On April 21, 2021, the European Union (EU) proposed new artificial intelligence (AI) legislation called the EU Artificial Intelligence (AI) Act or the European AI Regulation. This proposed legislation is… Read More »The European AI Regulation – Pros & Cons
Today we celebrate with the Free Software Community the ‘I Love Free Software Day (#ILoveFS)‘. Free, Open Source Software (FOSS) enriches our lives every day and makes an important contribution… Read More »‘I Love Free Software Day’ – Is Free Software more important than ever before?
The acquisition of the social network Twitter by billionaire Elon Musk inspired us to write a blogpost about the social role of social media. In our blog post on microtargeting,… Read More »Twitter, Facebook & Co. – Pros & Cons of Social Media
Anyone who has ever worked productively with end devices in any way has encountered the “big five” of the big tech companies, i.e. Google, Amazon, Meta (formerly Facebook), Apple and… Read More »Digital office without Microsoft, Google & Co.
For several years now, the consensus in IT security has been that the simple login procedure with name and password alone is neither up-to-date nor secure enough for an increasingly… Read More »More Security through Multi-Factor Authentication
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been in force in the European Union, Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway for more than 4 years. Since then, this regulation has set a… Read More »European Courts increasingly insist on Compliance with the GDPR
On February 24, 2022, the day of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, there was a simultaneous hacker attack on a satellite that caused disruptions in thousands of wind turbines in… Read More »Cyber War, Hacking & Fake News: How Secure is Germany in the Digital Age?
“Almost everyone in the world will be identifiable” – This quote comes from an investor meeting of the US company Clearview AI, which specializes in face recognition using artificial intelligence… Read More »Face Recognition and its Impact on Privacy