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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,

Tim Berners-Lee Warns Against An Internet Takeover
2013-06-12 08:43:13

Worldwide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee is sounding the alarm bell about how much companies know about what we do online, saying forces are “trying to take control of the Internet” in a way that is undermining the founding principles of the Web.

2013-03-22 23:05:00

In light of the resignation of Julius Genachowski as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Robert Atkinson, President of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, praised

US Ambassadors Refuse To Sign ITU Treaty In Dubai
2012-12-13 18:32:06

The US, UK and Canada have announced today that they will not be signing the ITU’s Internet Treaty in its current form.

UN Ambassadors Meet In Dubai To Discuss Internet Regulation
2012-12-11 16:07:12

At the beginning of the month, ambassadors from the United Nations headed to Dubai for the 2012 World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT).

Free And Open Internet Debate Begins Today
2012-12-03 10:39:39

An 11-day UN conference opens in Dubai today which will play host to some extensive debates from the world’s leaders as to how to govern the Internet. The goal is to update some rather outdated regulations to ensure each nation has similar access to the Internet.

World Conference On International Telecommunications Draws Criticism
2012-11-22 07:17:44

An upcoming United Nations conference threatens the "free and open internet,” Google warned this week, saying some countries will use the meeting as an opportunity to shift control of the Internet’s technical specifications and domain name system from US-based organizations to international bodies.


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'.