Press

Popular Press Writings

2019 - I wrote an article for The Huffington Post and it's available in 4 different languages:

2019 - Grupos pró-Bolsonaro no WhatsApp não se desmobilizaram com a vitória. Pelo contrário, estão mais radicais. The Intercept_. https://theintercept.com/2019/08/23/grupos-pro-bolsonaro-whatsapp-estao-mais-radicais/

2019 - Participatory Politics in an Age of Crisis:

2019 - The human infrastructure of El Paquete, Cuba's offline internet. Interactions. http://interactions.acm.org/archive/view/january-february-2019/the-human-infrastructure-of-el-paquete-cubas-offline-internet

2018 - The three types of WhatsApp users getting Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro elected. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/oct/25/brazil-president-jair-bolsonaro-whatsapp-fake-news

2018 - Less communication in the name of democracy? El País https://brasil.elpais.com/brasil/2018/10/26/opinion/1540565822_010438.html, in Portuguese.

2015 - Digital Favelas: What Cities of Tomorrow Can Learn from the Slums of Today. EPIC: Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference. https://www.epicpeople.org/digital-favelas/

2013 - “Will Technology Save our People From Poverty?” Free Tribune Column in A Tribuna https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ZiQjVSQcnfnmc8QWhR4oVC5wZtTd_pnJ, in Portuguese.

2012 - Weathering the Media, Mediating the Weather, Under the Influence Magazine, No. 10, Spring/Summer.

Selected Interviews and Press Coverage

2019 – “Q&A: What the Brazilian Presidential Election Can Teach Us About ‘Fake News’” UVA Today. https://news.virginia.edu/content/qa-what-brazilian-presidential-election-can-teach-us-about-fake-news

2019 – “Bolsonaristas ferrenhos são cada vez menos e cada vez mais radicais” (in Portuguese) Diário de Notícias.https://www.dn.pt/mundo/interior/bolsonaristas-ferrenhos-sao-cada-vez-menos-e-cada-vez-mais-radicais-11252964.html

2019 “Bolsonaristas pragmáticos: quem são os eleitores que discordam, mas apoiam o governo” (in Portuguese) O Globo. https://oglobo.globo.com/brasil/bolsonaristas-pragmaticos-quem-sao-os-eleitores-que-discordam-mas-apoiam-governo-23934903

2019 - “O brasileiro que virou referência em antropologia da informática nos EUA para ter impacto maior no Brasil.” Globo | G1. https://g1.globo.com/educacao/guia-de-carreiras/noticia/2019/01/11/o-brasileiro-que-virou-referencia-em-antropologia-da-informatica-nos-eua-para-ter-impacto-maior-no-brasil.ghtml

2019 – “Selfien har blivit ett nytt sätt att umgås.” (in Swedish) Svenska Dagbladet. https://www.svd.se/selfien-har-blivit-ett-nytt-satt-att-umgas/i/senaste

2019 - "Tecnologia para o futuro dos jovens" (in Portuguese). https://drive.google.com/open?id=1nRhza3cqLRfg3V2q7A3tFHVptLN0eZaD

2019 - "Veja o que quatro especialistas dizem sobre educação dos filhos," A Tribuna, https://tribunaonline.com.br/veja-o-que-quatro-especialistas-dizem-sobre-educacao-dos-filhos, in Portuguese.

2018 - “Fake news on WhatsApp swayed Brazil’s election. India should be worried” Quartz. https://qz.com/india/1445013/whatsapp-fake-news-helped-bolsonaro-win-brazil-is-india-next/

2018 - “Análise: Justiça deixou a desejar, alertamos sobre fake news no WhatsApp” UOL Notícias. https://tecnologia.uol.com.br/noticias/redacao/2018/11/03/para-pesquisador-judiciario-precisa-combater-fake-news-daqui-para-frente.htm, in Portuguese.

2018 - “What to know about WhatsApp in Brazil ahead of Sunday’s election” NiemanLab at Harvard. http://niemanlab.org/2018/10/what-to-know-about-whatsapp-in-brazil-ahead-of-sundays-election/

2018 - “How WhatsApp Turned Brazil’s 2018 Elections Upside-Down: An Autopsy Report” RioOnWatch. http://www.rioonwatch.org/?p=48419

2018 - “Os 3 perfis de usuários do WhatsApp que ajudam a eleger Bolsonaro” Exame Magazine. https://exame.abril.com.br/tecnologia/os-3-perfis-de-usuarios-do-whatsapp-que-ajudam-a-eleger-bolsonaro/, in Portuguese.

2018 - “Os três tipos de usuários do WhatsApp que vão eleger Jair Bolsonaro” Conversa Fiada. https://www.conversaafiada.com.br/politica/os-tres-tipos-de-usuarios-do-whatsapp-que-vao-eleger-jair-bolsonaro, in Portuguese.

2018 - “Selfie: it is not a novelty in the human desire for (self-)expression” Thrive Global. https://www.thriveglobal.com/stories/22167-selfie-it-is-not-a-novelty-in-the-human-desire-for-self-expression

2018 - “Most Cubans don’t have internet, but they have ‘el paquete’” Il Manifesto. https://global.ilmanifesto.it/most-cubans-dont-have-internet-but-they-have-el-paquete/

2018 - “Inside Cuba's massive, weekly, human-curated sneakernet.” Boing Boing. https://boingboing.net/2018/05/03/inside-cubas-massive-weekly.html/

2018 - “Pesquisador analisa hábitos digitais nos morros de Vitória” A Gazeta. https://www.gazetaonline.com.br/noticias/cidades/2018/01/pesquisador-analisa-habitos-digitais-nos-morros-de-vitoria-1014114783.html, in Portuguese

2017 - “Professor capixaba fala sobre pesquisa que desenvolve nos EUA sobre tecnologia” Globo. http://g1.globo.com/espirito-santo/bom-dia-es/videos/v/professor-capixaba-fala-sobre-pesquisa-que-desenvolve-nos-eua-sobre-tecnologia/6300450/, in Portuguese

2016 - “2016 Olympics reading list: Brazilian politics, history and culture.” LSE Business Review. http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/businessreview/2016/08/07/2016-olympics-reading-list-brazilian-politics-history-and-culture/

2016 - “TEDx do ES tem inscrições abertas para 2ª edição do evento”. G1, Globo. http://g1.globo.com/espirito-santo/educacao/noticia/2016/11/tedx-do-es-tem-inscricoes-abertas-para-2-edicao-do-evento.html, in Portuguese

2016 - “Capixaba desenvolve projeto na ONU na China.” A Gazeta, Globo. http://g1.globo.com/espirito-santo/bom-dia-es/videos/t/edicoes/v/capixaba-desenvolve-projeto-na-onu-na-china/5226851/, in Portuguese

2016 - “Capixaba vai conduzir estudos da ONU sobre acesso à informação.” Radio CBN http://www.gazetaonline.com.br/_conteudo/2016/08/cbn_vitoria/reportagens/3963726-capixaba-vai-conduzir-estudos-da-onu-sobre-acesso-a-informacao.html - in Portuguese

2015 - “David Nemer Researches Cubans’ Use of Technology during Winter Break.” Global Kentucky https://issuu.com/ukic/docs/gk_spring_2016_final_online/12

2015 - Fala Manhã (Morning Talk Show in Vitória, Brazil). http://www.folhavitoria.com.br/videos/2015/11/737416102-favela-digital.html, in Portuguese

2015 - Enfoque Newsletter. http://www.indiana.edu/~clacs/about/docs/spring2015enfoque.pdf

2015 - “Democracy Through Technology: Internet Access in Rio’s Favelas” – Rio On Watch http://www.rioonwatch.org/?p=20426

2015 - “Democracy Through Technology: The Risks of Inclusion” ” – Rio On Watch http://www.rioonwatch.org/?p=21887

2014 - “Student studies technology use in slums” – IDS News https://www.idsnews.com/article/2014/04/student-studies-technology-use-in-slums

2014 - New Books Network featuring “Favela Digital: The other side of technology” https://newbooksnetwork.com/david-nemer-favela-digital-the-other-side-of-technology-gsa-editora-e-grafica-2013-4/

2014 - Front cover and main article of the magazine SIM: “Favela Digital” https://issuu.com/revistaredesim/docs/ed70issuu in Portuguese

2013 - “Capixaba lança livro "Favela Digital - O outro lado da tecnologia"”. FAESA Digital

2013 - Interview about the book launch of “Favela Digital – The other side of technology”. Universitária FM http://www.universitariafm.ufes.br/noticias/lancamento-do-livro-favela-digital-o-outro-lado-da-tecnologia Audio in Portuguese.

2013 - “Livro mostra uso de tecnologias nas periferias de Vitória”. Sou ES http://www.soues.com.br/plus/modulos/noticias/ler.php?cdnoticia=529&categoria=1&nocache=1380746128, in Portuguese.

2013 - “Telecentres and low-income community inspired book by doctoral candidate from Vitória” “Telecentros e comunidade de baixa renda inspiram livro e doutorado de capixaba” Prefeitura de Vitória. http://www.vitoria.es.gov.br/noticias/noticia-12440, in Portuguese.

2013 - Interviewed by Andrea Pena, host of the Personnalité TV Show (30 mins – in Portuguese): http://www.folhavitoria.com.br/videos/2013/09/confira-entrevista-exclusiva-com-o-cientista-david-nemer-1.html

2013 - Interviewed by Thais Venancio, host of the TV Show Fala ES (15 mins – in Portuguese): http://www.folhavitoria.com.br/videos/2013/10/fala-sustentavel-capixaba-lanca-livro-sobre-uso-de-tecnologia-em-favelas.html Video in Portuguese.

2013 - “Researcher from Vitória wears Google Glass” “Cientista Capixaba usa óculos do Google” A Gazeta https://drive.google.com/open?id=1lXBAGS1gfbOW2eM1ioBt0fCh_CO-cElF, in Portuguese.

2013 - “Mothers prefer their sons in the Lan House” “Mães preferem filhos na Lan House” A Tribuna https://drive.google.com/open?id=1QNYK59gNj3PB3kjMP61uQ7wMv0Gde585, in Portuguese. January 7th, 2013

2012 - “Tinker Field Research Grantees” Enfoque Newsletter. http://www.indiana.edu/~clacs/enfoque/CLACS-Newsletter-Fall2012.pdf

2012 - “Of Note: Tinker grant goes to IUB PhD student” Indiana Informatics. http://www.soic.indiana.edu/support/magazine-archive/_doc/fall-2012.pdf

2010 - “Scholarships to study for free in the USA” “Doutorado de graça nos EUA” A Tribuna https://drive.google.com/open?id=1FDidatvMkElJ03sgP3Ci3yWI9ss92Kr9, in Portuguese.

2006 - “Studying abraod: an experience of a lifetime” “Curso no exterior: uma experiência para toda a vida” A Gazeta https://drive.google.com/open?id=1fX9auOErCNqR6mgZ1_bepk_QE0I4Q26S, in Portuguese.