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2020 is the year of (forced) digital sociability ArticlesCOVID19Social Networks

2020 is the year of (forced) digital sociability

By Daniel Blanche and Mireia Fernández-Ardèvol   It seems that recently we have learned a lot about new tools for social meetings such as Zoom, arguably the platform that has garnered the most popularity. Nowadays, they[…]

Big Data to reduce segregation of Syrian refugees in Turkey ArticlesBig DataData AnalyticsSocial impact

Big Data to reduce segregation of Syrian refugees in Turkey

By Daniel Rhoads, doctoral candidate of the CoSIN3 (Complex Systems @ IN3) group.   What does it mean for two social groups to be integrated? Is it enough for  them to live in the same[…]

Online Workshop “The Network Society Today: (Revisiting) the Information Age Trilogy” ArticlesWorkshop

Online Workshop “The Network Society Today: (Revisiting) the Information Age Trilogy”

By Organizing Committee   We designed the digital mutation of the planned face-to-face Workshop The Network Society Today: (Revisiting) the Information Age Trilogy. In doing so, we have tried to avoid converting a face-to-face conference[…]

Opinion Article: Academia in times of the Coronavirus pandemic ArticlesCareResearch

Opinion Article: Academia in times of the Coronavirus pandemic

By Isabel Ruiz-Mallén, “Ramón y Cajal” Research Fellow at the TURBA Lab research group of the IN3.   We are living a crazy and strange time these weeks. Covid-19 has dramatically perturbed the work-life balance[…]

ICSO research group supports the “maker” community with intelligent algorithms for efficient logistics during COVID-19 ArticlesHealthOpen ScienceScience and Technology Studies

ICSO research group supports the “maker” community with intelligent algorithms for efficient logistics during COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak has raised unexpected challenges that our society has to face. The capacity of healthcare systems around the globe has reached its limit, given the high number of infected patients. This fact has[…]