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CircleID
WSIS, Development, and Internet Governance: A Plea for 'Star Trek' over 'Mad Max'"Enabling Inclusive and Sustainable Growth" for IGF 11 and the overwhelming con
WSIS, Development, and Internet Governance: A Plea for 'Star Trek' over 'Mad Max'
CircleID / Posted yesterday
"Enabling Inclusive and Sustainable Growth" for IGF 11 and the overwhelming consensus to support the World Summit for the Information Society (WSIS) process. And as access becomes more ubiquitous, the internet and ICTs can provide a key tool for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Highlights Information Technologies Benefits in Social Inclusionminister said that the TIC are crucial to the competitiveness of organisations
Minister Highlights Information Technologies Benefits in Social Inclusion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
minister said that the TIC are crucial to the competitiveness of organisations in a globalised world and creation of the information society. The official stressed that these principles are in accordance with the Angolan government commitment to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Failure of Companies Blamed On Weak Corporate Governanceand video on smartphones, tablet computers and the internet and other informati
Failure of Companies Blamed On Weak Corporate Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and video on smartphones, tablet computers and the internet and other information services which has led to the era of the Information Society", he said. Adebayo equally said: "Report shows that the ICT sector accounted for about 10 percent of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Call for Ms Geek and More Women in TechnologyMs Geek is meant to inspire girls to consider studies and careers in ICT fields
A Call for Ms Geek and More Women in Technology
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ms Geek is meant to inspire girls to consider studies and careers in ICT fields and see their role in building Rwanda's information society. Eventually the narrative shall shift to one where women are active technologists and inventors and not... Read more
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Business Wire
Toshiba Launches Current-Feedback 4ch Power Amplifier IC for Car Audio with Built-In Full-Time Offset Detectionlife, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life;
Toshiba Launches Current-Feedback 4ch Power Amplifier IC for Car Audio with Built-In Full-Time Offset Detection
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
life, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life; and Storage that sustains the advanced information society. Guided by the principles of The Basic Commitment of the Toshiba Group, “Committed to People, Committed... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Velvet Sessions: Information Society set for ThursdayInformation Society will be the guest musical act this week at Velvet Sessions,
Velvet Sessions: Information Society set for Thursday
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Information Society will be the guest musical act this week at Velvet Sessions, the monthly cocktail party/lobby concert at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel. The group, set to perform Thursday evening, is best known for its 1988 hit "What's on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Address By Ps Mr. Joseph Tiampati During the Official Opening of the Aricea 10th Annual General Meeting Held At Laico Regency Hotelthe activities of ARICEA over the years, the association's vision for a people-
Address By Ps Mr. Joseph Tiampati During the Official Opening of the Aricea 10th Annual General Meeting Held At Laico Regency Hotel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the activities of ARICEA over the years, the association's vision for a people-centred, inclusive and development-oriented information society is still valid. I have no doubt that many of us here recognize the role of ICTs as important tools and... Read more
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Anime News Network
Anonymous;Code Visual Novel Adds 3 Characterstheir own existence. The game's protagonist is a hacker named Poron Takaoka, a
Anonymous;Code Visual Novel Adds 3 Characters
Anime News Network / Posted 6 days ago
their own existence. The game's protagonist is a hacker named Poron Takaoka, and the game takes place in the advanced information society that has sprung up in Tokyo's Nakano district in the year 2037. According to Shikura, the player can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digital Libraries Should Ensure Research Filesthe production of academies, particularly the thesis and other research works,
Digital Libraries Should Ensure Research Files
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the production of academies, particularly the thesis and other research works, said State Secretary for Technologies of Information and Communication. Pedro Sebastião Teta said so Friday at a Scientific Conference on "Strategic Aspects for the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
India says 'no' to Facebook's 'free' Internet for the pooroverboard with its propaganda [and] convinced 'the powers that be' that it cann
India says 'no' to Facebook's 'free' Internet for the poor
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
overboard with its propaganda [and] convinced 'the powers that be' that it cannot be trusted with mature stewardship of our information society," said Sunil Abraham, of the Center for Internet and Society in Bangalore. Yet David Kirkpatrick, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Navio Now MTN Uganda's 'Smart Series' Brand Ambassadoras a youth influencer represents the portfolio of the subscribers that MTN is t
Navio Now MTN Uganda's 'Smart Series' Brand Ambassador
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
as a youth influencer represents the portfolio of the subscribers that MTN is targeting by ensuring that they join the Information Society through affordable and reliable Internet access. "The 'Smart Series' smartphones' campaign offers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Free Wi-Fi for E-Cape Residentsthe rollout of the free public Wi-Fi affirms government's commitment to the Nat
Free Wi-Fi for E-Cape Residents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the rollout of the free public Wi-Fi affirms government's commitment to the National Development Plan's vision of a robust information society and knowledge economy that is both inclusive and prosperous. "Let me announce that once you have... Read more
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iol.co.za
R6m free wi-fi project for Mandela Bay residentslaunch, Cwele said, “affirms our commitment as government to the National Devel
R6m free wi-fi project for Mandela Bay residents
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
launch, Cwele said, “affirms our commitment as government to the National Development Plan’s vision of a robust information society and knowledge economy that is both inclusive and prosperous”. He said access to the internet had “become... Read more
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Business Wire
Toshiba Launches Opto-Isolated IGBT Gate Pre-Driver IC for In-Vehicle Inverterslife, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life;
Toshiba Launches Opto-Isolated IGBT Gate Pre-Driver IC for In-Vehicle Inverters
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
life, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life; and Storage that sustains the advanced information society. Guided by the principles of The Basic Commitment of the Toshiba Group, “Committed to People, Committed... Read more
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CircleID
US Court Grants DCA Trust's Motion for Preliminary Injunction on .Africa gTLDinjunction ....[Cont'd]....The evidence supporting ICANN's argument is a declar
US Court Grants DCA Trust's Motion for Preliminary Injunction on .Africa gTLD
CircleID / Posted 16 days ago
injunction ....[Cont'd]....The evidence supporting ICANN's argument is a declaration of Moctar Yedaly, the head of the Information Society Division of the AUC's Infrastructure and Energy Department. (Yedaly Decl. ¶ 11, ECF No. 40.) The AUC's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government to Increase Mobile Availability and Connectivityphone devices , increasing electricity penetration and lowering connection tarr
Government to Increase Mobile Availability and Connectivity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
phone devices , increasing electricity penetration and lowering connection tarrifs and stabilizing the supply to build an information society. Addressing stakeholders at a Nairobi hotel today when he received a report on ICT Access Gaps, Mr.... Read more
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Business Wire
Billion Dual Band 3G/4G LTE VDSL2/ADSL2+ Router Awarded Best Value by PC Power & Tech Authority(ICT) solutions provider. We enhance life and communication efficiency through
Billion Dual Band 3G/4G LTE VDSL2/ADSL2+ Router Awarded Best Value by PC Power & Tech Authority
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
(ICT) solutions provider. We enhance life and communication efficiency through a better-connected world, acting as a responsible corporate citizen, an innovative enabler for the information society, and collaborative contributor to the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Evidence in the cloudclear whether different types of cloud services are considered and regulated as
Evidence in the cloud
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
clear whether different types of cloud services are considered and regulated as “electronic communication services” or “information society services”. The internet’s continued presence in the everyday lives of citizens has increased in more... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Is Common Core past its prime?has been a push for quite a few years now,” said Eric Camarena, Victor Elementa
Is Common Core past its prime?
Desert Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
has been a push for quite a few years now,” said Eric Camarena, Victor Elementary School District spokesman. “We live in an information society now because everything is at our fingertips. In order to succeed in the work environment that will exist... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Groups plan dances, meetings, music and morep.m. The Buzz Maddox Octet will perform at 3:15 p.m. Cost is $7 for members an
Groups plan dances, meetings, music and more
Ventura County Star / Posted 21 days ago
p.m. The Buzz Maddox Octet will perform at 3:15 p.m. Cost is $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Call 279-3905 for more information. Quilt guild set to have meeting The Simi Valley Quilt Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Simi Valley... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Hyperlinking to unlawfully published copyright images is still legal, says top European judgebe to the detriment of the proper functioning and the very architecture of the
Hyperlinking to unlawfully published copyright images is still legal, says top European judge
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
be to the detriment of the proper functioning and the very architecture of the internet, and to the development of the information society," Wathelet wrote in his opinion. The CJEU will now begin considering its judgment on the points of law.... Read more
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Slate
What the Scarlett Johansson Robot Says About the FutureTo read more, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our weekly newsletter. Marg
What the Scarlett Johansson Robot Says About the Future
Slate / Posted 22 days ago
To read more, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our weekly newsletter. Margot E. Kaminski is an assistant professor of law at the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and an affiliated fellow of the Yale Information Socie... Read more
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Eu Business
EU initials partnership agreement with Malaysia — EUbusiness.comin a broad number of areas of mutual interest such as migration issues, money l
EU initials partnership agreement with Malaysia — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 23 days ago
in a broad number of areas of mutual interest such as migration issues, money laundering and terrorism financing, information society, cybersecurity, science and innovation, green technologies, energy, transport, education, environment,... Read more
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CircleID
The Start of a New Beginning: The Internet Governance Forum on Its Road to 2025policies on such a high level and an equal footing. From sceptisism to success
The Start of a New Beginning: The Internet Governance Forum on Its Road to 2025
CircleID / Posted 26 days ago
policies on such a high level and an equal footing. From sceptisism to success In 2005, when the UN World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) agreed to establish an IGF, there was a lot of skepticism. The IGF wouldn't be anything more than... Read more

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