Author: Gabriela M. Fernández
Five books and films to understand data protection
The media are increasingly revealing scandals that make us worry about personal data protection on the Internet. Let us listen to the protagonists.
July 10th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Paul Nemitz: Laws rule over tech, not the other way around
In this post we share the results of an Interview with Mr. Paul Nemitz, Principal Advisor on Justice Policy, EU Commission.
June 29th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Is the reliability of information on the internet guaranteed?
Could we live without making searches on the Internet? Yes. But we must know that the reliability of Information is no always guaranteed.
April 17th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Who are you on the Internet? Notes about online identity
When you read the title of this post, it is very likely that you automatically answered: “It’s me, who else would it be?”. But the question was not in vain: if you think it through, everyone has an online identity which can be more or less consistent with the “real” identity, or the “you of […]
March 20th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
10 reasons why Estonia is the first digital nation.
Have you heard about the ex-Soviet European country that has jumped into the public palette for becoming the first digital nation? It is not propaganda or publicity: here we tell you why Estonia has become an example of government and digital life. 1. Almost half of the citizens in Estonia voted online in the last […]
March 16th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Existing in the cloud?
Have you ever wondered if existing in the cloud is possible? I believe all humans think about that, whether if it is because of a religious issue, fear of the future or simply scientific curiosity. The hypotheses that society have stated are varied and multidisciplinary. Nevertheless, one of them strongly attracts my attention: will we […]
February 28th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
What happens to people without identification?
Can you imagine live without a single ID document? People without identification face so many problems today: they are on disadvantage
February 21st, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Having an online CV: pros and cons
You must have an updated curriculum vitae, even when you are happy with your job posting. Discover all the benefits of having a online CV.
February 14th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
Did you know that your data are worth?
Do you remember when you created a profile on Facebook? Name, e-mail, phone number, those are basic requests. But feeding that data in, it is like opening Pandora’s box: marital status, interests, favorite movies, academic and professional records… your data is worth money, so they can ask you anything. As a matter of fact, filling […]
January 10th, 2020 by Gabriela M. Fernández
How do social networks make money?
If the services are free, you will wonder how social networks make money. They are millionaire companies thanks to advertising and your data.
December 24th, 2019 by Gabriela M. Fernández