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Idea Drop is 4 day, free program &  meeting space for the library, archives, museums folks + friends. 
Join backyard conversation + lend an idea or skill to a hackfest + meet with Knight Foundation during office hours!  
Enjoy good company at 1706 Garden St in Austin or online at libraryideas.org

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Saturday, March 12 • 10:00am - 10:30am
How the Internet of Things Can Set Us Free (Maybe)

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The “internet of things” is the expanding network of everyday objects—you can expect some 35 billion connected devices by 2020. The internet won’t be about your mobile phone or laptop anymore, it will be dominated by communication between devices, chips scattered over the natural world, and sensors embedded in our bodies. Should we fear or welcome the next internet? In my talk, based on my book “Pax Technica: How the Internet of Things May Set Us Free or Lock Us Up”, I demonstrate the value of the IoT and the privacy concerns that arise. I explain how the perfect behavioral data creates new opportunities for public conversation, community building, and political power. 

http://schedule.sxsw.com/2016/events/event_PP48592 


Speakers
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Phil Howard

Oxford University - Professor


Saturday March 12, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am
Austin Convention Center - Room 10AB 531 E 4th Street

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