Digital Planet

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Technological and digital news from around the world.

Jakarta power cut - millions without electricity but why could the grid not cope?
Not-so anonymised data July 30, 2019
Is anonymous data really anonymous enough?
India has sent a rover and orbiter to the moon. We look at the tech driving it.
Travellers to China forced to install a surveillance app. Researchers have broken into it
Online access down as some African countries impose connectivity tax
The Internet Society partners with Facebook to expand internet connectivity in Africa
Apple and Amazon deny claims of Chinese cyber attack
How a prototype system of sensors on the seafloor could predict future tsunamis?
Digital v Analogue Sept. 25, 2018
Digital may give us everything but many crave the tactile, physical analogue experience
Atomic Radio Sept. 18, 2018
Get ready for atomic radio
Music Tech Festival and instruments for disabled performers
How 'neuropolitics' consultants hack into voters’ brains
The Dark Web Aug. 28, 2018
The dark web explained
Kerala Floods Aug. 22, 2018
Kerala floods – tech savvy Indian citizens mobilize to minimize the damage
Nasa's Parker solar probe makes its way to the sun
China and reports of Google’s plans for self-censorship.
A new study has found that 90% of retail login attempts are hackers not customers.
How to improve EU Copyright law
Can an AI bot be as accurate as a human doctor?
A US radio journalist has had his voice recreated after losing it through illness