• Army of fake fans online boosts China’s global messaging

    11 May 2021, Independent

    A seven-month investigation by the Associated Press and the Oxford Internet Institute, a department at Oxford University, found that China’s rise on Twitter has been powered by an army of fake accounts.

  • No hard evidence of link between tech and teenage mental health

    6 May 2021, FinChannel

    Parents will worry, that is what parents do. But, according to Oxford Internet Institute researcher, Dr Matti Vuorre, the evidence base suggesting a negative impact of the use of technology on teenagers’ mental health is thin - at best.

  • Consumers missing out on products and offers through tech giants

    6 May 2021, Irish Tech News

    Leading experts in ethics and law from the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) believe current European Union (EU) legislation is failing to ensure consumers do not miss out on products and offers based on their online behaviour.