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A new Internet geography for Cuba

on December 19, 2016

geografia

There is still much to do regarding the Internet… It is true that actions have been undertaken to reduce the digital gap, but we should think of this as a right, and it is our right to have timely access to this technology. This is why I’d like to share two aspects: one referring to people still lacking access, and the second to the obligation of the State.

From the Cassette to ‘The Package,’ or How to Do Streaming Without Internet in Cuba

on December 19, 2016

paquete

The weekly Package is a terabyte of material in a portable disk drive that covers a broad spectrum of topics. This diversity has guaranteed its current popularity, since it is hard to find enough content to satisfy for an entire week from the most cultured to the most popular entertainment, from the most demanding to the most banal.

My Experience with the Internet

on December 19, 2016

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Cuba begins its connection to the Internet at a time when the world is looking back on the most all-encompassing communications phenomenon in human history. Even with difficulties, we begin to connect. Joining the world of the Internet is an advantage for the Cuban people. We didn’t seek this advantage, but we must nonetheless make the most of it.

Comic: None the Wiser

on December 18, 2016

covercomic

Script: Rosalia Viñas
Drawings: Pain

Marco Civil is not broken, but pushing cybercrime guesses into it will do the trick

on June 1, 2016

Brasil Marco Civil

To me, what is truly scary is the unbelievably poor substance of the justification for the bills that affect individual liberties protected in Marco Civil. In the supporting texts that are expected to provide the grounds for the proposals, not a single statistic data is given that is directly connected to the intended policy intervention.