Full list of COMPACT project materials and publications

In anticipation of the Facebook Oversight Board start The long-awaited launch of Facebook’s new ‘Oversight Board’ is expected to happen ...
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Virtual reality: pros and cons Virtual Reality (VR) is a very wide-spread concept and with so many new devices and ...
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A new controversial Internet law in Turkey The Law on Regulation of Broadcasts via Internet and Prevention of Crimes Committed ...
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Facebook withholding data on its anti-disinformation efforts, EU says
Competition rules and DSA The digital revolution demands new mechanisms to regulate competition in the digital sector and large online ...
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Public consultation on the Guidelines on the targeting of social media users (Guidelines) The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has ...
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EDiMA’s position on the EU Digital Services Act The main statement of EDiMA, a Brussels based trade association representing the ...
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ERGA‘s position on the Digital Services Act (DSA): extending and strengthening the powers of the national regulatory authorities (NRA) In ...
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Supporting Public Health Experts’ Vaccine Efforts - Facebook Facebook has announced that it will implement several protocols to support vaccination ...
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Facebook's Algorithm: A Major Threat to Public Health - AVAAZ Avaaz uncovers health misinformation spreading networks with an estimated 3.8 ...
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Can democracies stand up to Facebook? Ireland may have the answer - The Guardian Last month, the Irish data protection ...
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Twitter Will Turn Off Some Features to Fight Election Misinformation - NYT The platform is trying to address growing concern ...
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5G networks: business, security, and geopolitics Before full implementation, 5G technology requires a thorough investigation of its various security and ...
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The House Antitrust Report on Big Tech - NYT "In a report led by Democrats, lawmakers said Apple, Amazon, Google ...
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Assessment of the Code of Practice on Disinformation. Achievements and areas for further improvement, Brussels, 11 September 2020 The Code ...
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Recovery plan powers EU's strategic autonomy The topic on rebooting the EU economy after coronavirus brought together at the online ...
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Digital Education: Public consultation: Digital education during the COVID-19 recovery period and beyond The European Commission has launched an EU-wide ...
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Open data and COVID crisis Following the spread of COVID-19 in early 2020, countries across the world have adapted to ...
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Mozilla challenges the status quo and embraces openness: the position of the company on the Digital Services Act (DSA) On ...
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Internet Society: DSA Open Consultation Response The Internet Society welcomes the Commission’s efforts to develop new and revised rules to ...
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ARTICLE 19’s Recommendations for the EU Digital Services Act Twenty years after the adoption of the E-Commerce Directive, a cornerstone ...
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Response to the European Commission’s “Inception Impact Assessment for Deepening the Internal Market and Clarifying Responsibilities for Digital Services” The ...
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A Telecoms Industry View on the Digital Services Act For this reason, we believe that the European Commission’s efforts in ...
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European Commission consultation on Digital Services Act (DSA): EBF response KEY MESSAGES: The EBF supports an ex ante regulatory approach ...
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EBU RESPONSE TO THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE DIGITAL SERVICES ACT Platforms mainly have tried to create transparency ...
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FACEBOOK RESPONSE TO EC PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE DIGITAL SERVICES ACT (DSA) While Facebook supports regulation requiring digital platforms to ...
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GOOGLE: Digital Services Act package: open public Consultation Google's response to the European Commission’s consultation on the Digital Services Act ...
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How to make Europe’s digital transformation responsible and accountable In its position IBM underlines that governments, and citizens, in particular, ...
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CDTEU Response to the European Commission Consultation on the Digital Services Act The Centre for Democracy and Technology’s EU Office ...
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European Union Update: The Digital Services Act ICANN points to the fact that within the domain name ecosystem, registrars could ...
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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S CONSULTATION ON THE DIGITAL SERVICES ACT PACKAGE According to Amnesty International the new ...
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Digital Services Act: what we learned about tackling the power of digital platforms he European Digital Rights (EDRI) requests the ...
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The Digital Services Act: SMEs need a more open and competitive internet ecosystem The DIGITAL SME position paper calls for ...
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European Immersive Technologies Symposium Registration is Open! 19-20th of October - FREE ADMISSION We are organising the European Immersive Technologies ...
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Immersive Technologies Symposium – VR & ZOOM The symposium will be hosted on the 19th and 20th of October from ...
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JOURNALISM AND FACT-CHECKING: typification of sources used for checking and criteria for selecting fact-checked material – an analysis by Agência ...
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E. Psychogiopoulou and F. Casarosa, ‘Fundamental Rights in National Social Media Jurisprudence: A Study of Higher and Appellate Courts’, [2020] ...
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An Exploratory Study of Global and Legal Discourses on Social Media Regulation Andrej Skolkay - School of Communication and Media ...
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Open data and COVID-19 crisis Following the spread of COVID-19 in early 2020, countries across the world have adapted to ...
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The European Digital Services Act package (DSA) The Digital Services Act package was announced by the European Commission as a ...
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Smart Society – 'Fake Analytica' Style? Smart Cities and Regional Development Journal (v3. i1. 2019) Posted: 3 Jul 2019 Bissera ...
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Digital Library by Dr. Bissera Zankova ...
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Facebook's EU-US data transfer mechanism 'cannot be used', Irish regulator says (Reuters) - The key mechanism used by Facebook to ...
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Microsoft releases new technology to combat manipulated media Microsoft on Tuesday rolled out two new technologies aimed at identifying and ...
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Lisbon Seminar Report ...
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GLOBAL APPROACHES TO SOCIAL MEDIA REGULATION (TAXONOMY) ...
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Kyiv Symposium - Internews Ukraine ...
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Kyiv Simposium - "Revision of the Historic Propaganda" - Presentation ...
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Media Convergence and Social Media - Fake news and validation of information in social networks, Kyiv, Ukraine 12 March Presentation ...
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Kyiv Simposium - "National court rulings on social media: The free speech dimension" Presentation by Evangelia Psychogiopoulou, Hellenic Foundation for ...
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HYBRID THREAT DECOMPOSITION METHODOLOGY: BIG DATA ANALYSIS BY ATTACKINDEX.COM Presentation by Elena Shnurko Tabakova ...
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E-platform for communication between Ukrainian journalists and experts Presentation by Anastasiia Shyrina ...
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EURODIG 2019 COMPACT partners took part in the organization of the Plenary 7 Session: "Tackling Online Harms" and Workshop 10 ...
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EuroDIG 2020 Forum forum | live transcript | live stream Day 1 / 11 June 2020 (all times CEST/UTC +2) 09.00 - 09.30 Studio open, ...
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Smart citizens for Smart cities: the role of social media for expanding local democracy (The case of local referendums in ...
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Report on Riga Symposium The symposium was organized by the University of Latvia Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) on the ...
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Sofia Symposium - COMPACT Project (Bulgarian Translation) Presentation by Dr Bissera Zankova ...
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The 5th Congress of the Polish Communication Association, entitled “Media Power: People – Organisations – Technologies”, aims at discussing the ...
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Materials from Regional COMPACT Symposium "Propaganda/disinformation, multi-lingual media, and social media regulation" The University of Latvia, Faculty of Social Sciences, ...
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Smart society and information disorder Smart citizens for smart cities: the role of social media for expanding local democracy (the ...
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Czech police gained data from Facebook in illegal way and issued fine based on wrong interpretation of the law
The availability of studies which assess the implementation and performance of social media (SM) regulation within European Union countries is ...
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UK's ambitious plan for addressing all online harms
This study provides a global overview of some traditional but mostly innovative approaches that have been suggested for social media ...
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Have you ever wanted to gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of the digital environment? To have a map ...
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A Framework for Assessing Internet Development The Internet has developed rapidly into a communications medium which continues to transform access ...
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The Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), and blockchain represent an unprecedented opportunity for the enterprise and the public ...
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Disinformation and democracy: The home front in the Information War  DISCUSSION PAPER  Paul Butcher  EUROPEAN POLITICS AND INSTITUTIONS PROGRAMME  30 ...
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Bissera Zankova, Media 21 UNESCO is one of the international organisations in the COVID-19 crisis that carry out continuous and ...
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This research and policy paper summarises the key findings and recommendations from up-to-date performance analyses of European organisations ...
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Germans place the highest value on privacy compared to the U.S. and Latin American countries.  Across countries, people place the ...
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Research done within the framework of the COMPACT project examined national court cases on social media and convergence in a ...
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Cambridge Analytica and Facebook
Mark Zuckerberg published an op-ed in Financial Times titled Big Tech needs more regulation, on February 17, 2017. He outlined ...
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Council of Europe and hate speech Baku 2019 - Bissera Zankova “Hate speech for the purpose of the Recommendation entails ...
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Educational video for Medical Realities on Basic Life Support During Covid - 19 for training medical staff. The project was ...
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Mediaframe Studios presents: Episode 1: "Identity Theft" by Brigita Auskalnyte Content creators usually have a following – followers. It is ...
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Mediaframe Studios presents: Episode 2: "Wild Wild Web" by Isaac Linkens Information disorder is a term that is increasingly being ...
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Mediaframe studios presents: "Bittersweet" by Shazell Vassal Hall We start from the basic premise that gender equality comprises an important ...
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Where are the limitations of freedom of expression in the online media sphere? Where should the states, private companies or ...
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11th-12th November 2019 Representation of the European Commission in Bulgaria The European House 124, „Georgi S. Rakovski“ Str. Sofia, Bulgaria ...
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Regional Symposium on Social Media Regulation - Riga, 10 December 2019 Report on “Disinformation, Media Literacy, and Social Media Regulation” ...
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by Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation The Fifth Generation (5G) technology is expected to potentially affect almost every aspect of ...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is the first epidemic in human history where information technology and social media are being used on ...
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Publication from NOVI SAD 10th International Conference THE BRIDGES OF MEDIA EDUCATION 2018 "Fighting fake news and hoaxes in the ...
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Smart society – “Fake Analytica“ style? ...
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EuroDIG2020 - Trieste - Day 1 ...
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Tackling information disorder - The Good, the Bad and the Urgent A contribution by Tanja Pavleska from Jozef Stefan Institute, ...
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Challenges and dilemmas for the national regulatory authorities in the age of convergence with respect to hate speech Since the ...
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Fighting fake news and hoaxes in the age of convergence: performance evaluation and policies against information disorder Bissera Zankova, Media ...
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This research and policy paper summarises the key findings and recommendations from up-to-date performance analyses of European organisations ...
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Our speakers addressed some important questions such as "What is 5G, where we can see it, and how it operates? ...
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Ms. Ina O’ Murchu, Technologist, Technopreneur, Ireland and Consultant at Onlim, Austria ...
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Ms. Andreana Atanasova, Deputy minister responsible for information technology and communication of Bulgaria: 5G will help economic growth and will ...
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Mr. Harri Paloheimo, CEO CoReorient, former Nokia Green Research Team Leader and Principal Researcher, worked on simulations of NextG radio ...
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Ms. Malika Keswani,  Senior Production Manager,  BBC World Services. BBC ensures that within the editorial brief none of the propaganda ...
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Mr. Andreas Geiss, Head of Unit for Spectrum Policy in DG CONNECT, European Commission ...
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Ms. Malika Keswani,   Senior Production Manager,  BBC World Services ...
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5G telecommunication benchmark creates an unprecedented level of expectations and at the same time strong resistance in tech advancement. 5G ...
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Discussion with Mr. Andreas Geiss, Head of Unit for Spectrum Policy in DG CONNECT, European Commission, moderated by Mr. Niall O’Brolchain, ...
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Dr. Jack Rowley, Senior Director for Research & Sustainability and works in the Advocacy Department of the GSMA ...
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Prof. Michel Israel, National Centre for Public Health and Analyses, Ministry of Health of Bulgaria ...
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Mr. Peter Kimpian , Data Protection Unit, Council of Europe ...
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Dr. Catalin Vrabie, Professor Assistant, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Romania ...
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Ms. Andreana Atanasova, Deputy minister responsible for information  technology and communication of Bulgaria ...
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Mr. Andreas Geiss, Head of Unit for Spectrum Policy in DG CONNECT, European Commission ...
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Dr. Bissera Zankova - Media 21 Foundation ...
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Riga Symposium: Compact Project Presentation by Oles Kulchytskyy Coordination and Support Action  3 years project Nov 2017 – Nov 2020 ...
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Habits of using Internet-based media Presentation by Velta Skolmeistare ...
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Information Disorder ...
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Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Undermining the right to health could generate serious risks for society and generations ahead. Disinformation represents ...
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Round table “Fake news and validation of information in social networks” On March 12th, the round table “Fake news and ...
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The first COMPACT symposium on 5G that was hosted online on the 14th of May, showed to be a big ...
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First comprehensive, international COMPACT symposium on 5G We would like to invite everybody to join the first comprehensive, international COMPACT ...
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Standards in the digital society should be responsive to gender equality Standards are key contributors to an inclusive digital society ...
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Standardization and coordination (the case of BG) Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation General observations The primary objective of standardisation ...
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Standardisation  in the Digital Single Market - before and after 2020 Standardization issues in the new technological environment are of ...
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Conference on media security, held in Sofia, Bulgaria Dr. Bissera Zankova, “Media 21” Foundation Nowadays, the topic of debates is ...
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Social media regulation - a proposition for a social media arbitration mechanism Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation Dr. Valeriy ...
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International community against disinformation in the situation of COVID-19 pandemic While the corona virus crisis is escalating, the U.N. Secretary-General ...
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The corona virus crisis and its digital implications The emergence of Corona Virus is related to a number of areas ...
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Corona virus and disinformation These days disinformation is developing as fast as the coronavirus spread. This is a reason for ...
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The multifarious effects of GDPR
The multifarious effects of GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a milestone in the regulation of data and ...
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Are European children protected well online?
Are European children protected well online? The European Parliament and other stakeholders have put a lot of effort to protect ...
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CYBERCRIMINALS
CYBERCRYMINALS: Complex Times Ahead "Dangerous times have come. In the future, we need to be more vigilant about what we ...
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invitation
Invitation: To all members of the academic community and other interested parties that would like to discuss our dynamic digital ...
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Fears and speculations in Bulgaria after National Children’s Strategy draft project was introduced
Fears and speculations in Bulgaria after National Children’s Strategy draft project was introduced In April 2019 it was officially stated ...
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The personal data of millions hacked in Bulgaria
The personal data of millions hacked in Bulgaria What exactly happened?     The BBC reported on 17th of July, ...
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Issues related to the National Revenue Agency personal data leak
Issues related to the National Revenue Agency personal data leak Was the media and public institutions’ reaction adequate?     ...
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The case of social media used for donations of citizens and potential medical data protection
The case of social media used for donations of citizens and potential medical data protection: Example for the potential constructive ...
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UK's ambitious plan for addressing all online harms
UK's ambitious plan for addressing all online harms HM Government: Online Harms, White Paper The UK White Paper puts forward ...
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UNESCO, intermediaries and freedom of expression
UNESCO, intermediaries and freedom of expression In 2017, UNESCO published its report “Fostering Freedom Online: The Role of Internet Intermediaries” ...
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Transparency of the Internet: Transparency of Internet Service Providers
Transparency of the Internet: Transparency of Internet Service Providers The public`s ability in using the Internet to become informed, to ...
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 IGF 2018 Key Messages: Digital Inclusion & Accessibility
 IGF 2018 Key Messages: Digital Inclusion & Accessibility The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is a world platform which involves people ...
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IGF 2018 Key Messages: Media&Content
IGF 2018 Key Messages: Media&Content The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is a world platform that involves people from various stakeholder ...
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EuroDIG 2019: Highlights of messages
EuroDIG 2019: Highlights of messages EuroDIG, the European Dialogue on Internet Governance, was established in 2008 as annual event that ...
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Germans place the highest value on privacy compared to the U.S. and Latin American countries.  Across countries, people place the ...
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On 6 February 2020, the COMPACT project consortium was represented at a Council of Europe exchange with internet companies. European ...
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corona
The emergence of Corona Virus is related to a number of areas that can be explored to show its multiple ...
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lisbon symposium
On behalf of the organizing team it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the upcoming Regional ...
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Speaker presentations Stakeholder discussions ...
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Messages from COMPACT Symposium “Technology and regulation in a convergent environment. The role of social media and its implications” in ...
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India’s social media content removal order The conversation, Academic rigour, journalistic flair, November 4th, 2019 In recent weeks India's High Court ...
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Riga
On behalf of the organizing team it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the upcoming Regional ...
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Dortmund Symposium  Overview of Global Regulatory Initiatives and Suggestions, Governmental Initiatives, New Regulatory Challenges Please find below the discussion materials: ...
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Sofia Symposium 2019 “Technology and regulation in a convergent environment. The role of social media and its implications” was held ...
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The materials cover the following topics: Digital identity and why to regulate What are bots and are they dangerous to ...
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Regional symposium Brussels
On behalf of the organizing team it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the upcoming Regional ...
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The 5th Congress of the Polish Communication Association, entitled “Media Power: People – Organisations – Technologies” - Discussion on the ...
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Budapest Symposium: The intermediaries and their liability
Budapest Symposium "The intermediaries and their liability: If there is a quick, easy and permanent solution, please tell us as ...
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Social media regulation - a proposition for a social media arbitration mechanism
Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation Dr. Valeriy Dimitrov, professor at the Legal Faculty of the University of National and ...
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Making social networks more accountable: towards a new french framework
Further to the public outcry over information disorder and hate speech online, the social media networks are increasingly under the ...
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Our digital interdependent future: a new UN report
Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria On 10 June 2019, the UN High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation released ...
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Conference on media security, held in Sofia, Bulgaria
Conference on media security, held in Sofia, Bulgaria Nowadays, the topic of debates is no longer whether or not society ...
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Eurodig 2019: Dutch experience
Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria Created in 2008 by several organisations, government representatives and experts, the European Dialogue ...
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Transposition of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD): Irish approach
Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria The AVMSD set a difficult task for the European governments to find appropriate ...
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Standardization and coordination (the case of BG)
Dr. Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation 1. General observations The primary objective of standardisation is to define voluntary, technical or ...
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Do we need to regulate social media?
On behalf of the organizing team it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the upcoming Regional ...
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Standardisation in the Digital Single Market – before and after 2020
Standardization issues in the new technological environment are of increasing relevance for Europe. “Media 21” Foundation presents excerpts from the ...
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Reversal - Facebook, Instagram over false news on vaccination: you can not persuade believers
"I think that the opinions of people who are already part of an anti-spy lobby simply can not be changed, ...
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Why AI is a threat to democracy—and what we can do to stop it
Amy Webb, futurist, NYU professor, and award-winning creator, has spent a lot of the final decade researching, discussing, and assembly ...
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Online disinformation: a major challenge for Europe
Director General of DG Connect at the EC, Roberto Viola, gave speech to the European Parliament's Committee on Culture and ...
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Election cybersecurity: challenges and opportunities
Election cybersecurity: challenges and opportunities This paper presents ENISA’s opinion on the cybersecurity of elections and provides concrete and forward-looking ...
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Facebook withholding data on its anti-disinformation efforts, EU says
Commissioners demand hard numbers from firm ahead of European parliament elections Facebook has repeatedly withheld key data on its alleged ...
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Are you ready? Here is all the data Facebook and Google have on you
The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and ...
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Facebook asked George Osborne to influence EU data protection law
Facebook 'directed massive lobbying campaign at politicians around the world and called Irish PM a 'great friend' in battle against ...
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Dr. Bissera Zankova Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria As the preparation of the new EU copyright directive is in full swing ...
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Suspicion that Google pays Internet celebrities for pushing their agenda has existed for a long time. But German journalist Constantin ...
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Without realizing it we incessantly store heaps of personal information on the net every day
Dr. Bissera ZankovaMedia 21 Foundation, Bulgaria Beyond doubt the Facebook - Cambridge Analytica data scandal was one of the highlights ...
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What Internet do we want? The legal milestones of 2018
Dr. Bissera ZankovaMedia 21 Foundation, Bulgaria When we consider contemporary means of communication we put the Internet at the centre ...
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A new World Bank gender study
Dr. Bissera ZankovaMedia 21 Foundation, Bulgaria The study of the World Bank “Women, Business and the Law 2019:A Decade of ...
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Steps against online manipulation taken by 43 countries in two recent years
Since 2016, at least 43 countries have proposed or implemented measures aimed at combating influence campaigns on social media. This ...
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Tim Berners-Lee launches campaign to save the web from abuse
As it was reported by The Guardian, Tim Berners-Lee, English scientist and father of the Web, has launched a global ...
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False news stories are 70% more likely to be retweeted on Twitter than true ones
As it was reported on MarketWatch article (25/10/2018) by Kari Paul, a recent study conducted by the Massachusetts Institute of ...
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Code of Practice on Disinformation
Representatives of online platforms, leading social networks, advertisers and advertising industry agreed on a self-regulatory Code of Practice to address ...
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Nine steps for how Facebook should embrace meaningful interac— er, accountability
A group of Oxford and Stanford researchers (Timothy Garton Ash, Robert Gorwa, and Danaë Metaxa) started with nine items, in ...
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How Secrecy Fuels Facebook Paranoia - Article Summary
»As it was reported in New York Times Magazine article (Jan. 16, 2019) by John Herrman: »How Secrecy Fuels Facebook ...
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Challenges and dilemmas for national regulatory authorities in the age of convergence with respect to hate speech
Since the time of their inception media regulatory bodies have always faced big challenges. The latter pertain either to their ...
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Social technology-based credit system in China does not mean a Digital Dictatorship, claims a blogger
Pavel Dvořák is a Slovak sinologist living and doing business in tourism in China. In theintroduction to his web blogs ...
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One Small Step for the Web
Tim Berners-Lee I’ve always believed the web is for everyone. That's why I and others fight fiercely to protect it ...
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Research Agendas and Roadmaps on Social Media and Convergence in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia
Andrej Školkay, Gergö Hajzer, Juraj Filin, Tomasz Anusziewicz, Ľubica Adamcová, Veronika Vighová, Igor Daniš The purpose of this study is ...
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Minutes from Adria Information Disorder AI Tools 2018 Workshop
Minutes from Adria Information Disorder AI Tools 2018 Workshop, held on June 29-30, 2018, in Koper, Slovenia. Andrej Školkay opened ...
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Facebook shuts the gate after the horse has bolted, and hurts real research in the process
In reaction to the Cambridge Analytica controversy, Facebook has recently announced a substantial tightening of access restrictions to the Application ...
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Council of Europe: Analytical Overview of Official Documents on the Internet and Social Media
Bissera Zankova (Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria) with contributions by Ondrej Jurišta, Juraj Filin and Andrej Školkay (School of Communication and ...
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Wisdom of the Crowd: Multistakeholder perspective on the fake news debate
Vidushi Marda, Stefania Milan Social media platforms are increasingly accused of shaping public debate and engineering people’s behavior in ways ...
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Facebook scandal with data and Cambridge Analytica
Bjorn Figur Cambridge Analytica, a Data Analysis Company used an application developed by Dr. Aleksander Kogan to gain access to ...
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The Facebook scandal, but sorted
According to the original report, Facebook has released personal data to more than 50 million users, which is the largest ...
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Facebook as Blackbox
Leonard Reinecke, Profesor at University of Mainz Facebook has been overwhelmed with the personal data scandal. But do we not ...
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Wrong scandalization of a scandal
There is no doubt that it is unacceptable for organizations to track people in an illegal way and use the ...
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The causal loop between information disorder and trust on the Internet
Tanja Pavleska, Laboratory for Open Systems and Networks, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana This article explains the link between information disorder ...
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Privacy dissolves, and with it our concept of the democratic public. Thoughts on Cambridge Analytica and the consequences of the ...
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Bissera Zankova, Media 21 Foundation, Bulgaria May 2 2018 Nowadays we are constantly witnessing how diverse Internet intermediaries are rapidly ...
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Lately, there have been frequent talks about fighting "fake news" and promoting media literacy. The President of Latvia has already ...
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As elections are approaching Latvia in autumn 2018, very important questions are been raised by agitation monitoring and elimination in ...
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Czech police gained data from Facebook in illegal way and issued fine based on wrong interpretation of the law
The Czech Constitutional Court accepted constitutional complaint that both the Police and County Court broke constitutional rights with respect to ...
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What does Zuckerberg know about the Bulgarians?
Against the backdrop of the buzz about the leak in Facebook may be it is the time to ask what ...
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35 000 Bulgarians are affected by the Facebook scandal
The material is about a piece of news announced during the regular news and current affairs programme of the Bulgarian ...
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How to save your data on Facebook without deleting your account
Against the backdrop of the Analytica controversy the portal “Dnevnik” deals with the more practical issue how to protect data ...
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Resistance against Facebook
Author: Maria Manolova The Cambridge Analytica crisis has exposed the sinister sides of the social network. No easy solution appears ...
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Facebook prediction
An interesting article published by the Manager News site which reveals that a year ago Chris Clark - marketing and ...
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Facebook and responsibility for content
Prof. Nelly Ognyanova, media lawyer, comments on the recent developments in the ongoing Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal on her blog Media ...
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Facebook scandal
Author: Borislav Krastev Commenting on the recent Facebook scandal concerning “Analytica” Borislav Krastev provides his explanation of the conditions and ...
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Cambridge Analytica and Facebook
Michal Zlatkovský, the data journalist from the Czech Radio argues that the problem is not Cambridge Analytica – the problem ...
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Swiss View on Fake News
More Decentralized and Less Personalized Democracy as Protection against the "Fake News"? We present here some comments from a public ...
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Personal data
Author: Nomi Byström, a postdoctoral researcher in computer sciences at Aalto University, Finland With the recent revelations on the unlawful ...
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monitored
Author: Miroslav Pikus, an expert on cloud and informatics Computers take privacy away from us and regulation by the state ...
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welcome
Dear visitors - journalists, researchers, stakeholders, policymakers and media enthusiasts! Our consortium joint together in project Compact to increase awareness ...
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