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Older people and life online: myths or evidence? AgeismICTOld Age

Older people and life online: myths or evidence?

  By Mireia Fernández-Ardèvol and Andrea Rosales, researchers of the IN3’s CNSC group.   The digital divide especially affects older people, often creating the impression that they have no life online at all. But you[…]

Manuel Castells: “I’ll redo a lot of things, I haven’t finished yet” ArticlesICTInternetSocial Networks

Manuel Castells: “I’ll redo a lot of things, I haven’t finished yet”

Translated into over 20 languages, The Information Age is an international standard for understanding how society has changed as a result of the digital revolution and the globalization of the economy. This trilogy of books[…]

20th Anniversary of the IN3: 20 years shaping the future internet ICTInternetResearch

20th Anniversary of the IN3: 20 years shaping the future internet

By David Megías, director of the IN3 and researcher of IN3’s KISON research group.   The “network society”, the “knowledge society”, the “information age” and the “digitization of society” are among the terms that have[…]

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IN3, 20 years shaping the future internet – Video

  The Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) is a pioneering research centre specialized in the study of the Internet and the effects of the interaction between digital technologies and human activity. The institute, part of the[…]

Looking back at Castells’ trilogy, The Information Age ArticlesICTInternetWorkshop

Looking back at Castells’ trilogy, The Information Age

The year 2021 marks the 25th anniversary of the publication of the first volume of the The Information Age trilogy authored by Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) Professor of Sociology, Manuel Castells. It is one of the most influential works for[…]