September 7, 2023

Project “futurehomestories” launched How can people use co-creation methods to tell stories about how they want to live with technology in their homes in the future? In order to be able to answer this question, we would like to invite people from the population to co-creation workshops so that they can actively contribute their ideas […]

New standard work on free participatory cooperation published on the web The Internet has enabled millions of people to be collectively creative and in this way produce free cultural and information goods, such as computer programs, encyclopedia articles, or film and television databases. The Handbook of Peer Production outlines key concepts, examines current and emerging […]

September 6, 2023

Project “Audiovisual media content based on artificial intelligence” launched Deepfakes are (audio-)visual recordings manipulated with the help of artificial intelligence that make it possible to represent a person in any situation and environment imaginable and to use existing recordings of a person’s voice to make them say any sentence. The rapid advance of this technology […]

Submissions for a Special Issue of the journal Big Data & Society are now open.

Digital Media and Society Fellowship Programme welcomes first guest, Eedan Amit-Danhi

New project launched: The project serves to build a relational platform for city publics that is available throughout Germany. This platform is intended to address people who are no longer or insufficiently reached by the classic local journalistic offerings (including young people or people with low incomes). Due to the increasing economic crisis […]


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