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Musica est spiritus vitae – Cybersonica Soiree

Celebrating Art’s Birthday and 15 years of Cybersonica January 17th 7.30 GMT REGISTER HERE Join us to celebrate 15 years of Cybersalonica Fest and Art’s Birthday, exploring the art of Connecting Humans Through Sound 7.30 pm join us for Cybersalon ...

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Digital Sovereignty Event – 1st Dec 2020

2020 has revealed itself to be not just devastating in global impact of Covid-19 pandemic, but also the most data-greedy year to date. Vaccine Passports, Track and Trace apps, facial recognition cameras at airports to control travellers, mandatory Covid test ...

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Cybersalon Year in Review 2020: From Games for Survival to Digital Sovereignty

2020 will be remembered for the damaging global impact of the Covid19 pandemic. Millions of people have experienced illness, loss of earnings or severe restrictions of living under lockdown. Cybersalon has started the year with a physical event in Newspeak ...

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Who owns your face?  – biometrics in your town

Live Facial Recognition is being deployed in many cities world-wide, but who really owns your face?   Facial recognition tech is getting more accessible by the day, with urban applications varying from the wacky to the scary. Amazon ReKognition software ...

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Afrofuturism – Reclaiming Cyberspace

Jaron Lanier, the inventor of Virtual Reality noted that “who owns the future owns the presence” pointing at the magic power of futuristic imagery.  If you can imagine it, if you can will it into existence, your vision will happen. ...

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Reclaim your face – Facial Recognition in Urban Jungle

Facial Recognition tech is getting more accessible by the day, with urban applications varying from the wacky to the scary. Amazon Rekognition software means anyone can add FR to their systems and the barrier of entry has dropped fast. New ...

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1994 – From Cyberia Café to Digital London

September crept up on us this year, with no usual joyful Bacchanalia celebrations of Cyberia Café anniversary, except for a cosy, socially distanced dinner at Noize (French restaurant on the site of the original Café on 39 Whitfield Street). This ...

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Track and Trace or Duck and Dive –  Covid19 App is here

Cybersalon.org Zoom Panel on the tale of Covid app in UK – 11th June 2020 “Gradually, then suddenly” is the famous description  by Ernest Hemingway of how people go bankrupt. This quote from “The Sun Also Rises” fits well the ...

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The Future of Money

By Stephanie Rowe & Eva Pascoe The effects of Covid-19 have been felt far and wide across the globe, with widespread disruption ceasing a multitude of industries from shops to gyms and hotels. The international economy has undoubtedly been hit ...

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New DIGIBLOX Qualification Launched to Meet Demand for Digital Skills

New Erasmus + funded digital qualifications will provide the skills for a wide range of digital jobs Earlier this month, on June 4th, we launched our new Digiblox digital media qualification at a virtual event which was broadcast from London ...

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