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Piracy, anonymity & parametric politics: An interview with Ned Rossiter and Soenke Zehle article icon

History & The Arts

Piracy, anonymity & parametric politics: An interview with Ned Rossiter and Soenke Zehle

The growing embrace of big data makes identity an increasingly contentious space. Researchers Ned Rossiter and Soenke Zehle's work explores where the new digital world might take us.

Article
15 mins
Why would you want your own web domain? article icon

Digital & Computing

Why would you want your own web domain?

New services are making it easier to have your own home, under its own address, on the internet. But why would you want to do that? Tony Hirst explains.

Article
5 mins
Virtual murder: Just a game? article icon

History & The Arts

Virtual murder: Just a game?

Can playing violent video games be perceived as a bad thing even if the game player does not show aggressive behaviour in reality?

Article
10 mins
My digital life activity icon

Digital & Computing

My digital life

Everything is becoming digital - what does this mean for your life?

Activity
1 hr
Coding and Algorithms activity icon

Digital & Computing

Coding and Algorithms

Ever wanted to code your very own programme? What is Python? Do algorithms boggle you? Look no further!

Activity
1 hr
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Digital & Computing

Digital data

What is digital data? Should we be interested in information security and what are the laws for the internet age?

Activity
1 hr
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Digital & Computing

The Digital World

How has the digital world changed?

Activity
1 hr
Make it Digital activity icon

Digital & Computing

Make it Digital

To celebrate the BBC's Make It Digital season, which includes three co-productions with The Open University, we have collated together a wide array of digital delights for you to get stuck into!

Activity
5 mins
Telegram brief history. Stop article icon

Digital & Computing

Telegram brief history. Stop

What can the history of the telegram tell us about our own hopes and fears of modern technologies? 

Article
5 mins
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Digital & Computing

Password checker

How solid is your password? Use our password checker to test how strong yours is.

Activity
5 mins
Secret or sharing? Play our Privacy Game activity icon

Digital & Computing

Secret or sharing? Play our Privacy Game

What information are you happy to share - and what will you keep to yourself? Our privacy game gives you the chance to gamble with data - safely...

Activity
5 mins
Managing complexity: A systems approach – introduction free course icon level 3: advanced icon

Digital & Computing

Managing complexity: A systems approach – introduction

Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation? This free course, Managing complexity: A systems approach introduction, examines how systemic thinking and practice enables you to cope with the connections between things, events and ideas. By taking a broader perspective complexity becomes manageable and it is easier...

Free course
75 hrs