Tag Archives: net freedom

Open data activist Aaron Swartz dies at 26

Open data activist and developer Aaron Swartz was found dead Friday in his New York home.¬†The 26-year-old activist, who tirelessly campaigned for net freedom, was facing federal charges for allegedly downloading 4.8 million academic articles from JSTOR on the MIT campus in 2011. Even though JSTOR decided not to bring charges against Swartz, federal prosecutors […]

WCIT12 — The UK stood up for internet freedom

Dominique Lazanski: WCIT12 — The UK stood up for internet freedom