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Experts optimistic about the next 50 years of digital life

October 28, 2019

On the 50th anniversary of the first host-to-host computer connection of ARPANET, experts predict digital life will primarily change humans’ existence for the better over the next 50 years, but they also warn of the need to better serve individuals’ rights, security, safety and equality.

Elon students conduct research project at UNESCO HQ in Paris

November 26, 2018

The School of Communications Imagining the Internet team produced more than 600 video clips featuring 154 people from 55 nation-states at the 13th annual Internet Governance Forum, facilitated by the United Nations.

 

The Future of Well-Being in a Tech-Saturated World

April 16, 2018

A third of experts predict digital life will be mostly harmful to individuals in the next decade. Many are more hopeful, but the vast majority of experts agree measures should be taken to improve people’s ties to technology.