Aleks Krotoski
How has the most revolutionary innovation of our time – the internet – transformed our world? What does it mean for the modern family? How has it changed our concepts of privacy? Of celebrity? Of love, sex and hate?

These are some of the questions that writer and commentator Aleks Krotoski (who is also the brain behind the digital revolution open source documentary) addresses in a new Observer series entitled “Untangling the web“.

The internet’s cyber radicals: heroes of the web changing the world
28 November 2010
A generation of political activists have been transformed by new tools developed on the internet. Here, a leading net commentator profiles seven young radicals from around the world.

Hate and the internet
12 December 2010
Does the internet encourage insidious and bullying behaviour?

Is the internet really killing family life?
26 December 2010
Far from killing the notion of family, the internet is actually solidifying it.