To what extent has a lack of diversity influenced the development of the internet? How does this lack of diversity harm societies and individuals?

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Internet Open” by balleyne is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

Balleyne

Group member names: Bella OU, Cecilia Li, Dasiy Zhao, Skyler Zhang.

The Internet and the emergence of global digital platforms have changed our lives, bringing people closer together beyond geographical and cultural borders. Thanks to the Internet, the web and social media, it is easy to connect with anyone who lives in different cultures and from different social backgrounds.

Speech freely can be defined as one of significant diversity on the internet. Freedom of expression can contribute to the development of democracy On the Internet, helping to promote diversity can foster social innovation and improve social cohesion and welfare development.

 

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A diversity-aware internet, when technology works for people. (n.d.). Shaping Europe’s Digital Future. Retrieved September 15, 2022, from https://digital-strategy.ec.europa.eu/en/news/diversity-aware-internet-when-technology-works-people