (anonymity network)

Tor is free software for enabling anonymous communication.

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The unicorn is a legendary creature that has been described since antiquity as a beast with a single large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead.

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Violet Blue

Violet Blue is an American journalist, author, editor, advisor, and educator.

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Virgin America

Virgin America was an American airline that operated between 2007 and 2018; it was integrated into Alaska Airlines in 2018.

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A website is a collection of related web pages, including multimedia content, typically identified with a common domain name, and published on at least one web server.

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Wiley Wiggins

Wiley Ramsey Wiggins (November 6, 1976) is an American film actor.

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Wired (magazine)

Wired is a monthly American magazine, published in print and online editions, that focuses on how emerging technologies affect culture, the economy, and politics.

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Xeni Jardin

Xeni Jardin (born Jennifer Hamm, August 5, 1970) is an American weblogger, digital media commentator, and tech culture journalist.

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YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.

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A zine (short for magazine or fanzine) is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced via photocopier.

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2 Girls 1 Cup

2 Girls 1 Cup is the unofficial nickname of the trailer for Hungry Bitches, a 2007 Brazilian scat-fetish pornographic film produced by MFX Media.

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2008 in television

2008 in television may refer to.

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