How can we make cyberspace safer?

How can we make cyberspace safer?

As our dependence on being connected to the internet grows, so does our need to protect our data and improve our resilience to cyber-attacks. The online world is an environment dense with sensitive information, which inevitably attracts those who want to steal it for...
Surveillance: What is it good for?

Surveillance: What is it good for?

By Gabby Bush, Simon Coghlan, Jeannie Paterson & Tim Miller Online monitoring raises serious questions about privacy and rights, but where justified it can be used for good if organisations consider wider issues like transparency and fairness.  Youth, online news...
What is the metaverse?

What is the metaverse?

By Rabindra Ratan & Yiming Lei What is the metaverse? Two media and information experts explain. The metaverse is a network of always-on virtual environments in which many people can interact with one another and digital objects while operating virtual...
Can we transform Facebook into a public good?

Can we transform Facebook into a public good?

By James Muldoon Facebook won’t let state oversight trump shareholder interest, so alternatives – based on common ownership and community control – are needed.  Facebook whistleblower, Frances Haugen described the company as “morally bankrupt” before a panel of...