I’m attending the Personal Democracy Forum 2010 today, an event about how technology can impact politics and government. Here are some vignette’s from the event in New York City this morning: Vietnam whistle blower Daniel Elsberg was quick to note that while technology is neat, it has not fostered transparency. And it has not hastened whistle blowing. Dan noted that […]

The discussion about entering contests as a strategic decision was one of the most interesting aspects of the analysis from the Case Foundation’s second America’s Giving Challenge (Full disclosure: Zoetica is performing this analysis). In particular, Students for a Free Tibet carefully vetted the contest opportunity using a series of guidelines to determine impact – positive and negative — on […]