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Does More Convenience Mean Less Privacy?

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"People like to share, if you give them the opportunity and the choice." — John Wilbanks James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Is Too Much Privacy Bad For Your Health?

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"What we need to do is think of ourselves as active participants in the conversation." — Beth Noveck James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Can The Open-Data Revolution Change Our Democracies?

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"It's my job to keep secrets." — Mikko Hyppönen TEDx Brussels/Scorpix hide caption

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Why Should You Be Worried About NSA Surveillance?

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"By me putting all this information out there, what I'm basically telling you is I'm telling you everything." — Hasan Elahi James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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What Would You Do If The Feds Were Watching You?

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer delivers the keynote address at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier this month. Robert Galbraith/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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The Roxie Theater in San Francisco still has two 35 millimeter projectors, but the switch to digital is inevitable. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Small Cinemas Struggle As Film Fades Out Of The Picture

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A Glimpse At The Face Of Computing, Three Decades On

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You've Got Mail, And It Smells Like 18th Century Paris

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The motion-capture team at Next Media Animation. The actor (in the leotard) is wearing sensors that the 40 cameras mounted in the studio will capture to help animators render his movements digitally. Elise Hu/NPR hide caption

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For Taiwanese News Animators, Funny Videos Are Serious Work

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Who will win? Videogame maker EA Sports says its Madden NFL 25 predicts an overtime thriller in Sunday's Super Bowl, with Denver edging Seattle. Here, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, left, and Broncos coach John Fox are seen in a composite image. Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Paramount Cuts Film, Giving The Starring Role To Digital

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A Gem From The Archives: We Revisit A Mac Doubter

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