Latest Internet Society Stories

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,...

2014-05-08 23:05:12

Forty years ago, Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn got together in the summer of 1973 and created the first specification for ARPA's inter-networking protocol laying the foundation for connecting networks implemented using different protocols together. Franchise for Humanity, Yámana Science and Technology and many other organizations have collaborated to commemorate this important milestone. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 On May 10th, 2014, Internet pioneers will gather for a picnic at...

2013-07-01 23:03:23

Nicknamed the “Grandfather of the Internet,” Farber Played a Key Role in Developing Many Forerunning Technologies to Today’s Internet and Cloud Computing Systems Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Stevens Institute of Technology alumnus David Farber '56, M.S. '61 has been named one of 32 inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame, a prestigious annual awards program of the Internet Society which recognizes leaders and luminaries who have made significant contributions to the...

2013-05-31 23:17:09

Their roles reflect PrinTree´s deep domain expertise and expand its Managed Print Services industry influence. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 PrinTree MPS executives, Mary-Rose Nguyen and Jonathan Pierce, have served on international technology industry standards organizations and boards for a combined 35 years. Their leadership and subject matter expertise contribution continues with two new roles. Mary-Rose Nguyen, PrinTree COO, has been appointed Vice Chair of the U.S....

Internet Hall Of Fame Names Its First Inductees
2012-04-24 10:00:49

Brett Smith for Redorbit.com He might not have technically invented the Internet, but that won´t stop Al Gore from being a first-ballot inductee into the Internet Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame awards program established by the Internet Society, a 20-year-old advocacy and educational organization, announced its first class of inductees, which includes the ex-vice president, on Monday at the Internet Society´s Global INET conference in Geneva, Switzerland. The inductees were...

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