Privacy activists on COVID-19 surveillance: Either ineffective or questionable

By |marec 26th, 2020|Austria, coronavirus, COVID-19, data protection, Digital, GDPR, Germany, News, surveillance|

In Germany and Austria, there are concrete ideas to monitor their citizens using Big Data, but to be truly effective, the methods would have to be deeply invasive. Even then the added value would not be sufficient, say privacy activists.

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German COVID-19 Hackathon delivers more than 800 projects

By |marec 24th, 2020|#wirvsvirus, coronavirus, COVID-19, Digital, Germany, Hackathon, Helge Braun, News|

Last weekend, the German government had 42,869 participants  working to find innovative solutions to acute challenges of the coronavirus pandemic. The result: over 800 ideas on topics such as shopping, childcare and symptom monitoring.

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Phishing emails, trojans and spam in the age of the Coronavirus

By |marec 19th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID19, Cybersecurity, Digital, News, Technology|

Phishing emails, trojans and spam are now spreading over the Internet. Experts estimate that more than three percent of coronavirus websites that have been created since the beginning of the year contain malicious content.

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Anti-crisis hackers join forces to find COVID19 solutions

By |marec 18th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID19, Digital, EU, GovTech Polska, Mateusz Morawiecki, News, Technology|

An international community of hackers have embarked on a project to find innovative solutions to the everyday challenges brought on by the Coronavirus outbreak.

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How is tech revolutionising the agricultural sector?

By |februar 24th, 2020|agricultural drones, agricultural technology, agriculture, Belgium, Digital, France, Innovation, News, Precision farming, smart farms, urban farming, weeding robots|

High-tech is gaining ground in the age-old world of agriculture and agricultural innovations have gradually revolutionised work in the fields and on the farm in recent years.

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‘Agri-tech’ spreading like wildfire across French farms

By |februar 24th, 2020|agri-tech, CAP, Digital, European Space Agency, Ferme Digitale, France, Innovation, InVivo, News, OECD, Precision farming, Smag|

Technology can already be found everywhere on French farms, but the so-called "agri-tech" trend wants to push innovation even further. Two hundred fifty of France's start-ups are already specialising in agriculture and working towards developing softwa...

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LEAK: Digital services face EU competition crackdown

By |februar 6th, 2020|5G, Antitrust, competition, Digital, digital services act, digital strategy, DSA, EU antiturst, Google, leak, Margrethe Vestager, News, Technology|

The European Commission is mulling over measures to bolster competition rules for digital services, a draft communication obtained by EURACTIV reveals.

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EU’s Vestager calls on public sector to establish ‘particularly high’ AI standards

By |januar 28th, 2020|artificial intelligence, Digital, ethics, Margarethe Vestager, News, Vestager|

Artificial Intelligence technologies deployed in the public sector should be held to "particularly high standards when it comes to transparency and accountability," regardless of whether the technology is deemed 'high-risk' or not, the Commission's Vic...

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Germany’s plans for automatic facial recognition meet fierce criticism

By |januar 10th, 2020|AI, Deutschland, Digital, digital freedom, Face Recognition Stop, facial recognition, Germany, Horst Seehofer, News, Saskia Esken, security, SPD, surveillance|

Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer plans to use automatic facial recognition at 134 railway stations and 14 airports, according to a news report published on 3 January. Although official confirmation of the plan is still missing, an alliance be...

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In conversation with Maike Olij and Atte Jääskeläinen, authors of The EBU News Report 2019: The Next Newsroom [Promoted content]

By |december 18th, 2019|AI, Digital, News|

The EBU News Report 2019 examines what the fourth major wave of digital transformation means for journalism.

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