Internet http://kwgs.org en "No Better Time: The Brief, Remarkable Life of Danny Lewin, the Genius Who Transformed the Internet" http://kwgs.org/post/no-better-time-brief-remarkable-life-danny-lewin-genius-who-transformed-internet <p>Today we speak by phone with Molly Knight Raskin, a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in Psychology Today, The Washington Post, The Baltimore Sun, and elsewhere; her TV credits include two PBS documentaries. Raskin is also the author of a new book, "No Better Time: The Brief, Remarkable Life of Danny Lewin, the Genius Who Transformed the Internet," which The Daily Beast has hailed as "a fascinating biography, but...also a history of the Internet and those who took it from clunky dial-up service to the speed-of-light marvel. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:22:24 +0000 Rich Fisher 54383 at http://kwgs.org "No Better Time: The Brief, Remarkable Life of Danny Lewin, the Genius Who Transformed the Internet" "The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed" (Encore Presentation) http://kwgs.org/post/internet-police-how-crime-went-online-and-cops-followed-encore-presentation <p>(Please note: This show first aired earlier this year.) On this edition of ST, we chat by phone with Nate Anderson about his new book, "The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed." It's a work that carefully documents how the early, little-to-no-regulation days of the Web gave new opportunities and new avenues to con artists, cheats, liars, spies, snoops, spammers, pornographers, thieves, and other crooks --- and how this new manner of criminal activity basically invented a new kind of police work. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:04:02 +0000 Rich Fisher 50869 at http://kwgs.org "The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed" (Encore Presentation) "The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed" http://kwgs.org/post/internet-police-how-crime-went-online-and-cops-followed <p>On this edition of ST, we chat by phone with Nate Anderson, a senior editor at <a href="http://arstechnica.com/">Ars Technica</a>, which is a long-running online journal that features IT news, reviews, and analysis. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 18:00:07 +0000 Rich Fisher 45956 at http://kwgs.org "The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed" Getting to Know the Acclaimed Author, Blogger, Videographer, and Radio Host Amy Krouse Rosenthal http://kwgs.org/post/getting-know-acclaimed-author-blogger-videographer-and-radio-host-amy-krouse-rosenthal <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with the multi-faceted, multi-talented Amy Krouse Rosenthal. She's written more than 20 books for children, and her popular adult book of 2005, "Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life," was named by Amazon as one of the top ten memoirs of the previous decade. Rosenthal has also created several widely viewed videos (as seen on YouTube and elsewhere) --- among them "The Beckoning of Lovely," "The Money Tree," and "Life Is a Marathon" --- and some of these videos have gone viral online. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 19:42:01 +0000 Rich Fisher 28006 at http://kwgs.org Getting to Know the Acclaimed Author, Blogger, Videographer, and Radio Host Amy Krouse Rosenthal