If, like me, your first reaction to the title of this post was “Huh?”, read the article! A new article commissioned by Google argues that results from searches and other queries we pose to computers are speech protected by the First Amendment. Click the link to gain a better understanding of the logic behind this argument and to understand the implications of recognizing that computers have a right to free speech.
Privacy, piracy, security, sovereignty are just some of the battle lines drawn in the war over the Internet. They are also part of wider questions of freedom and control that will define the future of the net. Stronghold of anonimity or Chinese-like Censorship? Here is a peek into the forces of Chaos and of Order that are at war to define the future of Internet’s governance.