John Laprise, an Assistant Professor in Residence at Northwestern University in Qatar, discusses the result of cellphone ubiquity on self-efficacy. For more information on the impact of mobile phones on society, join the Center for Global Communication Studies for its conference titled “Ubiquity, Mobility, Globality: Charting Directions in Mobile Phone Studies,” which will take place November 6-7, 2014. Click here for more information.
Rasna Warah, journalist and independent researcher, analyzes key themes and conclusions emerging from a July 2014 workshop on the role of ICTs in statebuilding and peacebuilding in Africa.
On February 12, 2014, CGCS hosted Laura DeNardis, a professor in the School of communication at American University. Laura discussed her book The Global War for Internet Governance, which reveals the power structure already in place within the architectures and institutions of internet governance.
//CGCS Media Wire takes a look at recent restrictions on late night phone packages in Pakistan put in place by officials to crack down on changes in social norms and values. Arzak Khan explains the cultural, technological and generational divide…Read More
//CGCS Media Wire is proud to present a inside look at Truthy. Karissa McKelvey, and Filippo Menczer of the Indiana University Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research discuss the motivations, inner workings and practical application of the API power…Read More