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2014-08-20 23:10:34

Hear Vint Cerf, Google's Chief Internet Evangelist, talk about Internet governance, privacy, safety and fraud, as well as the future of the Internet during a free webinar on August 25th, 10 a.m. Pacific Time, 1 p.m. Eastern Time. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Vint Cerf, Google’s Chief Internet Evangelist, will lead “Internet 2025: Can we keep it open and evolving?” the fifth in the Marconi Expertise webinar series. The free event takes place at 10 a.m. Pacific Time,...

Internet Seen as a Tool Not a Right by Internet Founder
2012-01-06 05:48:40

Vinton Gray “Vint” Cerf contends that internet access should be seen as a tool for human rights, not as a human right in and of itself. The internet has shown itself useful as a communication tool in recent history. Cerf says in his New York Times op ed, “From the streets of Tunis to Tahrir Square and beyond, protests around the world last year were built on the Internet and the many devices that interact with it.” The protesters got the word out to each other...

2011-06-24 06:00:00

TSX Venture Symbol: CFL.UN CALGARY, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Wayne Wadley, President of CERF GP Corp., the general partner of Canadian Equipment Rental Fund Limited Partnership ("CERF" or the "Partnership"), is pleased to announce the results for the three months ended March 31, 2011. Full details of the Partnership's results, in the form of the unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and notes thereto for the three months ended March 31, 2011 and...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'