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Sophia the Robot will be mass-produced this year
The famous social robot is about to start rolling off the assembly line.

KRISTIN HOUSER11 September, 2021

Credit: Hanson Robotics

This article was originally published on Freethink.

When Sophia the robot debuted in 2016, she was one of a kind. She had a r

Digital rhetoric
Digital rhetoric is a way of informing, persuading, and inspiring action in an audience through digital media that is composed and distributed via multimedia platforms.[1] Due to the increasingly mediated nature of our contemporary society, there are no longer clear distinctions between digital and non-digital environments. This has led to an expansion of the scope of digital rhetoric as there is a need to ac

Content persistence
Broadly speaking, today's web browsing operates through what is known as location addressing. Location addressing retrieves online information from specific locations on the web ─ i.e. from behind URLs. However, this has its obvious downsides. Location addressing is centralized, which means that whoever controls that location controls the content. And anything behind a location-addressed URL can be chan


What’s hot? NFT, what else? The world is hyped over this new term for over a year now. From art to music to NFT of famous tweets, yes, you heard it right, these digital assets are being bought like a 14th-century Roman artifact.

But are NFTs worth all t

Metadata schemas
Metadata schemas
As described in the NFT basics concept guide, an NFT is a digital asset that can be bought and sold on a blockchain network. The value of an NFT is based on what it represents — for example, an image, video, or game asset. To make an NFT represent something, we use metadata.

Metadata (opens new window)is data that provides information about other data; in the case of an NFT, it describes

GDPR Three Years on the Road: The 10 Key Developments You Should Know
on July 29, 2021

On the third anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation, Cooley started a series of webinars focused on the GDPR.

Our first webinar covers what we consider “the Top 1

Commons Lab

De beloften van het gebruik van data en nieuwe technologieën zijn groot; onze steden worden groener en leefbaarder, de gezondheidszorg effectiever en het onderwijs toegankelijker. Maar naast grote beloften zijn er ook grote vragen. Profiteert bijvoorbeeld iedereen evenredig van de digitale revolutie? Wat gebeurt er met de beschikbare data, nu steeds m

A community is a social unit (a group of living things) with commonality such as norms, religion, values, customs, or identity. Communities may share a sense of place situated in a given geographical area (e.g. a country, village, town, or neighbourhood) or in virtual space through communication platforms. Durable relations that extend beyond immediate genealogical ties also define a sense of community, import

Personal identity
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Identity (social science)
Identity (social science)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaFor other uses, see Identity (disambiguation).Not to be confused with Personal identity.

Identity is the qualities, beliefs, personality, looks and/or expressions that make a pers

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A cryptocurrency, crypto-currency, or crypto is a binary data designed to work as a medium of exchange wherein individual coin ownership records are stored in a ledger existing in a form of a computerized database using strong cryptography to secure transaction records, to control the creation of additional coins, and to verify the transfer of coin ownership.[1][2] Some crypto schemes use validators to maintain t