What&Why

Social and New Media

Search through over 120 millions documents

A new information age

Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism talks about digital media and the news, algorithmic serendipity, echo chambers and filter bubbles.

Life in a social world

Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism talks about privacy, Cambridge Analytica, Facebook, ad targeting and political campaigns.

The challenges

Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism talks about payed and second rank news, platforms and the crucial importance of media literacy.

The Infosphere

Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information and Director of the Digital Ethics Lab, at the Oxford Internet Institute, talks about social media, infospheres, space, Newton, Einstein and the biosphere.

Digital Democracy

Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information and Director of the Digital Ethics Lab, at the Oxford Internet Institute, talks about politics, digital tech, social media, platforms and information pollution.

The way ahead

Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information and Director of the Digital Ethics Lab, at the Oxford Internet Institute talks about onlife, digital governance, diversity, rules, frameworks and sovranational entities as EU, Nato and the WEF.


Articles

Inside the Echo Chamber

Quattrociocchi, Walter Scientific American . 2017 mendeley

Google's Ideological Echo Chamber

Damore, James Document Cloud . 2017 mendeley

Understanding Social Media Logic

Vv.Aa. Media and Communication . 2013 mendeley

Social media for large studies of behavior

Vv.Aa. Science . 2014 mendeley

The next stage of U.S. communications policy: The emerging embedded infosphere

Taylor, Richard D. Telecommunications Policy . 2017 mendeley

Information Ethics: On the Philosophical Foundations of Computer Ethics

Floridi, Luciano Ethics and Information Technology . 1999 mendeley

Floridi and Spinoza on global information ethics

Hongladarom, Soraj Ethics and Information Technology . 2008 mendeley

Transparency, open data and trust in government: shaping the infosphere

O'Hara, Kieron WebSci '12 Proceedings of the 4th Annual ACM Web Science Conference . 2012 mendeley

The Information Society and Its Philosophy: Introduction to the Special Issue on “The Philosophy of Information, Its Nature, and Future Developments”

Floridi, Luciano The Information Society . 2009 mendeley

The tragedy of the digital commons

Vv.Aa. Ethics and Information Technology . 2004 mendeley

Echo Chamber? What Echo Chamber? Reviewing the Evidence

Bruns, Axel Future of Journalism . 2017 mendeley

The spreading of misinformation online

Vv.Aa. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . 2016 mendeley

Inside the Echo Chamber

Quattrociocchi, Walter Scientific American . 2017 mendeley

The echo chamber is overstated: the moderating effect of political interest and diverse media

Vv.Aa. Information Communication and Society . 2018 mendeley

Breaking the filter bubble: democracy and design

Vv.Aa. Ethics and Information Technology . 2015 mendeley

The Filter Bubble: What the Internet Is Hiding from You

Pariser, Eli ZNet . 2011 mendeley

Homophily, echo chambers, & selective exposure in social networks: What should civic educators do?

Passe, Jeff; Drake, Corey; Mayger, Linda The Journal of Social Studies Research . July 2018 sciencedirect

Social media and political partisanship – A subaltern public sphere’s role in democracy

Lee, Paul S.N.; So, Clement Y.K.; Lee, Francis; Leung, Louis; Chan, Michael Telematics and Informatics . October 2018 sciencedirect

Big Data and Analytics

Search through over 120 millions documents

Big Data and AI

Max Welling, Research chair in Machine Learning at the University of Amsterdam and VP technologies Qualcomm Netherlands, talks about about machine learning, big data, artificial intelligence, historical data, deep learning and algorithms.

Living with AI

Max Welling, Research chair in Machine Learning at the University of Amsterdam and VP technologies Qualcomm Netherlands, talks about reschooling, automation, employment, jobs, cloud computing, edge computing, servers, connection, delay, energy, battery, internet of things.

The challenges

Max Welling, Research chair in Machine Learning at the University of Amsterdam and VP technologies Qualcomm Netherlands, talks about Gdpr, augmented reality, wearables, interactive chatbots and the best skills to learn for a student.

The age of data

Dino Pedreschi, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Pisa and co-lead of KDD Lab - Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Laboratory, talks about big data, machine learning and intelligent systems.

Data for good

Dino Pedreschi, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Pisa and co-lead of KDD Lab - Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Laboratory, talks about forecasting, crisis response, customization and personal data.

The road ahead

Dino Pedreschi, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Pisa and co-lead of KDD Lab - Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Laboratory, talks about data commons, network effects, Gdpr and our right to explanation.


Articles

The harsh rule of the goals: Data-driven performance indicators for football teams

Vv.Aa. Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics, DSAA 2015 . 2015 mendeley

A classification for community discovery methods in complex networks

Vv.Aa. Statistical Analysis and Data Mining . 2011 mendeley

EU GDPR Information Portal

European Commission GDPR Portal . 2018 mendeley

A survey of clustering algorithms for big data: Taxonomy and empirical analysis

Vv.Aa. IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing . 2014 mendeley

Semi-supervised Calssification with Graph-concoluational Neural Networks

Vv.Aa. Icml 2017 . 2017 mendeley

Classifying multi-destination trips in Austria with big data

Önder, Irem Tourism Management Perspectives . 2017 mendeley

How well do we know each other? : Detecting tie strength in multidimensional social networks

Vv.Aa. Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, ASONAM 2012 . 2012 mendeley

Returners and explorers dichotomy in human mobility

Vv.Aa. Nature Communications . 2015 mendeley

EU General Data Protection Regulation: Changes and implications for personal data collecting companies

Vv.Aa. Computer Law and Security Review . 2018 mendeley

Big Data technologies: A survey

Oussous, Ahmed; Benjelloun, Fatima-Zahra; Ait Lahcen, Ayoub; Belfkih, Samir Journal of King Saud University - Computer and Information Sciences . October 2018 sciencedirect

Big data: More than big data sets

Cobb, Adrienne N.; Benjamin, Andrew J.; Huang, Erich S.; Kuo, Paul C. Surgery . October 2018 sciencedirect

Big Data for Internet of Things: A Survey

Ge, Mouzhi; Bangui, Hind; Buhnova, Barbora Future Generation Computer Systems . October 2018 sciencedirect

Social networking big data: Opportunities, solutions, and challenges

Peng, Sancheng; Yu, Shui; Mueller, Peter Future Generation Computer Systems . September 2018 sciencedirect

The Internet of Things

Search through over 120 millions documents

New opportunities

Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament, Chair of STOA, the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment body talks about regilation, distributed ledgers, data ownership and portability.

A European Internet of Things

Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament, Chair of STOA, the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment body talks about misinformation, misperception, our right to choose and jobs as well as education and 5G networks.

Future challenges

Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament, Chair of STOA, the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment body talks about education systems, the digital single market, policy makers and the need for an Ai ethics code.

The basics

Rob van Kranenburg, Founder of IoT Council, Ecosystem Manager for EU projects TagitSmart and Next Generation Internet tals about pervasive computing, cloud, smart devices, digital twins, processing and storage power.

Life in the IoT

Rob van Kranenburg, Founder of IoT Council, Ecosystem Manager for EU projects TagitSmart and Next Generation Internet tals about privacies (yes that’s plural!), transition, China, Estonia, ambient intelligence, pervasive computing and Kevin Ashton.

The road ahead

Rob van Kranenburg, Founder of IoT Council, Ecosystem Manager for EU projects TagitSmart and Next Generation Internet talks about the splinternet, protocols, security, governance, basic income, Robert Reich and millenials.


Cybersecurity and Privacy

Search through over 120 millions documents

A new threat

Francesca Bosco, UNICRI Programme Officer, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute, talks about cyberattacks, information systems and networks, iot, cybersecuirity risks, threats and vulnerabilities.

A complex world

Francesca Bosco, UNICRI Programme Officer, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute, talks about hackers, cybercriminals, profile crackers, cyberwarriors, cyberspies and organized criminal groups.

Coming challenges

Francesca Bosco, UNICRI Programme Officer, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute, talks about malware, cyberconflicts and the need for a convention on cyberspace.

The value of privacy

Frederike Kaltheuner, Data Exploitation programme lead at Privacy International, talks about security, marketing, data privacy and mass surveillance.

GDPR, a new era?

Frederike Kaltheuner, Data Exploitation programme lead at Privacy International, talks about Gdpr, the GAFA multinationals, compliance, fines, extraterritorial scope and digital rights.

What is needed

Frederike Kaltheuner, Data Exploitation programme lead at Privacy International, talks about profiling, data harvesting, prediction, automated systems, AI, informed decision and the Cambridge Analytica scandal.


Articles

Internet for All: A Framework for Accelerating Internet Access and Adoption

Vv.Aa. White Paper . 2016 mendeley

Human factors in cybersecurity; examining the link between Internet addiction, impulsivity, attitudes towards cybersecurity, and risky cybersecurity behaviours

Hadlington, Lee Heliyon . 2017 mendeley

The truth about blockchain

Vv.Aa. Harvard Business Review . 2017 mendeley

1 Blockchain's roles in meeting key supply chain management objectives

Kshetri, Nir International Journal of Information Management . 2018 mendeley

Can Blockchain Strengthen the Internet of Things?

Kshetri, Nir IT Professional . 2017 mendeley

Internet of Things: Architectures, Protocols, and Applications

Vv.Aa. Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering . 2017 mendeley

An Overview of Blockchain Technology: Architecture, Consensus, and Future Trends

Vv.Aa. Proceedings - 2017 IEEE 6th International Congress on Big Data, BigData Congress 2017 . 2017 mendeley

Internet for All: A Framework for Accelerating Internet Access and Adoption

Vv.Aa. White Paper . 2016 mendeley

Human factors in cybersecurity; examining the link between Internet addiction, impulsivity, attitudes towards cybersecurity, and risky cybersecurity behaviours

Hadlington, Lee Heliyon . 2017 mendeley

The truth about blockchain

Vv.Aa. Harvard Business Review . 2017 mendeley

1 Blockchain's roles in meeting key supply chain management objectives

Kshetri, Nir International Journal of Information Management . 2018 mendeley

Can Blockchain Strengthen the Internet of Things?

Kshetri, Nir IT Professional . 2017 mendeley

Internet of Things: Architectures, Protocols, and Applications

Vv.Aa. Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering . 2017 mendeley

An Overview of Blockchain Technology: Architecture, Consensus, and Future Trends

Vv.Aa. Proceedings - 2017 IEEE 6th International Congress on Big Data, BigData Congress 2017 . 2017 mendeley

Singapore's cybersecurity strategy

TER, Kah Leng Computer Law & Security Review . August 2018 sciencedirect

SEC's cybersecurity disclosure guidance and disclosed cybersecurity risk factors

Li, He; No, Won Gyun; Wang, Tawei International Journal of Accounting Information Systems . September 2018 sciencedirect

A review of standards with cybersecurity requirements for smart grid

Leszczyna, Rafał Computers & Security . August 2018 sciencedirect

Results of "Are You Nerd?" game

Facebook

EURLex News

CONSIL:PE_53_2018_REV_1: REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL ON A FRAMEWORK FOR THE FREE FLOW OF NON-PERSONAL DATA IN THE EUROPEAN UNION CONSIL:ST_9932_2018_ADD_3: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE EX-ANTE EVALUATION Accompanying the document Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing the "Fiscalis" programme for cooperation in the field of taxation CELEX:52018SC0327: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document PROPOSAL FOR A REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing the space programme of the Union and the European Union Agency for the Space Programme and repealing Regulations (EU) No 912/2010, (EU) No 1285/2013, (EU) No 377/2014 and Decision 541/2014/EU CONSIL:ST_9898_2018_ADD_2: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document PROPOSAL FOR A REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing the space programme of the Union and the European Union Agency for the Space Programme and repealing Regulations (EU) No 912/2010, (EU) No 1285/2013, (EU) No 377/2014 and Decision 541/2014/EU CONSIL:ST_9898_2018_INIT: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing the space programme of the Union and the European Union Agency for the Space Programme and repealing Regulations (EU) No 912/2010, (EU) No 1285/2013, (EU) No 377/2014 and Decision 541/2014/EU CONSIL:PE_53_2018_REV_1: REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL ON A FRAMEWORK FOR THE FREE FLOW OF NON-PERSONAL DATA IN THE EUROPEAN UNION CONSIL:ST_9870_2018_ADD_3: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Proposals for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, laying down its rules for participation and dissemination DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation COUNCIL REGULATION establishing the Research and Training Programme of the European Atomic Energy Community for the period 2021-2025 complementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CELEX:52018PC0436: Proposal for a DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CONSIL:ST_9871_2018_ADD_3: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Proposals for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, laying down its rules for participation and dissemination DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation COUNCIL REGULATION establishing the Research and Training Programme of the European Atomic Energy Community for the period 2021-2025 complementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CONSIL:ST_9865_2018_ADD_3: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Proposals for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, laying down its rules for participation and dissemination DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation COUNCIL REGULATION establishing the Research and Training Programme of the European Atomic Energy Community for the period 2021-2025 complementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CONSIL:ST_14152_2018_INIT: Proposal for a Council Recommendation on strengthened cooperation against vaccine-preventable diseases - Preparation for adoption PI_COM:Ares(2018)3876443: 2019 Evaluation the support to employment and mobility by the European Social Fund (Thematic Objective 8 excluding youth employment) CONSIL:PE_33_2018_REV_1: DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL AMENDING DIRECTIVE 2010/13/EU ON THE COORDINATION OF CERTAIN PROVISIONS LAID DOWN BY LAW, REGULATION OR ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION IN MEMBER STATES CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA SERVICES (AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA SERVICES DIRECTIVE) IN VIEW OF CHANGING MARKET REALITIES CONSIL:ST_12118_2018_ADD_1: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON EU SUMMERTIME ARRANGEMENTS REPORT OF RESULTS Accompanying the document Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council discontinuing seasonal changes of time and repealing Directive 2000/84/EC CELEX:52018SC0406: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON EU SUMMERTIME ARRANGEMENTS REPORT OF RESULTS Accompanying the document Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council discontinuing seasonal changes of time and repealing Directive 2000/84/EC CONSIL:PE_53_2018_REV_1: REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL ON A FRAMEWORK FOR THE FREE FLOW OF NON-PERSONAL DATA IN THE EUROPEAN UNION CONSIL:ST_9870_2018_ADD_1: ANNEXES to the Proposal for a DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CELEX:52018PC0438: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing the Connecting Europe Facility and repealing Regulations (EU) No 1316/2013 and (EU) No 283/2014 CELEX:52018PC0436: Proposal for a DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation CONSIL:ST_9871_2018_ADD_3: COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Proposals for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL establishing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, laying down its rules for participation and dissemination DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation COUNCIL REGULATION establishing the Research and Training Programme of the European Atomic Energy Community for the period 2021-2025 complementing Horizon Europe – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

REIsearch NEWS

news
11/12/2018

Google Is Putting More Privacy Controls Directly in Search

news
11/12/2018

60 Cybersecurity Predictions For 2019

news
10/12/2018

How Big Data can revolutionise education

news
10/12/2018

DeepMind's AlphaZero now showing human-like intuition in historical 'turning point' for AI

news
09/12/2018

How Japan Is Harnessing IoT Technology To Support Its Aging Population

news
08/12/2018

How Can Big Data Contribute To Digital Marketing Success?

news
07/12/2018

Amazon and law enforcement are using cloud-based AI for surveillance

news
06/12/2018

How The IoT Will Reshape The City Experience

news
06/12/2018

Cyber security efforts turn proactive after sophisticated attacks

news
05/12/2018

The State of AI: Early Adopters Forge New Paths to Cognitive

news
05/12/2018

A Hacker Forced 50,000 Printers To Spread PewDiePie Propaganda -- And The Problem Is Much Bigger Than You Know

news
04/12/2018

How IoT And AI Reduce Food Waste

news
04/12/2018

5 Important Artificial Intelligence Predictions (For 2019) Everyone Should Read

news
03/12/2018

How To Improve Your Hybrid Cloud Security Posture

news
03/12/2018

AI program’s understanding of proteins could usher in new era of medical progress

news
01/12/2018

The Amazing Ways How Mastercard Uses Artificial Intelligence To Stop Fraud And Reduce False Declines

news
29/11/2018

3 Most Common Misconceptions About GDPR and Data Processing

news
28/11/2018

Three ways artificial intelligence can improve cybersecurity

news
27/11/2018

Distributed Ledger Technology - Fundamentals You Must Know

news
26/11/2018

Successful Digital Transformation Isn't About Technology, It's About People

Twitter Feed