Digital communications

Report
15 March 2017

This report sets up recommendations for action to address the gender gap in Internet access and use and identifies four specific action areas for closing the digital gender gap.

Essay
23 February 2017

Open Access is now here to stay. It also displays a variety of forms that do not all conform with the project of distributed human intelligence with which it is associated, argues Jean-Claude...

Blog post
10 February 2017

The Web Foundation has chosen to focus its 2017 - 2022 strategy on delivering ‘digital equality’ — using the open web to build a more equal world.

Report
31 January 2017

People affected by crisis or conflict are increasingly reliant on messaging apps for communication with loved ones and for accessing information. How can humanitarian organizations use these tools...

Report
26 January 2017

This report finds that many Americans do not trust modern institutions to protect their personal data – even as they frequently neglect cybersecurity best practices in their own personal lives....

Report
25 January 2017

This report summarizes how NGOs worldwide use web and email communications, online and mobile fundraising tools, and social and mobile media.

Report
25 January 2017

This index reveals that while digital inclusion is improving, it is uneven and many Australians are missing out on the benefits digital participation derives for our public and private lives.

Report
11 January 2017

This report provides insight into what may offer disruption and growth opportunities across the technology, media and telecommunications ecosystems.

Report
10 January 2017

In this report, RAND researchers, with the help of an advisory panel, craft a research agenda to prepare the U.S. legal system to address the effects of emerging technologies on individuals'...

Report
21 December 2016

The study analyses data from the first large scale Australian survey of public wi-fi use.