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  1. Inside the Digital Society: "Consuming" creative culture in the digital society

    ... This week, a look at what it may already have done to the way that we ‘consume’ creative culture. An opening vignette  ... and, latterly, on politics (including mis- and dis-information).   But new technology also affects our broader cultural ...

    blog - 05/04/2021 - David Souter

  2. Inside the Digital Society: Human and digital creativity

    ... in artificial intelligence have brought those questions to the fore, for two reasons in particular, one technical, one human. Go, ... last few years have shown how effectively distorted information has been used to manipulate both personal choices and political ...

    blog - 04/29/2021 - David Souter

  3. Multi-stakeholder participation and ICT policy processes

    ... Author:  Anriette Esterhuysen The complexity of the WSIS process has been discussed extensively. A recent ... that has as much value as consensus. Working from the inside vs. working from the outside: is there still a clear division? For ...

    news - 04/15/2021 - Anriette Esterhuysen

  4. Inside the Digital Society: What to do about homeworking

    ... are thinking about what they want to see post-COVID.   The pandemic’s changed a lot of ways in which societies are working: I looked ... a weekly column for APC, looking at different aspects of the information society, development and rights. David’s pieces take a fresh look ...

    blog - 04/12/2021 - David Souter

  5. Inside the Digital Society: Children’s rights in the digital society

    ... leila's blog All rights within the international rights regime are equal, at least in theory. And many are ... identity; responsibilities to promote children’s access to information and to protect them against exploitation; and responsibilities in ...

    blog - 04/05/2021 - David Souter

  6. Inside the Digital Society: The Sustainable Development Goals, the environment and the digital society

    ... This week’s blog’s a ‘sneak peek’, if you like, of the chapter I’ve written for this year’s Global Information Society Watch (GISWatch) report by APC. It’s an overview of ...

    blog - 04/05/2021 - David Souter

  7. Inside the Digital Society: Digital and human ways of thinking

    ... blog Here are two related questions about the relationship between digital technology – to illustrate, I’ll say ... means that computers, AI, datafication can/will analyse information and reach conclusions on a scale that humans simply can’t. ...

    blog - 03/29/2021 - David Souter

  8. Inside the Digital Society: COVID-19 and e-commerce

    ... leila's blog COVID-19 has been one of the themes of the last year in the development of a digital society. And the ... within government; improving infrastructure, information services and business portals; enabling electronic ...

    blog - 03/25/2021 - David Souter and Anri van der Spuy

  9. Inside the Digital Society:  Technological disruption and complex societies

    ... Some see this as their virtue, making them engines of what the economist Joseph Schumpeter called ‘creative destruction’ ... a weekly column for APC, looking at different aspects of the information society, development and rights. David’s pieces take a fresh look ...

    blog - 03/17/2021 - David Souter

  10. Inside the Digital Society: Where should we put our data?

    ... leila's blog I’ve spent much of the last week discussing data governance. The discussions were ... a weekly column for APC, looking at different aspects of the information society, development and rights. David’s pieces take a fresh look ...

    blog - 03/05/2021 - David Souter

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