The Internet's Own Boy: The Story Of Aaron Swartz

If you're outside North America or Canada, click here to watch the film: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/internetsownboymovie Aaron Swartz's online presence and influence was groundbreaking. From helping develop internet protocol RSS to his work as a co-founder of Reddit, the programming prodigy helped shape the digital landscape we all use today. Chronicling...read more

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Aaron Swartz's online presence and influence was groundbreaking. From helping develop internet protocol RSS to his work as a co-founder of Reddit, the programming prodigy helped shape the digital landscape we all use today. Chronicling his pioneering efforts crusading for open access and free speech and the resulting legal nightmare and tragedy that ensued, “The Internet’s Own Boy” is a dynamic and moving portrait of a brilliant tech millionaire who renounced the values of Silicon Valley startup culture and used technology to tirelessly fight for social justice, no matter what the cost.

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  • Released: 2014
  • Review: If you're outside North America or Canada, click here to watch the film: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/internetsownboymovie Aaron Swartz's online presence and influence was groundbreaking. From helping develop internet protocol RSS to his work as a co-founde… (more)

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