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Weekly Roundup 13 June, 2022

Hackers linked to the Chinese Communist Party are exploiting a Read More

Weekly Roundup 31 May through 8 June

Persian language content moderators for Instagram have come forward alleging that Read More

Weekly Roundup 24 May, 2022

The UN Security Council (UNSC) convened a Read More

Weekly Roundup 16 May, 2022

To address a spike in online child sexual abuse material(CSAM) during the pandemic, the European Commission has published a Read More

Weekly Roundup 28 April through 6 May

28 April

Since the news broke that Twitter is accepting Elon Musk’s bid to purchase the platform,… Read More

Weekly Roundup 24 March through 7 April

Former content moderators are reigniting the debate over effective content moderation by suing big tech platforms for poor working conditions and psychological trauma. Read More

DemTech 1000 Course Puts Technology at the Forefront of Democratic Development for NDI Staff

NDI has been a leader in democracy and technology, but to meet the challenges of our time, it is increasingly clear that the Institute needs to integrate technology into every program we undertake. In an article for the Journal of Democracy… Read More

What We Learned from Hosting Linguistically-Inclusive Virtual HCD Workshops

Written by Priyal Bhatt & Elizabeth Sutterlin

In January, the DemTech team hosted online virtual workshops introducing human-centered design (HCD) and the Read More

Weekly Roundup 28 March, 2022

On Tuesday, the authentication platform Okta reported that its Read More