Tag: Internet

    Jornalivre is a notorious fake news disseminator in Brazil

    Brazil’s Effort to Fight Fake News Raises Concerns About Censorship

    In early December 2017, Brazil’s government established a committee to monitor and possibly order ...

    The "confused" lady is a character from a 2004 soap opera who kidnapped a baby and killed some people | Image: Twitter/Reproduction.

    Trying to Understand Brazilians? Start by Their Memes

    You have probably already stumbled upon a Brazilian meme on one of your internet ...

    Computer surfer

    The Future of Brazil’s Democracy Is in the Hands of the Citinauts

    Since 1986, former Planning Minister João Paulo dos Reis Velloso has assembled a group ...

    Brazilian Internet

    While Schools Get Broadband the Rest of Brazil May Have to Wait a Long Time

    Launched in April 2008 by Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, the Broadband ...

    Telefonica

    A Day Without Internet Shows Iffiness of Brazilian System

    When state-run Telesp Telecom was privatized in São Paulo, many Paulistanos were hopeful that ...

    Brazilian Internet Café, know as Lan House in Brazil

    Less than a Quarter of Brazilians Have Internet Access

    According to Ibope/NetRatings statistics for the year 2008 published in the business daily Valor, ...

    Internet use in Brazil

    19.3 Million: Brazil Gets Top Spot in LatAm for Internet Users

    With 19.3 million Internet users, Brazil is ranked number 1 in the websphere by ...

    Internet Governance Forum 2007

    Free and Open-source Software Hailed in Brazil’s Global Internet Forum

    Gathered in Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil's Southeast, participants at the United Nations Internet ...

    Brazilian public Internet provider

    Brazil’s Internet Surfer Population Reaches 39%

    In a surprising result for many, the number of Brazilians who have access to ...