Features

Made in Catalonia

Palau Robert in Barcelona hosts ‘Nova pantalla. El videojoc a Catalunya’, the first major exhibition dedicated entirely to the growing domestic video game industry

More low-emission zones in Catalonia

From 2025, over 60 Catalan municipalities with over 20,000 inhabitants are committed to reducing pollution with areas that restrict traffic

Electric vehicles accelerating

The vehicle manufacturing industry is currently undergoing a severe and radical transformation in a sustained bid to bring an end to selling cars and vans powered by petrol, diesel and gas engines throughout the European Union by 2035

The challenges of biometrics

Biometrics includes all the systems that allow identifying a person based on their body shape or their voice or even the way they walk or smell, although the latter are not yet as widespread as the former....

Who wants our data?

It’s happened to just about all of us – we’ve gone to a travel website and then been bombarded with an avalanche of ads related to the destinations we looked up. It’s the same with products we’ve...

Personal data

When we click “OK” or “Accept” while browsing the internet or downloading a mobile app, we must be aware that we are providing someone with sensitive information about ourselves that we have the right to control

from the editor

The ongoing battle over our personal data

For a few years now, data has become the oil of the fourth industrial revolution, the digital revolution. This explains the enormous interest of both private corporations and public authorities in accessing...

A 'normal' Sant Jordi

After two years of being seriously affected by the pandemic, this year’s celebration of books and roses will be closer to what it was before coronavirus struck

How will plants adapt to climate change?

Lack of water has consequences for the environment. A team from the University of Girona is studying how Mediterranean plants will adapt to future scenarios

Every drop counts

The recent rain has brought a respite to the unusual winter drought. However, the threat is a latent one and Catalonia is now in a state of pre-alert that should make us think about how to manage water in the current climate emergency