March 7, 2013
1. My grandpa actually spent many months putting internet cables into the ground around Iowa. How do you think being less-wired to the internet affects people and makes them different from those who have better access to the internet?
2. Clay Shirky talks about the internet creates more ideas and changes society. More media, he says, equals more argument, but it also means more attention. Ever Googled yourself? Have you ever wondered about how your social media posts or other information posted about you on the web could follow you into your career or help people shape their ideas of you without your direct input?