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Public Policy, Echo Chamber, and the Post-Truth Era: Has Our Democracy Been Controlled by the Cyberspace?

Mon, 18 Nov 2019

The Southeast Asia Freedom of Expression Network (SAFEnet) stated that in 2018, there had been a total of 292 cases in relation to the Information and Electronic Transaction Laws (UU ITE). It is reported that most of the cases were related to defamation, hate speech, and decency violations in the on... Read More

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Hey Jarvis, Are You Just an Imagination?

Mon, 11 Nov 2019

This article will explain how technologies were only mere imagination until they are invented. It could be assumed that it is easier to imagine what will the future be, rather than creating the future itself. Imagination as a base of an idea then plays an essential role in technology advancement, bu... Read More

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Combining Edge Computing and AI for A More Efficient and Secure IoT

Mon, 04 Nov 2019

In October 2016 the US was hit with a staggering distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack causing extensive outages and interruptions of sites such as Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, and others.[1] This attack was linked to the Internet of Things (IoT) where a piece of malware scanned the inte... Read More

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Facebook’s Foray into the World of Cryptocurrency: Exciting or Worrisome?

Mon, 28 Oct 2019

"Crypto" and "blockchain" are some of the buzzwords which the social media giant, Facebook, used to describe its newest technological innovation in the era of digital transactions. The name 'Libra,' an ode to the ancient Roman unit of mass, is given to Facebook's ... Read More

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AI, Malware, Nanotech, and Quantum Computing: A Future Threat to Our Security?

Tue, 15 Oct 2019

Departing from the security standpoint, many have started talking about the implementation and regulation of future technology as the means of attack, such as AI, as a tool to enhance surveillance technology[1], nanotechnology to strengthen state arsenals[2] Moreover, malware to infect vital infrast... Read More

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How Decentralized Computing Provides more Safe and Democratic Internet Ecosystem

Mon, 07 Oct 2019

Data protection is one of the most paramount issues in the digital era. Concerns over data breach, surveillance, and micro-targeting are rising along with many news and reports telling us such things. Starting from Cambridge Analytica, 2018 Google Breach, and many more on the list. In Indonesia, the... Read More