Estonia has digitised 99% of its public services.
Millions of households are expected to gain access to upgraded internet connections, with speeds of up to one gigabit per second (if you’re willing to pay for the plan).
There could be diplomatic costs to the online UN general assembly.
Combating sexism and other forms of harassment in online videogames comes down to community standards.
A new standard for how videos are sent through the internet and read by your computer could make the digital world more inclusive, says media scholar Jason Schmitt.
Self-regulation by the technology industry has failed to keep people safe online. That’s a job for government.
Private mode browsing is a useful way to cover your online tracks. Just don’t read too much into the word ‘private.’
Research shows that governments, more often than not, shut down the internet to hide gross violations of human rights.
Hackers demonstrated they can take over Twitter’s technology infrastructure, a brazen move that hints at how such an attack could destabilize society.
Kenya’s new internet balloons could help to get more Kenyans online and drive new industry.
Frustrated by the inability to get good internet, a rural village decided to dig a superfast connection in themselves.
Nigeria must give more attention to teaching of digital skills and issues surrounding digital life as digital technologies have come to stay.
While more people are using the internet and social media during the pandemic, they aren’t entirely happy with what they see.
A new “optical micro-comb” chip can squeeze three times the traffic of the whole NBN through a single optical fibre
In the murky world of cyber espionage and cyber warfare, effective deterrence has long been considered out of reach. A government report argues it’s time to change that.
Design bloggers have long had creeping suspicion of a more monolithic web, so a team of researchers decided to analyze the aesthetics of nearly 10,000 websites.
Between teleworking, distance learning and the use of social networks, the current period is unusual in our use of the Internet. How does the network work? How to use it well?
As the pandemic moves us indoors, it’s time to reconsider our understanding of ‘screen time’ – especially since we’re relying on our devices now more than ever.
Zoom’s privacy and security shortcomings are just the latest videoconferencing vulnerabilities. Knowing each platform’s risks can help people avoid many of the downsides of virtual gatherings.
The coronavirus pandemic lays bare the many vulnerabilities created by society’s dependence on the internet. Watch the video to learn more about these issues.