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DFG supported open access project tests new publication models

Berlin, 13 March 2019 – The Alexander von Humboldt Institute for the Internet and Society …

Gemeinsam digital: Wir machen weiter!

“_Gemeinam digital”, the Berlin 4.0 Competence Center for Medium-Sized Businesses, is prolonged until 2021

Good news for small and medium-sized companies from Berlin, Brandenburg and throughout Germany: _Gemeinsam digital, …

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Our digital society in 2040

The essay competition “twentyforty – Utopias for a digital society” invites researchers worldwide to describe …

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Conference shows potential of European AI research

Artificial Intelligence will change society worldwide: More than 60 researchers from a European research network …

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Artificial Intelligence from a European perspective

International and interdisciplinary: a network of 26 Internet research institutes is researching the social challenges …

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Big Data Nudging involves dangers

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

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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: …

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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 …

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Scientific literature to go via app

Press release (in German) on the kick-off of the project Digital REseArch Mining (DREAM) organised …


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