Oxford Internet Institute
OII Internet Awards 2014
Help recognise some of the individuals who have played a pivotal role in shaping the extraordinary ecosystem that is today's Internet. Book your tickets now for the 2014 OII Internet Awards! 7 Nov. 2014, Balliol College, Oxford.
Children and video games
A new study suggests video game-playing for less than an hour a day is linked with better-adjusted children and teenagers. Andrew Przybylski's study: Electronic Gaming and Psychosocial Adjustment is published in Pediatrics.
Search Engine Bias
What are the effects of integration between a search engine and a publisher? New article by Greg Taylor and A. de Cornière: Integration and Search Engine Bias. RAND Journal of Economics 45 (3) 576-597.
Children and Online Risk
New article by V.Slavtcheva-Petkova, Vicki Nash, and M.Bulger: Evidence on the extent of harms experienced by children as a result of online risks: implications for policy and research (Information, Communication & Society).
The Right to be Forgotten
Read the written evidence submitted by Luciano Floridi to the House of Lords Inquiry into the "Right to be Forgotten", which is examining the recent judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union on the right to be forgotten.
Call for Papers: Chinese Web
The journal Policy and Internet is calling for papers for a special issue on Social Data Science and the Chinese Web. Guest Editors: King-wa Fu, Min Jiang, Ning Wang, Han-Teng Liao. Deadline: 1 March 2015; publication late 2015.
Wednesday 24 - Thursday 25 September 2014
Thursday 25 - Friday 26 September 2014
Speakers: Dr Sandra Gonzalez-Bailon, Dr Vili Lehdonvirta and Professor Helen Margetts
Friday 7 November 2014 19:00 - 22:30