Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#tgip-new-digital-age

# tgip-new-digital-age - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Privacy, decentralisation and regulation - what we can expect to change on the internet?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Privacy, decentralisation and regulation - what we can expect to change on the internet?

Mar 6th 2022, 6:00 PM 9,808 Views 3 Comments

We’ve spent the last few weeks attempting to answer if Ireland and Europe are ready for the new digital age.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Saturday 5 March, 2022

'We don't want to leave anybody behind': How ready is Ireland for the digital transition?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'We don't want to leave anybody behind': How ready is Ireland for the digital transition?

Mar 5th 2022, 1:00 PM 19,905 Views 9 Comments

Ireland has some big targets to hit in the next eight years when it comes to getting people and workforces online. Will it happen?

# tgip-new-digital-age - Friday 4 March, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about the new digital age?
# GoodInformation
# GoodInformation

Quiz: How much do you know about the new digital age?

Mar 4th 2022, 6:00 PM 20,611 Views 11 Comments

Test your knowledge of the new digital age with out latest Good Information Project quiz.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Do you really understand what NFTs and the blockchain are? Here's an A-Z of tech terms
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Do you really understand what NFTs and the blockchain are? Here's an A-Z of tech terms

Mar 2nd 2022, 7:00 PM 16,231 Views 5 Comments

Let us help.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Sunday 27 February, 2022

'We have to think hard about prioritisation': The environmental impact of Ireland's data centres
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'We have to think hard about prioritisation': The environmental impact of Ireland's data centres

Feb 27th 2022, 7:30 AM 19,103 Views 17 Comments

With around 70 data centres in Ireland and more to come, tech companies are now using a massively outsized amount of energy.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Saturday 26 February, 2022

Explainer: How two big new EU laws will try to rein in Big Tech
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: How two big new EU laws will try to rein in Big Tech

Feb 26th 2022, 8:00 PM 18,023 Views 9 Comments

It doesn’t sound like the kind of thing to get pulses racing – but two new laws will change a lot about our digital lives.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Monday 21 February, 2022

Is the metaverse the internet of the future? Or 'an old idea that's never worked'?
# Good Information
# Good Information

Is the metaverse the internet of the future? Or 'an old idea that's never worked'?

Feb 21st 2022, 8:00 PM 18,744 Views 24 Comments

“The world will see the metaverse for what it is: mostly lame,” says one critic.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Sunday 20 February, 2022

What is being constantly online doing to our brains?
# Always On
# Always On

What is being constantly online doing to our brains?

Feb 20th 2022, 8:00 AM 24,421 Views 6 Comments

It has become the default for many of us to reach for our devices throughout the day. But when does it become a problem?

# tgip-new-digital-age - Saturday 19 February, 2022

Poll: Irish people split over whether to trust State bodies with facial recognition
# Digital Age
# Digital Age

Poll: Irish people split over whether to trust State bodies with facial recognition

Feb 19th 2022, 9:00 AM 17,033 Views 26 Comments

Over 40% of people said they would not trust any of the groups or organisations listed to use the technology responsibly.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Open Newsroom: Are we ready for the New Digital Age?
# Good Information Project
# Good Information Project

Open Newsroom: Are we ready for the New Digital Age?

Feb 17th 2022, 11:51 AM 6,017 Views 4 Comments

This month’s Open Newsroom looks at Ireland’s digital strategy, and what needs to be done to avoid leaving certain demographics behind.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Monday 14 February, 2022

Open Newsroom invitation: The New Digital Age - are we ready for it?
# Good Information
# Good Information

Open Newsroom invitation: The New Digital Age - are we ready for it?

Feb 14th 2022, 1:40 PM 4,404 Views 3 Comments

Join our expert panel at lunchtime this Wednesday to discuss the drive for digital across everything from employment to education.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Poll: Do you trust social media platforms with your data?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you trust social media platforms with your data?

Feb 9th 2022, 10:20 AM 19,379 Views 28 Comments

User data is central to the ad business of Facebook and other social media platforms alike.

# tgip-new-digital-age - Monday 7 February, 2022

Open Thread: How would you 'fix' the internet?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Open Thread: How would you 'fix' the internet?

Feb 7th 2022, 8:00 PM 7,433 Views 29 Comments

This month The Good Information Project looks at tech and the new digital age. We want to know how the internet could be ‘fixed’ to improve quality of life in Ireland.

A pivotal moment: The internet is in a state of uncertainty right now - what happens next?
# The New Digital Age
# The New Digital Age

A pivotal moment: The internet is in a state of uncertainty right now - what happens next?

Feb 7th 2022, 8:00 AM 11,267 Views 7 Comments

Things are changing, and fast. Are Ireland and the EU ready? The Good Information Project is looking into this new digital age.