"I am more concerned about the ... kind of scenario where we have willingly given away our autonomy in exchange for a little bit of convenience." — Alessandro Acquisti James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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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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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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Billie Jean King, seen here in 1977, learned to play tennis on the public courts near her Long Beach, Calif., home. Kathy Willens/AP/Press Association Images hide caption

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Pioneer Billie Jean King Moved The Baseline For Women's Tennis

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'Spirit Of Family' Unites Ladysmith Black Mambazo

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Time To Retire These Imported Words — But How To Replace Them?

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Teenagers Are 'Crazy' But Expert Says Behavior Is Vital To Development

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New Orleans' Former Mayor Ray Nagin In Court For Corruption

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Living In The Spirit Of Daniel Pearl

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'Dear White People' A Hit At Sundance

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Conjugal Visits: Costly And Perpetuate Single Parenting?

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Joaquin Phoenix's Her character, Theodore, has a job writing intimate — and sometimes erotic — cards and letters on behalf of other people. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Joaquin Phoenix And A Self-Help Skeptic

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Prior to filming, director Paul Greengrass kept the pirate crew and the boat crew separate to make the hijacking scenes feel more authentic. "The hair did stand up on the back of our heads," says Tom Hanks, above. Hopper Stone, SMPSP hide caption

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Tom Hanks Is 'Captain Phillips' In High-Seas Hostage Drama

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