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2019-10-15 - The LawBytes Podcast, Episode 27: Digital Policy and Election 2019 – Laura Tribe of OpenMedia on Where the Parties Stand

Tue, 15/10/2019 - 18:33
Digital issues were expected to garner attention in the 2019 Canadian federal election campaign. Over the course of the past few weeks, all the main political parties have had something to say about the high cost of cellphone prices in Canada and the prospect of implementing new taxes on tech... Development Security Economic Legal

2019-10-11 - New Blockchain Solution for IIoT Aims to Solve Scaling Problem

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 18:31
Blockchain, or distributed ledger, is sometimes described as a 'solution in search of a problem'. There are many valid applications outside of pure cybersecurity -- for example, reducing transaction costs in complex legal situations like house purchase, or tracking the location of... Security

2019-10-10 - Altice Labs Embraces RDK Broadband Gateways

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 18:30
RDK-based gateways for DOCSIS 3.0, DOCSIS 3.1, GPON and XGS-PON. Development

2019-10-20 - 41st International Conference of data protection and privacy commissioners

Fri, 27/09/2019 - 18:22
The 41st International Conference of data protection and privacy commissioners, 'Convergence and Connectivity - Raising Global Data Protection Standards in the Digital Age' will take place on 21-24 October in Tirana, Albania. More information Security

2019-09-27 - 2019 Internet Hall of Fame Inductees Announced!

Fri, 27/09/2019 - 18:22
Eleven individuals hailing from six countries around the world, including Peru, Japan, Brazil, Netherlands, Togo and the U.S., are being inducted today into the Internet Hall of Fame for their pioneering and visionary contributions to the Internet’s global growth, access and security.  The... Development Security

2019-09-26 - CJEU Rules “Right to be Forgotten” on Google Limited to the EU in Landmark Case

Thu, 26/09/2019 - 18:21
On September 24, 2019, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the “CJEU”) released its judgments in cases C-507/17, Google v. CNIL and C-136/17, G.C. and Others v. CNIL regarding (1) the territorial scope of the right to be forgotten, referred to in the judgement as the “right to de-... Infrastructure and Standardisation Human Rights Legal Economic Security

2019-09-25 - Can an algorithm hurt? Polish experiences with profiling of the unemployed – Centre for Internet & Human Rights

Wed, 25/09/2019 - 18:21
Can an algorithm hurt? Polish experiences with profiling of the unemployed – Centre for Internet & Human Rights Skip to content Centre for Internet & Human Rights Primary Navigation Menu Menu About News People Research Research Publications Join Contact Can an algorithm hurt? Polish... Legal Security

2019-09-25 - Lunch Talk “Digitalization of Democracy” – Centre for Internet & Human Rights

Wed, 25/09/2019 - 18:21
Lunch Talk “Digitalization of Democracy” – Centre for Internet & Human Rights Skip to content Centre for Internet & Human Rights Primary Navigation Menu Menu About News People Research Research Publications Join Contact Lunch Talk “Digitalization of Democracy” Lunch Talk “Digitalization of... Economic

2019-09-24 - What is Project BroadWay?

Tue, 24/09/2019 - 18:20
What is Project BroadWay? About a decade ago, the European Commission started having formal conversations around TETRA and the future of public safety communications networks. This led to the formation of Public Safety Communications – Europe, and subsequently to research validating what public... Development

2019-09-24 - Samsung Networks explores new 5G enterprise use cases

Tue, 24/09/2019 - 18:20
Samsung Networks began 5G research efforts a decade ago in its 5G Innovation Zone Samsung Networks may not be the most well-known business within the South Korean conglomerate’s entire organization, but it has been going strong for about 40 years, beginning in the Korean market before expanding.... Infrastructure and Standardisation

2019-09-24 - 5G to power Los Angeles smart building

Tue, 24/09/2019 - 18:20
The smart building will have a DAS comprised of 317 multi-band antennas With help from Connectivity Wireless Solutions, Coretrust Capital Partners is employing 5G to transform its downtown Los Angeles tower into a smart building. The transformation, which includes a Distributed Antenna System (DAS... Infrastructure and Standardisation

2019-09-24 - Maravedis interviews managed Wi-Fi leader Datavalet (Analyst Angle)

Tue, 24/09/2019 - 18:20
Datavalet Co-President Daniel Forest discusses managed Wi-Fi market trends  For readers that are not familiar with the company, tell us what Datavalet is and does.   Over 20 years ago, Datavalet began providing high-speed internet access to hotel guests at a time when Wi-Fi was pretty much... Infrastructure and Standardisation Economic

2019-09-24 - Twitter Now Lets iOS Users Pin Their Lists

Tue, 24/09/2019 - 18:20
Twitter has announced a new feature in its iOS app that allows users to pin up to five lists to their timeline. In addition, a smooth swipe gesture has been implemented to browse through lists right from the home screen. The pinned lists can be easily rearranged as you prefer. Take a look at the... Economic

2019-09-19 - The Global Reach of GDPR

Thu, 19/09/2019 - 18:18
It isn’t that no one saw it coming.  After all, today’s regimen of European Union General Data Protection Regulations had been crafted under public scrutiny since 2012 and in full force since May 2018.  But its implementation left a degree of uncertainty, particularly among multinationals. read more Security

2019-09-18 - Comcast Offers 'Xfinity Flex' for Free to Broadband-Only Subs

Wed, 18/09/2019 - 18:17
Video streaming platform features a video client, voice remote and integration with Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon Prime Video and, soon, an upgrade path to Comcast's full pay-TV service. Development

2019-09-18 - Finally, Facebook Put Someone in Charge

Wed, 18/09/2019 - 18:17
Finally, Facebook Put Someone in Charge home community icon-community Finally, Facebook Put Someone in Charge Sep 18, 2019 Media, Democracy, %26 Public Discourse evelyn douek Share To icon--facebook icon--twitter Deciding which postings to take down is a difficult... Security

2019-09-18 - Benton Foundation Renamed Benton Institute for Broadband and Society, Renewed Focus on Advanced Internet Networks

Wed, 18/09/2019 - 18:17
On Tuesday, the non-profit Benton Foundation officially renamed itself the Benton Institute for Broadband %26 Society, elevating the institution’s focus of ensuring that the benefits of advanced broadband networks are felt in every corner of the country. “All Americans should have access to... Development Sociocultural

2019-09-16 - DoH Creates More Problems Than It Solves

Mon, 16/09/2019 - 18:17
Unlike most new IETF standards, DNS over HTTPS has been a magnet for controversy since the DoH working group was chartered on 2017. The proposed standard was intended to improve the performance of address resolutions while also improving their privacy and integrity, but it's unclear that it... Infrastructure and Standardisation Human Rights Security Legal Sociocultural

2019-09-13 - Huawei considers selling its 5G patents, licenses to Western buyer: Reports

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 18:15
  Chinese vendor Huawei’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei has proposed selling the company’s current 5G know-how to a Western company as a way to address security concerns by the U.S. and other Western countries, according to interviews published by The Economist and The New York Times. Ren told the... Economic