Tanya writes regularly on digital wellbeing, digital detox, Big Tech, screen-life balance, cybersafety, AI, persuasive tech, the attention economy and other topical issues related to the digital world.
Is crypto a monetary revolution with vast technological and financial potential, or a Ponzi Scheme perfectly designed for criminal enterprise and fraud?
There’s now a Greek edition of My Brain has Too Many Tabs Open’, launched by Psichogios Books on 9 June 2022.
A glossary of acronyms and emojis used by child predators online has been produced to educate parents and carers on their tactics.
In the rush to procure EdTech products for online learning in the pandemic, few governments checked that they were safe for children to use. Children paid with their privacy.
If you’re one of the app’s 1 billion active users you might have wondered why TikTok is so hard to put down? It’s designed that way.
Imagine being on a Zoom call and the person the other end is getting real-time indications that you’re bored, annoyed, or even lying – that’s the promise of ’emotion AI’.
Should we be worried that we can tell a computer-generated image of a human face from the real thing less than half the time?
As the relentless march of the attention economy and persuasive tech takes its toll, are we all now suffering from phone addiction?
My tech ethics podcast ‘It’s Complicated’ returns for its 7th series with inspiring guests to help you untangle your relationship with tech.