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Update on Latin America and Caribbean Workshop for Chapter Leaders
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About Internet Society 15 January 2019

Update on Latin America and Caribbean Workshop for Chapter Leaders

In July 2018, the Internet Society’s Latin America and Caribbean Bureau held another edition of the Workshop for Chapter Leaders....

The Week in Internet News: Connected Hot Tub Lands in Hot Water
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Technology 14 January 2019

The Week in Internet News: Connected Hot Tub Lands in Hot Water

Hot tub vulnerabilities: New connections to the Internet of Things for hot tubs – allowing users to do things...

Get IoT Smart: Homework for Many Indonesians
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Internet of Things (IoT) 11 January 2019

Get IoT Smart: Homework for Many Indonesians

Today’s guest post is from Bhredipta Socarana, an Intellectual Property lawyer based in Indonesia and a Youth@IGF Fellow. As one of the...

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Internet Governance 10 January 2019

The Internet Is Knowledge and Knowledge Is Power

Adisa Bolutife is a 22-year-old open access advocate based in Lagos, Nigeria. A graduate of the University of Lagos with...

Future Thinking: Chris Yiu of the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
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Internet Governance 9 January 2019

Future Thinking: Chris Yiu of the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change

In 2017, the Internet Society unveiled the 2017 Global Internet Report: Paths to Our Digital Future. The interactive report identifies...

South Africa Gauteng Community Outreach: Why Community Networks Matter
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Community Networks 8 January 2019

South Africa Gauteng Community Outreach: Why Community Networks Matter

On 14 December 2018, the young and old people of Mamaila Tribal Authority convened at Wholesale Village in the...

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Chapterthon 2018

Chapterthon 2018

Chapterthon is a global Internet Society Chapters marathon. Find out which chapters received the highest number of votes from...

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Say no to Internet shutdowns and content filtering

Say no to Internet shutdowns and content filtering

Internet shutdowns cause major social and economic damage. We need to help governments understand shutdowns are not the solution! Here’s...

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