Press Releases

Cover der Studie: Big Data Nudging

Big Data Nudging involves dangers

The default settings in apps are a current example of how behaviour is influenced and …
GDRP DSGVO Purpose Limitation

Scientific study proves innovation potential of the GDPR

A legal study on the EU General Data Protection Regulation by a researcher at the …

Björn Scheuermann – new Director at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society

The Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) expands its board of directors: …
Smart Energy Nutzerinnovation

Smart Energy Study: Unsatisfied customers and great potential of user innovation

+++PRESS RELEASE IN GERMAN: First comprehensive academic study on use and acceptance of smart energy …
Open Access: Dream Research project press photo

Scientific literature to go via app

Press release (in German) on the kick-off of the project Digital REseArch Mining (DREAM) organised …
Manuel Castells eröffnet prominent besetzte Redenreihe zur digitalen Gesellschaft

Manuel Castells inaugurates high-profile lecture series on digital society

The current rapid social and technological change brings about enormous uncertainties – a great need …
HIIG-Studie: Die Zusammenarbeit von Startups und Mittelstand kann die Innovationskraft in Deutschland stärken

HIIG-Studie: Die Zusammenarbeit von Startups und Mittelstand kann die Innovationskraft in Deutschland stärken

Die Zusammenarbeit von Startups und Mittelständlern verspricht Vorteile für beide Seiten und kann darüber hinaus …
European Hub for Internet and Society launched

European Hub for Internet and Society Research launched

Representatives of 15 European internet research institutes are launching a hub for scientific exchange and …

Award for excellent research on rules of digital communication

HIIG-researcher Christian Katzenbach receives dissertation award „Medien – Kultur – Kommunikation“ for model of communication …

Game Jam: Implementing privacy and security by design through serious games

HIIG organises Game Jam – Unveil the privacy threat, an innovative workshop to sensitise citizens …

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