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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...

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...

Splintering the Internet: The Unintended Consequence of Regulation
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Public Policy 18 October 2018

Splintering the Internet: The Unintended Consequence of Regulation

In early 2000, two Paris-based, anti-racism groups sued Yahoo on the basis that its auction’s site was exposing French...

GLIF 2018 Held at the Home of Hamlet
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Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) 17 October 2018

GLIF 2018 Held at the Home of Hamlet

The 18th Annual Global LambaGrid Workshop (GLIF 2018) was held on 18-21 September 2018 at the Kulturværftet in Helsingør...

Senegal First African Country to Implement Recommendations of ‘Personal Data Protection Guidelines for Africa’
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Privacy 16 October 2018

Senegal First African Country to Implement Recommendations of ‘Personal Data Protection Guidelines for Africa’

Last week, we have had a busy two days (11-12 October 2018) in Dakar participating in a mutlistakeholder workshop...

G20 Women’s Summit: Digital Inclusion for Women
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Women In Tech 16 October 2018

G20 Women’s Summit: Digital Inclusion for Women

What if future generations in 2030 learned about gender inequality in their history class and not in their lived...

Website update: Experiencing problems with translations into French and Spanish
About Internet Society 15 October 2018

Website update: Experiencing problems with translations into French and Spanish

I must apologize to readers of our French and Spanish versions of our website. We are currently experiencing a...

The Week in Internet News: Facebook Bans ‘Clickbait’ Political Accounts
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Technology 15 October 2018

The Week in Internet News: Facebook Bans ‘Clickbait’ Political Accounts

Good-bye clickbait? Facebook has tossed out more than 800 publishers and accounts it accused of trafficking in clickbait and...

We Need to Talk… about the State of Internet Governance
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Internet Governance 12 October 2018

We Need to Talk… about the State of Internet Governance

In about a month, some of the key stakeholders in Internet Governance will come together in Paris and talk...

Indigenous Connectivity Summit 2018: Training Day
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Access 12 October 2018

Indigenous Connectivity Summit 2018: Training Day

True to its location in Festival City – also known as Edmonton, Alberta – the 2018 Indigenous Connectivity Summit’s...

Internet Society submits comments for the revision of the Ethiopian Cybercrime law
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Internet Governance 12 October 2018

Internet Society submits comments for the revision of the Ethiopian Cybercrime law

Imagine how much the Internet has changed our lives in the last few decades. Today, thanks to the Internet,...

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