We need to disconnect from Facebook!

I disconnected for 15 days and it was an gratifying experience… The smartphone has effectively transformed us into cyborgs, we have in our hands a highly efficient computing device equipped with a photo and video camera, microphone, GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, light and proximity sensors, as well as other features Read more…

How bubbles decide elections

The victory of Trump left the world perplexed, it did not take long to appear texts blaming Facebook and its bubble for the unexpected result. The “bubble”, a theme that circulated more for the academic and technical spheres gained an unusual popularity in the last days, never saw so many Read more…

Zero-Rating and the creation of digital castes

Net neutrality had a day specially devoted to the subject during last Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul, three panels were devoted to the subject. The first was exactly about Zero-Rating: Net Neutrality, Zero-Rating & Development: What’s the Data? the second was Network Neutrality: a Roadmap for Infrastructure Enhancement and last, Read more…

The “Bottom Dilemma”

I recently attended the 46th ICANN meeting in Beijing, China, and made a statementat on the panel “Internet Governance – The Global Agenda“, questioning the limits of the multistakeholder model, or more precisely the “bottom” of the bottom-up concept. My expectation was enormous, just at the time when two important Read more…

Essay about beauty

I’ve been developing a project management job in reforming the Municipal Theater few years ago, a very beautiful historic building in the center of Rio de Janeiro, and go to the center of city for me is an event, and for being out of routine is relatively enjoyable. I often Read more…

2015 the trapped Internet

The expectation for the 2015 Campus Party was not great, in fact it does not matter now, little time was that the Internet was over, now the network is all faceted, thousand packages of services, that blog I like to follow takes too long to load, and always a message Read more…

The hierarchy of social media needs

Twenty years ago, the computer was the sacred totem that inhabitate the hermetic and frozen sanctuary of technology. Mouse was captured on mouse traps, graphical interface …. what? Computers was complex, just tech-savvy guys could do something on that incredible machines. This tech-savvy guys was perceived as freak guys, that Read more…