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.
The UK’s Online Safety Bill gets its second reading this week. The Bill will put safety at the heart of the internet experience for UK users.
Twitter has announced it’s working on an edit button. But correcting typos and honing witticisms are the least of its users’ problems.
It turns out none of us are very good at spotting misinformation, even though we like to think we are. A new method could help.
A new study has found that negative links between social media and mental health may appear in girls and boys at different ages.
My latest book ‘My Brain Has Too Many Tabs Open’ has launched in Asia, with the Thai edition out now and a Vietnamese edition following soon.
Facial recognition tech allows us to unlock our mobile phones, set up a bank account, or go through borders. But there are privacy risks.
Bossware, proliferating since the pandemic, uses artificial intelligence (AI) to manage or monitor a company’s employees. It’s not infallible.
Russia’s blocking of Facebook and Twitter is part of a bigger ideological battle to control the free internet which may create a ‘splinternet’.
Will the war for Ukraine be won, not by conventional weapons on the battlefield, but by cyber weapons in a digital war?