The ability to exercise many of our most basic rights and privileges – from voting to travelling – requires standardized information to determine who is eligible for what. But, in the age...
Targeted advertising on social media platforms is warping democracy – being transparent about where it comes from is the first step towards an even playing field.
The Arctic World Archive holds Vatican archives, movies, and now, all of GitHub’s open source code.
When Tim Berners-Lee invented the world wide web in 1989, he envisioned it as an information management system for CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research.
Many of the cultural institutions born in 1969 are still going strong half a century later.
As technology continues to permeate society, surviving the future depends on bringing technologists and policymakers together. Here's how we might achieve it
By the end of 1992, there were a mere 10 sites to visit online.
The enhanced traceability of digital currencies and internet-connected items will make criminal transactions far more difficult in future.
San Francisco became the first major US city to ban the use of facial recognition technology, as the state grapples with the promise and pitfalls of AI.
This infographic from Global Web Index compares key generational and regional differences of social media use based on data from nearly 114,000 internet users.
Recent initiatives in the UK and in the EU states have sought to develop approaches to testing 5G equipment security before it is embedded in critical networks and systems.
Digital business can be a force for sustainable development in Africa, but it faces significant obstacles. Here's how to beat them.
Dedicated digital investigation protocols and a database for government tender contracts are among the measures that could help Africa finally beat its corruption problem.
Equitable digital taxation and sensible radio-spectrum management could affect whether the continent puts in place internet access accessible by all.
Examples from Rwandan drones to Nepalese AI data input show that developing countries don't have to miss out on this industrial revolution.