Conventional media, take a back seat

by Andrea Shea King -- Two candidates competing for a California school-board seat are using Twitter and Facebook to debate each other. It's just another example of how today's candidates – even the more…

'Shift happens'

by Andrea Shea King -- "The following video will blow your mind as to where this world was and where we are headed technology wise." So wrote a reader who sent this link more…

The tweet heard 'round the world

by Andrea Shea King -- When the pastor of a small congregation in Florida tweeted plans to burn a Quran on Sept. 11 to commemorate the 9th anniversary of the Islamist attack on more…

Senate candidate Angle caught in Net trap

by Andrea Shea King -- Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle Reading my column could save you a lot of money and headaches. In my Aug. 23 Surfin' Safari, I warned bloggers to beware more…

Facebook flexes big, dangerous muscles

by Andrea Shea King -- "The first thing I did when Facebook's newest version appeared on my iPhone was to opt out of it altogether. Heck, the laptop, then the cell phone, liberated more…

Bloggers beware: Lawyers are after you

by Andrea Shea King -- Bloggers, beware of posting stories from Stephens Media news outlets, the publishers of over 70 newspapers in nine states. Military blogger Blackfive took action when he learned of more…

iPhone knows where you are, tells all

by Andrea Shea King -- "Remember that day you were in the backyard playing with your kids, and a butterfly landed on little Susie's finger? Remember how cute you thought it was and more…

Oh, what a tangled web we weave

by Andrea Shea King -- I blog. Do you? Who and what is the blogosphere? Of everyone who is blogging, what age group is the largest? Do men blog more than women? How more…

All your e-mails are ours

by Andrea Shea King -- The White House is planning to ease FBI access to your Internet records. Just four words – "electronic communication transactional records" – will allow the FBI access to more…

FCC determined to control Internet

by Andrea Shea King -- The FCC is at it again, ignoring criticism over its lack of transparency by negotiating net neutrality behind closed doors with industry execs. Mike Masnick at Tech Dirt more…