Radiolab: Trust Engineers

 

 

 

Radiolab takes a look inside Facebook data science, in particular the engineers who track and study user behavior. This includes details about the initial public awareness that caused widespread controversy when it was revealed that all Facebook users were subject to experimentation.

The Internet’s Own Boy: Aaron Swartz

The full film about online activist and technologist Aaron Swartz, contributor to the Creative Commons project, RSS, and cofounder of Reddit.

Aaron’s life was lost after a prolonged campaign by the US government to make an example of him after he  download a large volume of scientific journals from a closed system at MIT.