If this is just one experiment among of tens of thousands, as Google has admitted, in what other ways might users have been manipulated in the past?
The life story of Mandlenkosi Makhoba represents the losers in the new South Africa, showing how inequality is produced and reproduced generationally.
Beyond the obvious risk of financial loss, cyberattacks can weaken our trust in digital infrastructure – and by extension, our trust in public institutions, too.
An absence of laws governing the digital space has allowed the government to tinker with internet accessibility as it sees fit.
There is heavy social media use among both the most lonely and least lonely people. So what exactly is the relationship between social media use and loneliness?
Last year, it was estimated data centres around the world generated the same amount of carbon emissions as created by the global airline industry's fuel usage.
Women in Sudan have been resisting the controls placed on them for some time - by using their smart phones and social media to trade.
Learning to code is often presented as a solution to job market problems of the 21st century, but are students really learning the competencies they will need?
VAR is part of a wider trend of digitalisation that threatens to make football less natural and spontaneous.
Britain has always been good at projecting its values to the world. It's going to need that soft power once it leaves the EU.
Micro-entrepreneurs make up the bulk of the Indonesian economy and population. But red tape and corruption are keeping them from entering the 'formal' sector.
You may not "like" it, but Facebook has an important role to play in education.
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