"Evgueny Morozov, polémico bielorrusso a trabalhar nos EUA, defende que devemos ser mais realistas sobre os benefícios da Internet. Ditadores apanharam dissidentes recorrendo à web, fazem também muitas campanhas de contra-informação."
TED Talks Clay Shirky looks at "cognitive surplus" -- the shared, online work we do with our spare brain cycles. While we're busy editing Wikipedia, posting to Ushahidi (and yes, making LOLcats), we're building a better, more cooperative world.
We need to start thinking of Internet-enabled anonymity as more than just a cyberspace boogeyman. Anonymity, on balance, is good for us and good for the world. And on the Internet it should be treated as a right, not a privilege for the worthy few.