This digital life
Research into how data and digital technologies are changing how we live and work, the breakthroughs shaping this future, and insights into the implications.
Digital technologies are changing every part of life. From how we do everyday things such as the weekly shop or listening to music to large scale applications in manufacturing, office work, AI and robotics. The University is at the heart of the forces shaping this new world.
Discover how Edinburgh's influence helps shape our digital lives.
The battle against child exploitation takes place in dark territory. A new global institute will use data to cast light into the gloom and ensure children are seen and heard in the fight.Making data count against child abuse
A new partnership is delivering insights into how the coronavirus pandemic has affected people’s income, spending, and saving. The findings will help shape the economic recovery and future financial support schemes, while keeping customers’ data safe and secure.Data to target Covid financial support
The huge carbon footprint of Bitcoin and its ilk means the colour of digital money is a sooty grey. Researchers have found a way to make virtual greenbacks actually green.How to build eco-friendly cryptocurrencies