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As its president compares Ebola with Gülen movement, Turkey plans massive scientific initiative: Mosques in every campus… NEW
Erkan's field diary 9 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
80 Turkish universities to have mosques, top religious body head says Turkey is planning to build 50 mosques inside university campuses across the country as of 2015 Turkish President Erdoğan calls on Africa to fight against ‘dan...
Cyberculture agenda: Historic switch- Firefox from Google to Yahoo… Creative Commons at 12 years… NEW
Erkan's field diary 9 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Firefox to switch default search from Google to Yahoo  Mashable! by Karissa Bell Yahoo will soon be the default search engine on Firefox browsers. Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: why only an anthropologist can tell the story of&nbs...
New Gezi Park crisis simmering While Turkish intel, security to get exclusive authority on personal data… NEW
Erkan's field diary 13 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Artillery Barracks project in Gezi Park back on municipal agenda Istanbul Municipality has again included a controversial construction project on the site of Gezi Park Turkey to go ahead with Istanbul park plan Aljazeera.com Turkish authorities...
Cyberculture agenda: Detekt- A New Malware Detection Tool… “…wild world of Twitter bots NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Day, 6 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Detekt: A New Malware Detection Tool That Can Expose Illegitimate State Surveillance  EFF.org Updates by Eva Galperin Recent years have seen a boom in the adoption of surveillance technology by governments around the world, including spywar...
Turkey embraces Children’s day: “113 children tortured in Turkish prisons or in custody in 2014 NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Day, 8 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
113 children tortured in Turkish prisons or in custody in 2014: NGO Activists criticized the Justice Ministry for remaining silent in cases of violence and abuse against children in prisons UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY: Report: 49 Kids To...
Ayşe Özer: Bir sabah anne, bir sabah… NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Day, 10 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Bir sabah anne, bir sabah… Beden eğitimi dersini yaptığımız spor salonunda yazardı: “sağlam kafa, sağlam vücutta bulunur”. Üç tarafı denizlerle çevrili olan yar&#...
Before Biden’s arrival, US Army clarifies once more: not al-Assad, says US army chief/ Amnesty report reveals desperate plight of Syrian refugees in Turkey NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Day, 12 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
My mission is ISIL, not al-Assad, says US army chief General Dempsey says his duty is defeating the Islamist militants reigning in Iraq and Syria, not toppling al-Assad Amnesty report reveals desperate plight of Syrian refugees in Turkey &n...
Uber vs. Journalism NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Days, 3 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Why corporate investigations into journalists (and Boris’ article) are wrong  The Next Web by Roberto Baldwin Wow. How about that Uber right? Over the last few days the company has been caught using a tool that tracks users (including...
Forensic reports confirm corruption tapes…. Dispatches from Turkey… NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Days, 7 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Graft probe tapings consistent with transcribed files A forensic report on a graft probe started last year has said the transcribed documents and tape recordings of the telephone conversations between the high-profile suspects are consistent Pop...
Vintage stores in İstanbul… a news roundup… NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Days, 7 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
By Retro The piece in Turkish here: Sizleri 1960’lara Kadar Götürecek 10 Vintage Dükkan ListeList by Çağla Gillis ************ Grimshaw Releases New Images of World’s Largest Airport Terminal...
Anthropology roundup: “Boas and the Monolingualism of the Other… NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Days, 9 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Boas and the Monolingualism of the Other  Savage Minds: Notes and Queries in Anthropology In my last post on Bauman and Briggs Voices of Modernity I explored their argument that Boas’s notion of culture makes it seem like a prison hou...
Cyberculture agenda: “Aaron Swartz was no criminal…”Porn stars use their assets to discuss net neutrality… NEW
Erkan's field diary 3 Days, 4 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
Aaron Swartz was no criminal  Boing Boing by Dan Purcell Dan Purcell, one of Swartz’ lawyers, writes about the spiteful and unreasonable charges that led to his suicide—and MIT’s gutless support of his prosecutors. Re...
EFD Rights Watch: Turkey now BANS Wikipedia Turkish entries on Vagina and Human Penis… NEW
Erkan's field diary 3 Days, 4 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
You can access particular entries through https:// but not through http:// ……… The Anatomy of Vagina Censorship in Turkey Bianet :: English Wikipedia’s entry in Turkish for “vagina” has been censored. Howev...
Cengiz Aktar: Faşizm arzusu NEW
Erkan's field diary 3 Days, 7 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
Faşizm arzusu   Wilhelm Reich “Faşizmin Kitle Psikolojisi” eserindeki tezlerini Almanya’da faşizmin önü alınamaz yükselişi esnasında, 1930’larda kaleme aldı. Ne marksist y...
Global Voices post and Erkan’s recent media appearances: NEW
Erkan's field diary 4 Days, 13 Minutes ago
  My new post at GV: Turkish President’s Columbus Comments Trigger “Mosque on the Moon” Mockery Turkish President Recep Erdoğan never shies away from an opportunity to offer an outlandish quote. Recently he claim...
Eurosphere agenda: “The rise of Podemos…”33 European languages in danger of extinction NEW
Erkan's field diary 4 Days, 2 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
The centre is falling apart across Europe theguardian.com – Ian Traynor – Nov 15, 4:04 PM – Wednesday morning in Brussels and Beppe Grillo has brought his anti-establishment roadshow to the European parliament. The committee room is...
EFD Haftanın Web Projesi: Journalists jailed in Turkey by @tgs_org_tr NEW
Erkan's field diary 4 Days, 6 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Türkiye Gazeteciler Sendikası Tutuklu gazetecileri haritalandırmış. Adres burada: https://www.detective.io/mehmet/journalists-jailed-turkey/     “Her nevi katkınız için şimdiden te&#...
Thanks to a loophole in MERNIS, you can easily get addresses of Turkey citizens… NEW
Erkan's field diary 4 Days, 13 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Stalkers of the world unite! Here is the discussion in Turkish.  Turkey’s Twitter war: The president vs. everyone else Mashable – Nov 13, 5:00 AM – ISTANBUL — One evening in September, a newspaper editor in Turkey receive...
Cyberculture agenda: “Cyber conflict and psychological IR perspectives…”Turks manipulating Twitter TTs… NEW
Erkan's field diary 5 Days, 3 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Turks manipulate trending topics in spite of Twitter Hurriyet Daily News ‘Any person can push a hashtag to Turkish and worldwide TT lists in 10-15 minutes,’ an experiment shows Cyber conflict and psychological IR perspectives &n...
Contemporary Istanbul 2014 starts… The Istanbul Marathon tomorrow… İstanbul news roundup NEW
Erkan's field diary 6 Days, 8 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Satellites capture Istanbul’s ‘gray’ transformation over past decade  Hurriyet Daily News A comparison of 20 satellite photos hosted by Google Earth reveals how Istanbul has changed with more concrete and less green spaces...