2023-06-15I was interviewed by Trouw (in Dutch) about the new EU AI Act and the sustainability rules that where part of the act. Europa wil AI-techniek beteugelen, ook de grote CO2-voetafdruk ervan.
2023-05-31I was interviewed by KennisLink (in Dutch) about the energy consumption of our online behaviour. 5 vragen over ons online energieverbruik.
2023-05-22I was interviewed by het Financieel Dagblad (in Dutch) about the likely stall in applying/integrating AI due to the energy consumption and the scarcity of energy. Ontwikkeling AI loopt vast op astronomisch stroomverbruik.
2023-04-29I was interviewed by de Datavakbond (in Dutch) about sustainable digitalization, mainly focusing on energy consumption.
2023-04-24 I was interviewed by The Register about a new type of storage device that has build in AI to help protect against Ransomware.
2022-12-31 Helped NOSop3 to prepare an explainer about the effects of AI. See it here.
2022-12-02 Interviewed on national radio Radio 1, Nieuws en Co about TikTok and how Chinese employees can access data from European users. In the fragment from minute 34:00 onwards I make the point that there are multiple (mental health) apps were the user data flows to foreign countries, so the problem is not contained to TikTok.
2022-11-18 Interviewed in de Volkskrant (in Dutch) about my SSD discovery and the fallout it caused.
2022-10-27 Interviewed for AG connect (in Dutch) about how to make software sustainable.
2022-10-06 Interviewed for the Dutch radio in the Atlas show about the privacy implications of data.
2022-08-20 Helped NOSop3 to prepare an explainer about the algorithms used in TikTok, and their influence. See it here.
2022-04-21 AG connect interviewed me about how we incorporate sustainability in our eduction. Read more.
2022-03-10 Cindy Cloin interviewed me for an article called Elections via the internet? that could easily compromise the freedom to vote, about software used during elections.
2022-02-12 A NOSop3 explainer about the Pegasus spy software was published. I gave some factual input on the video (and I'm credited in the description of the video).
2021-09-15 Bernard van Gastel was a guest in the Dutch science TV show Atlas to talk about the CoronaCheck QR-codes and what the issues with interfacing between the digital and analogue world are. CoronaCheck is the Dutch national COVID app to prove that the user has been vaccinated or has been tested, using QR-codes. It was designed with privacy in mind. But as with many digital systems, the interfacing with the real world can be a problem. Watch here.
2021-04-29 An interview about my job was featured in Tech Gelderland, and in the Gelderlander newspaper. The full interview is available online: Onderzoek naar menselijke maat bij digitalisering.
2021-03-16 A podcast by 3FM about my SSD security research was recorded (in Dutch). You can listen it online.
2020-06-03 An interview with me about COVID tracking apps was published in iBestuur #35 (in Dutch).
2018-11-08 Interviewed by de Gelderlander (in Dutch) about the encryption used in a criminal chat service the police shut down: Chatdienst onderwereld opgerold, en nu?.
2018-11-05 Many media articles related to our SSD security paper:
but also many others (160+). Samsung, Crucial, and Microsoft issued software updates in the aftermath.
2018-04-09 Interviewed by de Volkskrant about how China can read your hard disk: Experts vertellen hoe China je laptop kan leeghalen - dit is hoe je je daartegen kunt wapenen.
2018-03-02 Interviewed by KennisLink about security in modern processors: Hoe moderne processoren informatie lekken.
2018-01-04 Interviewed by TV program RTL-Z about the Meltdown security issues in Intel processors.
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