Technology and Democracy
The “future needs wisdom”: going beyond the numbers with Covid-19
Helga Nowotny’s new book teaches us to understand the Covid-19 pandemic, rather than simply predict it
Does facial recognition tech in Ukraine’s war bring killer robots nearer?
Clearview AI is offering its controversial tech to Ukraine for identifying enemy soldiers – while autonomous killing...
Beyond privacy: there are wider issues at stake over Big Tech in medicine
A focus on privacy can obscure broader questions about how Big Tech will reshape health and medicine – and...
The EU should refocus the AI Act on workers and people
Proposed EU legislation on AI is driven by a desire for growth, with few provisions for safeguarding the rights of...
A ten-point manifesto for a Digital European Citizenship
How the EU can wrest control of the internet from big tech, and transform the digital sphere into a force for...
Regulating Big Tech is not enough. We need platform socialism
Facebook won't let state oversight trump shareholder interest, so alternatives – based on common ownership and...
What do the EU’s ambitious plans for a digital revolution mean for citizens?
The EU’s challenge isn’t just to make Europe fit for the digital age, but to ensure that the digital age fits...