Urgent need to change drone rules
Keywords: Politics, Government, business, privacy, security, safety
Download a movie in one second.
Keywords: trends, connectivity, piracy, ethics, digital citizenship, 5G, South Korea, Mobile technology
Warning after intimate video goes viral
Keywords: Digital citizenship, cybersafety, ethics, acceptable use, privacy
Bitcoin cyberattack a big warning to users
Keywords: Business, employment, security, integrity, cybersafety, digital citizenship, commerce
Keywords: Robot, Robotics, AI, Insect, self organising, building
Termites inspire robot builders
US scientists develop small robots that behave much like termites, able to build large structures even though each individual acts on its own and can follow only simple rules.
Robot army ‘to help future floods’
A self-organising robotic construction crew has been shown off by scientists at Harvard university.
Cyber-thieves ‘film victim activity’
Cyber-thieves are increasingly grabbing video of how victims use their computer to better steal from online bank accounts, reveals a security firm.
Why isn’t Siri like AI in movies?
Keywords: AI, Intelligence, voice recognition, AI systems, Siri, Google Now
Are there ways to make virtual assistants like Siri and Google Now more like the AI systems in the movies, capable of natural sounding conversations?
Push to keep kids safe online
Keywords: Digital Citizenship, cybersafety, resource, edcuation, youth, children, internet
Spam Attack company fined $120,000 (NZ)
Keywords: Ethics, cybersafety, digital citizenship, spam, business, employment, security, politics, government
Artists confront the web’s pirates
Keywords: Piracy, digital citizenship, ethics, piracy, copyright, politics, legal, business, employment
Major study confirms cellphone use is safe
Keywords: Health, ergonomics, mobiles, cell phones, safety, research
Parents unaware of smartphone danger
Keywords: Smartphones, communication, ethics, digital citizenship, cybersafety, tablets, youth, education
Many parents are out of touch with the dangers faced by their children on tablets and smartphones, according to a poll by BBC Learning.
Mask malware aims at governments
Keywords: politics, government, surveillance, security, privacy, spying, digital citizenship, cybersafety, integrity, reliability
Sophisticated computer malware aimed at high-value targets may have been created by a nation state, say security researchers
Huge hack ‘is ugly sign of future’
Keywords: Politics, government, business, employment, standards, policies, security, reliability, integrity, infrastructure, digital citizenship, cybersafety
A massive attack that exploited a key vulnerability in the infrastructure of the internet is the “start of ugly things to come”, it has been warned.
Cyberbullying suicide shocks Italy
Keywords: Security, safety, digital citizenship, cybersaefty, politics, government, policies
MPs in Italy call for action against cyberbullying after a girl of 14, subjected to online abuse, kills herself in a north-eastern town.
Utopia drugs market forced offline
Keywords: Politics, government, secuirty, police, dark net, TOR, Drugs, ethics, digital citizenship, cybersafety
The Dutch National Police force seizes a “dark net” website used to sell illegal drugs, weapons and hacking tools.
Cyber-attack disrupts Bitcoin trades
Keywords: Commerce, business, employment, security, cybersafety, bitcoins, digital citizenship, reliability, integrity
Bitstamp becomes the second Bitcoin exchange to halt withdrawals. It says it has been struck by a cyber-attack.