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Technology

Andrew Smart, Beyond Zero and One: Machines, Psychedelics and Consciousness

OR Books, 2015; 268pp; £12

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Bob Hughes, The Bleeding Edge – why technology turns toxic in an unequal world

New Internationalist, 2016; 336pp; £10.99

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Emergency shelters

Alternative tech students study designs for use in Gaza and Nepal

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Small is beautiful

Alternative technology festival held in Wales

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Making meetings better – with eConvenor

How two activists learned to code from scratch in order to build an online tool to support activist groups

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Fairphone forever!

The world’s first ethically-minded smartphone

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Time to get a grip on technology!

Breaking the Frame, May 2014

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Prying Prism

In June, a former CIA technical worker revealed US surveillance tactics, allowing the government access to phone records, individually stored data, and the servers of large social networking sites.

Txt it!

The uses of texting for activists

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The Lucas Aerospace Plan

This article is only available in the paper version of Peace News.

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