Tanya writes regularly on tech ethics, 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.
Counterspeech is an effective method for dealing with online abuse, helping to change beliefs and build resilience. Could AI deploy it at scale?
TikTok recently admitted some China-based employees can access information from American users. Is the app really spying on its users?
With Roe v Wade overturned last week, US woman should be aware of how Femtech, including period tracker data, could now be used against them.
Is crypto a monetary revolution with vast technological and financial potential, or a Ponzi Scheme perfectly designed for criminal enterprise and fraud?
There’s now a Greek edition of My Brain has Too Many Tabs Open’, launched by Psichogios Books on 9 June 2022.
A glossary of acronyms and emojis used by child predators online has been produced to educate parents and carers on their tactics.
In the rush to procure EdTech products for online learning in the pandemic, few governments checked that they were safe for children to use. Children paid with their privacy.
If you’re one of the app’s 1 billion active users you might have wondered why TikTok is so hard to put down? It’s designed that way.
Imagine being on a Zoom call and the person the other end is getting real-time indications that you’re bored, annoyed, or even lying – that’s the promise of ’emotion AI’.