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Taking action against online tribalism

Promoting negative sentiments about good things is just as malicious and dangerous as promoting harmful things

1 April 2021 min read

Hate speech on Telegram is on the rise

perex__ How divisive platforms are designed and moderated

How divisive platforms are designed and moderated

25 February 2021 min read

When cybercrime went from fun to financially driven

perex__ The story of how hacking activities have gone from fun to money hungry

The story of how hacking activities have gone from fun to money hungry

18 February 2021 min read

The free speech triangle

perex__ Navigating the power of new tech, new trends and new laws that shape our society

Navigating the power of new tech, new trends and new laws that shape our society

17 February 2021 min read

Should we require governments to share their data with the public by default?

perex__ {value=Here's how we could adopt a radical shift in thinking about open government data}

Here's how we could adopt a radical shift in thinking about open government data

18 January 2021 min read

Why societal values need to be instilled into machine learning

perex__ {value=UK exam debacle, US pollsters’ inaccuracy show algorithms bereft of knowledge}

UK exam debacle, US pollsters’ inaccuracy show algorithms bereft of knowledge

4 January 2021 min read

Visit Avast website

Is your favorite mobile app being used to spread propaganda?

perex__ Hackers are using advertising trickery to seed falsehoods for political gain

Hackers are using advertising trickery to seed falsehoods for political gain

22 December 2020 min read

Upgrading the software of democracy

perex__ Using new tools to solve the challenges that we face today

Using new tools to solve the challenges that we face today

10 December 2020 min read

Is the user the weakest link in security?

perex__ When examining breaches, we can almost always point to users practicing poor security — how can we change this?

When examining breaches, we can almost always point to users practicing poor security — how can we change this?

26 November 2020 min read

Pushing back against IoT attacks intensified by Covid-19

perex__ An unprecedented collaborative effort is vital to stop the plundering of IoT systems

An unprecedented collaborative effort is vital to stop the plundering of IoT systems

5 November 2020 min read

Qanon's path from fringe to mainstream

perex__ Here's what can happen when internet culture is misinterpreted and spirals out of control

Here's what can happen when internet culture is misinterpreted and spirals out of control

23 October 2020 min read

What is post-modern computational propaganda?

perex__ Understanding the various forms of propaganda that exist and how we can spot them

Understanding the various forms of propaganda that exist and how we can spot them

15 October 2020 min read