Alice McCool interviews digital rights expert and Wikileaks lawyer Renata Avila about what a decentralised internet might look like
The history of international development is full of brief bubbles of excitement over ‘silver bullets’ to combat poverty. Is the artificial intelligence hype any different?
A refugee’s right to privacy and data protection is found in international human rights law - but are humanitarian agencies doing enough to protect the data of the people they work with?
Governments around the world are playing catch up with the cryptocurrency hype. But will any major state-led changes come into force this year?
AI (Artificial Intelligence) was one of the buzzwords of 2017. But what are the ethical implications of this fast growing technology, and how will it impact equality?
What can the defense and diplomatic communities learn from Silicon Valley startups?
As the African continent opens itself up to using biotechnology for optimizing crops, we can learn lessons from the South African case
Research into the medical benefits of cannabis and psychedelic drugs has produced some impressive results - but their illegal status is hindering scientific progress
The technology used to identify and analyse genetic mutations is progressing fast. How will this impact our lives?
ASEAN countries are starting to embrace technology-led approaches for economic development. The impact could be huge - in the region and beyond