Since the NSA affair, more and more laymen are showing interest in CryptoParties.
How Ethiopians acces the internet through they are not connected.
Let us have critical look at the vastly popular apps that monitor the user's everyday life, diet choices and body functions.
Cyberconflict, the role of networks and communication technology in future warfares.
Open Source Software as Ubuntu or Ushahidi prove Africa’s digital potential. How knowledge sharing alters the continent.
Software that learns from sensors on garbage bins adapts to urban issues and generates solutions the human eye cannot see.
Open data is not a niche topic for technology enthusiasts.
Falling rice prices strongly affect the rural poor in Cambodia. Open data and freer information flows help farmers to deal with it.
What role can science play in progressive change? Uwe Schneidewind argues for a new knowledge production model.
What happens when growth ends? Whether the world is heading for disaster or a golden age is a question of demographics.
Why is water running out in Brazil’s cities? Does the Landless Workers' Movement provide a solution to it?
Very few economists anticipated the financial crisis. A new approach is needed, argues Ingrid Rieser who filmed the movement “rethinking economics”
Alternative economic approaches – based on commons – have emerged around the turn of the century. Are we heading towards the “ecommony”?
Renowned sociologist Saskia Sassen discusses her latest book “Expulsions”
DDD’s 17th issue treats the various ways how people collaborate – online and offline.
Speculative Design has a lot to offer: for instance for joystick factory workers in China.
Insects are a sustainable source of protein since they eat bio-waste. Entofood aims to produce insects on industrial scale. An interview with its founder.
Urban gardening: How a citizen-led movement transforms Cairo’s rooftops to greenery.
Hans Herren, holder of the Right Livelihood Award, demands a global change of food production.
When there's no space for farming, floating gardens are a way out of poverty.
Michael Braungart talks about the reverse character of sustainability and the actual potential of the human footprint. An interview with the founder of C2C.
Let's create new money to spend on climate projects.
We talked with Vandana Shiva about her origins, current developments in Indian and global agriculture and the future of farming.
We talk about a decorative solution for home gardening with mushboo-founder Matt Unger.
How software can make you healthy
AIDS is still a taboo topic in Ukraine - football is a way to overcome it.
Northern Iraqi society is coping with trauma of the violence. Civil initiatives offer help.
In spite of progress in the field of undernourishment, a new trend in malnutrition is on the rise globally: obesity.
About education, training and promoting the rights of the handicapped in Cameroon.
How deaf people help each other producing Solar powered hearing aids