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Want Public Safety? Don’t Disable Cell Phones

Want Public Safety? Don’t Disable Cell Phones

In response to outrage over last week’s shutdown of cell phone service in four San Francisco stations on rumors of a planned protest, BART officials have repeatedly claimed their decision was necessary to maintain public safety.

by Eva Galperin On August 23, 2011

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BART pulls a Mubarak in San Francisco

BART pulls a Mubarak in San Francisco

If you think service black outs only happen in Egypt, think again. Say hello, San Francisco… except you can’t. BART shut down your cell phone services.

by Eva Galperin On August 16, 2011

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Treasure Island: A Case Study in Shareable Journalism

Treasure Island: A Case Study in Shareable Journalism

The collaborative inquiry into the development of Treasure Island, in San Francisco, tells us another story, too, about the future of journalism: networked, nonprofit, crowdfunded, de-institutionalized, and collaborative.