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Aestetix - Dragoncon August 2013
An exploration of identity
NymRights
Free Speech
✤ First Amendment:
✤ Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of
religion, or prohibiting the fr...
Free Speech
✤ First Amendment:
✤ Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of
religion, or prohibiting the fr...
Free Speech
Attribution
http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/01/2d/bb/c5/bruegel-s-peasant.jpg
http://musingsofamediastudent...
Attribution
✤ Does free speech necessitate anonymous speech?
✤ McIntyre vs Ohio Elections Commission (1995)
Bringing Identity Online
✤ Google’s Method:





















Challenges with “real”
✤ Negative implications
✤ Lack of agency
✤ Easily substituted with 

better alternatives
✤ Where do...
Bringing Identity Online
✤ aestetix’s Method (draft spec):



















✤ Pseudonym - a name often used to hide a base name
✤ Polynym - a name consisting of multiple words or symbols
✤ Mononym -...
What can I do?
✤ NymRights “Suspended!” project
What can I do?
✤ NymRights/MIT project: Omnividual.com
✤ A “nym-friendly” identity provider?
✤ Join NymRights! (www.nymrights.org)
✤ Anyone can be an IDESG/NSTIC member!
What can I do?
Questions?
✤ @aestetix
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  1. 1. Aestetix - Dragoncon August 2013 An exploration of identity NymRights
  2. 2. Free Speech ✤ First Amendment: ✤ Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
  3. 3. Free Speech ✤ First Amendment: ✤ Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
  4. 4. Free Speech
  5. 5. Attribution http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/01/2d/bb/c5/bruegel-s-peasant.jpg http://musingsofamediastudent.wordpress.com/2011/06/
  6. 6. Attribution ✤ Does free speech necessitate anonymous speech? ✤ McIntyre vs Ohio Elections Commission (1995)
  7. 7. Bringing Identity Online ✤ Google’s Method:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  8. 8. Challenges with “real” ✤ Negative implications ✤ Lack of agency ✤ Easily substituted with 
 better alternatives ✤ Where does this concept come from, anyways? http://www.shescribes.com/2011/07/i-cant-believe-its-not-butter-toast-tweet-100-giveaway.html
  9. 9. Bringing Identity Online ✤ aestetix’s Method (draft spec):
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  10. 10. ✤ Pseudonym - a name often used to hide a base name ✤ Polynym - a name consisting of multiple words or symbols ✤ Mononym - a name consisting of one word or symbol ✤ Autonym - a name bestowed upon oneself ✤ Anonym - a name representing anonymity So, what’s a “nym”?
  11. 11. What can I do? ✤ NymRights “Suspended!” project
  12. 12. What can I do? ✤ NymRights/MIT project: Omnividual.com ✤ A “nym-friendly” identity provider?
  13. 13. ✤ Join NymRights! (www.nymrights.org) ✤ Anyone can be an IDESG/NSTIC member! What can I do?
  14. 14. Questions? ✤ @aestetix
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