Danny O'Brien

Danny O'Brien
International Outreach Coordinator, Electronic Frontier Foundation

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Danny O’Brien is International Outreach Coordinator for the Electronic Frontier
Foundation. He has covered technological culture for the Irish Times, Guardian and Time Magazine, co-founded Britain’s Open Rights Group, written spam→haiku filters, performed before West End audiences, and danced with Richard M. Stallman in the pale moonlight. Before becoming worthy and righteous, he was sarcastic and cynical for Need to Know, the seminal email geekzine.

Sessions

Emerging Topics, People
Location: Ballroom A3/A6
Danny O'Brien (Electronic Frontier Foundation)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 8 ratings)
Why do we trust our most personal diary entries with only our closest friends -- and distant machines of a faceless social networking service? Why do you hand over to Amazon files and passwords that you wouldn't tell your own mother? EFF's Danny O'Brien explains why innovation still comes from the edge of our networks -- and how the next generation of free software will help. Read more.
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • SourceForge.net
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Facebook
  • Gear6
  • Kaltura
  • Liferay
  • MindTouch
  • MySpace.com
  • Novell, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • Rackspace Cloud
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • Symbian Foundation
  • Twilio
  • WSO2
  • Yabarana Corporation

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