• MAGIC Session 4 part 2
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    MAGIC Session 4 part 2

    James Hamilton: Excellent. Danielle Danielle Brian: Ah, I one of the things that I thought was interesting about the question that was asked for the panel was to think about the N non-profit or NGO community has already done and my colleague Brian, he and I have been putting together some thoughts and we thought you know actually there are different models that the NGO world has accomplished. One is gathering and publishing government documents. So, the CRS reports which ridiculously still aren’t made available through Open CRS, or Federation of American Scientists are putting those online. Unifying and preserving disparate government data like Taxpayers for Common Sense work. And…

  • The Mobile Love Industry
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    The Mobile Love Industry

    Since the invention of the internet 30 years ago, network technology has connected us in increasingly intimate ways. Today, the world is literally at our fingertips through our phones. ‘We do see the phone as bit of an extension of ourselves. This is going to be a really enduring technology to have a small screen with you at all times.’ ‘The immediacy of connection has radically impacted life in the 21st century. Especially when is comes to Sex and Love. ‘In the last 5 years a good third of relationships start from online dating if not more.’ ‘There’s a totally new generation of people who are just coming into dating…

  • Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)
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    Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

    [MUSIC PLAYING] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: We’re on the side of a mountain. And there’s about thousands of marijuana plants around us. -This is like, two, three hectares– like 20, 30,000 plants. And then you know that you’re going to find a champion there if you look long enough. It’s a massive field, full of pot. KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: You might not know who Arjan Roskam is, but you’ve probably smoked his weed. Since 1985, Arjan’s been producing some of the most well-known strains of marijuana out of Amsterdam. We joined up with him and his crew in Colombia to look for three rare marijuana strains. So after about a few hours of…