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The World Generated 4,500 Eiffel Towers' Worth Of Electronic Waste Last Year
And we don't know where most of it went.
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Winning Back Mosul, Safeguarding Its Infrastructure
Middle East specialist
Both before and during the aerial bombardment of Taleban strongholds, I conducted phone interviews in Dari with fixed line
A Manifesto for Women as Agents of Peace
philosopher, passionate about culture, music, sports and peace
Men and women who have not had opportunities to question gender roles, beliefs and cultural/religion roots, cannot change them. Women who are not aware of their rights cannot claim them.
10 Great Ways the Internet Is Empowering Women Around the World
Internet Society President and CEO
This year, International Women's Day will focus on the empowerment of women, highlighting the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, which was signed 20 years ago by 189 governments to establish an agenda for realizing women's rights.
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Got Global Governance?
Colonel, U.S. Army Civil Affairs (ret.), Author of Travels wit...
If you want good global governance, you have to provide good global citizenship.
Russia Goes for Gold in Internet Regulation
Independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion o...
If the states in favor of giving the ITU "jurisdiction over the internet's operations and content" succeed in imposing geographic
Navigating the Virtual Battlefield
Executive Director of CALinnovates
While the unprecedented expansion of the Internet has brought the world closer together, it's also created daunting new challenges for security.
This Holiday Season, What Happens When All of Our Cultural Memories Go Digital?
Filmmaker and Writer
As you celebrate this holiday season, be sure to save your digital memories by printing them out or backing them up. And beyond that, do everything you can to speak out for internet freedom.
Sorting Out the Last 36 Hours of the WCIT
President and CEO, Public Knowledge
This is not a time to try to get something passed in a dubious manner so that the ITU or member states can declare the WCIT a "success."
Cutting Our Own Net
General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation
We need a multi-stakeholder approach to Internet governance, not vested interests in making citizens pay for formerly free services or restrictions to their capacity to share information.
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The Open Internet Is Threatened by UN's Closed-door Meeting in Dubai
Co-Author, with son Alex Tapscott, of Blockchain Revolution (M...
Letting an obscure "one vote per country" UN technical agency decide who does what next in the Internet's development is the antithesis of what the Internet has achieved.
Who Should Control the Internet? The People Who Use It
The Senior Vice President for policy, communications, and publ...
Perhaps the only people who want to fix what isn't broken with the free and open Internet are those who fear that a free and open Internet might break them.
Shipping Bytes Across Borders
Executive Director, Global Innovation Forum @ NFTC
As the world increasingly adopts digital technologies and habits, improving the framework for information flows is essential to preserve the ability of innovators and entrepreneurs everywhere to participate effectively in the global marketplace of the 21st Century.
A Girl in a Tech World
Emmy Award-winning Media & Marketing Executive
Today, girls are excelling at sciences, but when it comes to career choice, they're opting for fields like medicine and bio-tech, rather than computing and technology.
Is AT&T Financially Dependant on Apple's Success?
Ramon B. Nuez Jr.
Building a latticework of mental models.
Although it's not an advanced handset -- the iPad stands to increase AT&T's market share and its wireless income.
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