Technology

Digital technologies are radically changing our lives. We reflect on the use and abuse of technology.

Technology

What if the Internet were an ally of linguistic diversity?

Carlos Bajo

Some 54% of the contents on the Internet are in English. We wonder about the rest of the languages, taking as a starting point the case of the African continent, where a third of the world’s languages are spoken and cultural activists take advantage of the digital environment to defend it.

Technology

A more human posthumanism?

Marc Mela

We are immersed in scientific and technological transformations that are affecting the human condition itself. What is the meaning of tendencies such as posthumanism? How should we think about this “afterness”?

Technology

Fake news and censorship in Africa

Carlos Bajo

We analyse the particularities of the fake news phenomenon in the African continent: from its instrumentalization by governments to the mobilisation of citizens in favour of an Internet free of censorship and hate speech.

Technology

The Bad Pupil

Estampa

Through artistic practice, the Taller Estampa reflects on the discourse around artificial intelligence.

Technology

Android Love

Núria Gómez Gabriel

We reflect on how love relationships have been transformed by the introduction of new technologies and artificial intelligence.

Technology

The Singularity

José Ignacio Latorre

Computation’s possibility for self-learning is leading us towards a point of technological singularity where an artificial intelligence, capable of self-improvement, will surpass the limits of human intelligence.

Technology

The Error in the Digital Era

Ferran Esteve

A review of glitch art, wrongly-programmed algorithms and the philosophy of Silicon Valley to rethink the promise of digital perfection.