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The Week in Internet News: Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Every Job
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Technology 22 October 2018

The Week in Internet News: Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Every Job

AI and your job: Artificial Intelligence will affect 100 percent of the jobs out there, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty...

When It Comes to IoT, We Must Work Together to #SecureIt
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Internet of Things (IoT) 19 October 2018

When It Comes to IoT, We Must Work Together to #SecureIt

My first ever rendezvous with the word “IoT” was during my final year at a college conference, when a...

IXPs: Why Is the Middle East Lagging Behind?
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Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) 19 October 2018

IXPs: Why Is the Middle East Lagging Behind?

On October 2nd, the Internet Society was happy to support the ITU in organizing the IXP Workshop on Peering...

Internet Society, Facebook announce Internet Exchange Points throughout Africa
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In the News 19 October 2018

Internet Society, Facebook announce Internet Exchange Points throughout Africa

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Joint Communique with The FashionTech Week on Security of IoT Devices
Statements 19 October 2018

Joint Communique with The FashionTech Week on Security of IoT Devices

The FashionTech Week and the Internet Society call manufacturers of connected wearables to promote security and privacy practices to...

Human Connection Frames Success of 2018 Indigenous Connectivity Summit
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Community Networks 18 October 2018

Human Connection Frames Success of 2018 Indigenous Connectivity Summit

The Internet is an incredible tool that can help amplify voices that may not otherwise be heard. But when...

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When we all #GetIoTSmart, we all win. Learn what IoT and device security mean to you.

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How to start a Special Interest Group The application and charter process is the same as for Internet Society Chapters, so...

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