Derechos digitales

Instagram insta a sus usuarios a ser más exhibicionistas  Large investigation

15 junio 2020 | Nicolas Kayser-Bril
Judith Duportail
Kira Schacht
Édouard Richard
| VoxEurop

An exclusive investigation reveals that Instagram prioritizes photos of scantily-clad men and women, shaping the behavior of content creators and the worldview of 140 millions Europeans in what remains a blind spot of EU regulations. 

Not just apps: privacy, personal data and COVID-19 in the western Balkans 

18 mayo 2020 | Federico Caruso
| OBC Transeuropa

The measures adopted by some Balkan countries to contain the pandemic have raised perplexity in associations and researchers who deal with privacy and digital rights. Emergency actions, derogating from the national rules of law, could translate into mass surveillance tools.

La circulación masiva de datos pone en peligro la privacidad y las libertades individuales  in depth

13 octubre 2019 | Andreas Vou
| VoxEurop

Las redes 5G que se están implantando por toda Europa pueden proporcionar a los ciudadanos urbanos una vida sostenible, menos tráfico y una seguridad rigurosa, pero la tecnología también puede suponer un terreno proclive a la vigilancia masiva. 

Copyright reform: the forthcoming EU directive we'll all be worrying about in a few years time

13 junio 2018 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

On June 20, the Legal Affairs committee of the European Parliament will vote on a proposed directive for Copyright reform. Sounds obscure? It is actually a hotly debated topic: the new directive may well shape how the internet will look like in a few years, among other things changing how linking and uploading of contents works.

Public enterprises will have to open up their data

01 febrero 2019 | Gina Pavone
| OBC Transeuropa

New European legislation will significantly increase the accessibility of data produced with public finances: therefore, data produced by public enterprises, i.e. companies which provide essential services such as public transport to many cities.

Dark patterns: born to mislead  in depth

13 noviembre 2019 | Federico Caruso
| OBC Transeuropa

Digital platforms often trick users into giving up their personal data or buying particular products. These “dark patterns” go against European legislation, but authorities are struggling to combat them.