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Will Governments Be The Biggest Threat To Internet Growth?
2012-06-22 04:46:48

As the Internet grows and technology expands, what will be the largest hinderance to innovation? If one US official is to be believed, governments will pose the biggest threat to this kind of growth.

2011-03-16 06:20:00

NEW YORK, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from The US European Media Hub, US Department of State at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=f2084cb6-d798-4b2c-9c1f-eae1631aaa99&lr=ls Alec Ross, Senior Advisor for Innovation, U.S.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.