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Recapping what came out of EmpowerHack London 2015

by: Kristin Mathiesen Originally published on EmpowerHack blog   Two months ago, 40 people turned up, almost 90% of them women, to take part in EmpowerHack to build solutions for women and girl refugees using technology. Through the involvement of technology, ...

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The power of us by Wendy Grossman

In her new memoir, Life on the Road, the long-serving equity feminist and campaigner Gloria Steinem writes that decades of campaigning have taught her that, “Voting isn’t the most we can do, but it is the least. To have a democracy, ...

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Reclaim AI – Back-To-The-Humans? – what did we learn?

“Artificial intelligence, robots and strange things” was how Wendy Grossman, a technology journalist and the author of ‘Net.wars’, opened up the last Cybersalon discussion. Even though robots and artificial intelligence seem a modern notion, humans have always dreamt of and ...

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Cybersalon Xmas Lecture – Tuesday 8th of December 2015

Cybersalon Xmas lectures tradition goes back to 1998. Once a year we invite an individual or a startup to highlight an important technological issue, present a critical approach to tech or simply talk about new Internet project that we find ...

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Cybersalon Xmas Lecture – Further Resources

Blog posts by David on related matters We are making customers work too hard let’s improve the experience https://mydex.org/blog/2015/09/01/we-are-making-customers-work-too-hard-lets-improve-the-experience-for-all/ Personal Data Empowerment – Citizens Advice report https://mydex.org/blog/2015/06/02/mydex-blog-series-citizens-advice-bureau-publish-report-on-personal-data-empowerment/ BCS IT Impact Data for the good of everyone https://mydex.org/blog/2015/10/21/ceo-david-alexander-speaks-bcs-event-data-for-the-good-of-everyone/ Personal Data trends ...

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Unreal humans

By Wendy Grossman (originally posted on net.wars on August 21, 2015) Over there, the BBC’s Bill Thompson has a glowing review of the TV series Humans. The obvious irony in the title is serendipitously expanded by the simultaneous airing in the US of Mr Robot: Humans is about ...

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Italian Internet Bill of Rights

Italy passed their own Internet Bill of Rights in July 2015 recognising the role of the Internet in a modern democratic society and recognises access as a civil right as well as the importance of protection and open data.

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Brazilian Civil Rights Framework for the Internet

The draft bill of Internet rights in Brazil was approved by the Federal Senate on April 22nd 2014. The law governs the use of Internet in Brazil through a set of guidelines for state action as well as duties, principles and ...

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Digital Bill UK Summary

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