Domain awareness center http://kalw.org en Oakland Wiki puts 'community brain' online http://kalw.org/post/oakland-wiki-puts-community-brain-online <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When you’re trying to figure out a piece of information online, your search will typically bring you to Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia about practically everything.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But, what if you wanted to know something about Oakland – like why 880 is also called the </span>Nimitz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> freeway – there’s another place you might land: </span><a href="http://oaklandwiki.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Oakland Wiki</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 22:31:46 +0000 Audrey Dilling 43822 at http://kalw.org Oakland Wiki puts 'community brain' online East Bay Express: Oakland's surveillance contractor has a history of fraud http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-oaklands-surveillance-contractor-has-history-fraud <p style="margin-top: 1.12em; margin-bottom: 1.12em; padding: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); line-height: 1.6em; font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 1.1em;">Last month, the Oakland City Council approved a controversial $2 million deal to continue construction on the Domain Awareness Center (DAC) — a surveillance hub for the Port of Oakland that has mushroomed into a citywide system. Civil libertarians and numerous Oakland residents oppose the DAC, especially its breadth, contending that it will infringe on people's privacy rights and could be used to target political protesters. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 21:54:24 +0000 Darwin BondGraham & Ali Winston 32343 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: Oakland's surveillance contractor has a history of fraud