|Essay||Essay Assigned||Essay Due||Peer Reviews Due|
|1||Tuesday, Feb 12||Wednesday, Feb 20||Tuesday, Feb 26|
|2||Monday, Mar 4||Tuesday, Mar 12||Tuesday, Mar 19|
|3||Monday, Apr 8||Tuesday, Apr 16||Tuesday, Apr 23|
Optional: Barrera, Jeff, "In Search of Cheaper Housing, Silicon Valley Workers Face Long Commutes"
Menand, Louis, "Why Do We Care So Much About Privacy?"
Homayoun, Ana, "The Secret Social Media Lives of Teenagers"
Optional: Powazek, Derek, "I'm Not The Product, But I Play One on the Internet"
de Cardenas, Antonio, "Patent vs. Copyright Protection for Computer Software" (short, read first)
Stallman, Richard, "Misinterpreting Copyright—A Series of Errors"
Optional: Heckel, Paul, "Debunking the Software Patent Myths"
Essay 1: Instructions and submission information can be found here.