Keynote: How can we prevent the Orwellian 1984 digital world?

Micky Metts

We are living in a society that is out of our control and in the hands of those with the power to publish and distribute swiftly and widely, or they can refuse to publish or distribute at all. Algorithms now sort us into Global databases like PRISM or ECHELON and devices such as StingRay cell phone trackers that are used to categorize our every failure and success.