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The implementation of label obligations in influencer marketing
On blogs and social networks, influencers show what brands they wear and what kind of coffee they drink. But how to sufficiently label commercial content? This article lays down the current discussion about influencer marketing and the legal problems regarding the label obligations for commercial content in Germany. The …
Anonymous comments on the web: The case of 4chan
Throughout the history of literature, various works have been published and written anonymously. On the Internet, “Anonymous” appears to be the most productive of all users. Does the freedom of speech entitle us to anonymously troll strangers – to formulate it in slightly exaggerated terms? To what extent are …
What kind of open access future do we want?
Open access debates are increasingly focused on “how” rather than “why”. Tony Ross-Hellauer and Benedikt Fecher present two possible scenarios for an open access future, consider the relative merits and viability of each, and invite your input to the discussion. Open access (OA) is advocated by science funders, …
Meier-Hahn, U. (2017). The Internet was built on trust. But what does it run on? RIPE Labs.
Meier-Hahn, U. (2017). The secrets of de-peering. RIPE Labs.
Meier-Hahn, U. (2017). When internet interconnection trouble occurs, immediate coordination kicks in. Internet Policy Review.