Descripción de editorial

Internet is a real place. Every time we switch on our computers, use a program or an application, or log in to a social media site, we enter a virtual space made up of worlds, domains, forums and rooms. But we behave differently when we interact with technology: technology amplifies and accelerates our deeds; it can help us find useful information, benefit from a wide range of services and stay in touch with our friends, but it can also create addictive-type behaviours and subliminally manipulate us online.

Mary Aiken, a cyberpsychologist specialised in the impact of technology on human behaviour, warns us about cybersecurity: "We need a human-centred approach that is mindful of how humans actually use connected things and not how the tech sector presumes or expects them to".

This is the fifth essay in the Big Ideas series created by the European Investment Bank.

GÉNERO
Negocios y finanzas personales
PUBLICADO
2019
febrero 11
LENGUAJE
EN
Inglés
EXTENSIÓN
40
Páginas
EDITORIAL
European Investment Bank
VENDEDOR
Bookwire GmbH
TAMAÑO
7
MB

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