9 May 2019

Digital threats to democracy and lessons from an Apple Watch

From Nine To Noon, 11:07 am on 9 May 2019
How long should we reasonably expect our devices to last?

How long should we reasonably expect our devices to last? Photo: 123RF

Technology commentator Peter Griffin examines a Law Foundation report about how digital media is having a negative impact on democracy - how does it fit with the PM's desire for a 'Christchurch Call' for social media companies to deal with online hate? And the Disputes Tribunal ruled in the favour of an Apple Smartwatch owner frustrated by its failings with software upgrades - what does that mean for other device users who find constant upgrades frustrating?

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