Lenart J. Kučić is a journalist at the independent Slovenian investigative medium Pod črto, researcher, and podcaster. He was a staff writer (technology and media correspondent) at the biggest Slovenian national daily Delo for more than a decade. He follows the trends in telecommunications and information technologies, and tracks the changes brought about by the convergence of the communication and media industries. He is the author and co-author of several books, expert articles, reports, and studies on the subjects of media ownership and new media.
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Facial recognition software, an invasive Covid-19 tracing app, linking biometric data like fingerprints and DNA – the wish-list of the Slovenian police is long. At the nineth stop of our AlgoRail through Europe, Lenart J. Kučić reports how the police has continuously increased its power by overstepping its limits and having it legalized afterwards. When […]