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Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Aug 7, 2013

Marketplace Tech for Wednesday, August 7, 2013

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We think of the internet as an endless expanse of data and interaction with big, bright points of focus, and a million dark corners. But more and more, your view of the web's vast spectrum depends a lot on where you live. In Vietnam there's an extreme example. A new law there will make it illegal to post news or "general information" online. And, a look back at one year of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover.

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Internet freedom depends on where you live

Aug 7, 2013
A vague new law in Vietnam aims to censor what people post online.

Tweets drive TV viewership

Aug 7, 2013
Nielsen says Twitter is inspiring people to tune in and participate.

One year after Curiosity, Adam Steltzner on NASA's next step

Aug 7, 2013
NASA's Adam Steltzner on the future of space exploration.

We think of the internet as an endless expanse of data and interaction with big, bright points of focus, and a million dark corners. But more and more, your view of the web’s vast spectrum depends a lot on where you live. In Vietnam there’s an extreme example. A new law there will make it illegal to post news or “general information” online. And, a look back at one year of NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover.

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