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Playing Politics with Section 230 Makes the Internet Weaker, Not Stronger
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Internet Way of Networking 29 May 2020

Playing Politics with Section 230 Makes the Internet Weaker, Not Stronger

This opinion piece was originally published in The Hill. Thursday the president of the United States signed an executive order...

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Last Mile Networks?
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Measuring the Internet 28 May 2020

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Last Mile Networks?

If your household is anything like mine, your Internet connection has experienced a significant increase in usage over these...

There’s No Duty of Care without Strong Encryption
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Encryption 27 May 2020

There’s No Duty of Care without Strong Encryption

On 15 May, the Telegraph reported that The Five Eyes intelligence alliance planned to meet to explore legal options...

The Week in Internet News: Hong Kong Residents Flock to VPNs
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Technology 25 May 2020

The Week in Internet News: Hong Kong Residents Flock to VPNs

Surveillance is coming: Hong Kong residents are rushing to download virtual private network apps after the Chinese government announced...

Member News: Internet Society Chapters Assist Communities with Telework, Remote Education
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About Internet Society 22 May 2020

Member News: Internet Society Chapters Assist Communities with Telework, Remote Education

Keep working: In recent months, several Internet Society Chapters have focused on helping people to keep working during COVID-19...

Central African Peering Forum: A Defining Moment for Peering and Interconnection
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Growing the Internet 20 May 2020

Central African Peering Forum: A Defining Moment for Peering and Interconnection

The first-ever Central African Peering Forum comes at a defining moment for Internet peering and interconnection. In the midst...

Are We Ready to Work from Home in the Middle East?
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Growing the Internet 18 May 2020

Are We Ready to Work from Home in the Middle East?

Even before COVID-19, political and economic scenes within the MENA region were changing. Differences across economies, politics, religion, and...

The Week in Internet News: COVID-19 Tracing Creates Opportunities, Raises Concerns
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Technology 18 May 2020

The Week in Internet News: COVID-19 Tracing Creates Opportunities, Raises Concerns

Electronic doorman: In many restaurants, offices, and other locations in China, visitors must now show their COVID-19 risk status...

For Tribal Lands Ravaged by COVID-19, Broadband Access Is a Matter of Life and Death
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Community Networks 15 May 2020

For Tribal Lands Ravaged by COVID-19, Broadband Access Is a Matter of Life and Death

This opinion piece was originally published in Arizona Central. If anyone doubted the importance of the Internet before the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Announcing the Launch of the Global Encryption Coalition
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Encryption 14 May 2020

Announcing the Launch of the Global Encryption Coalition

Today, more than 30 civil society organizations joined in launching the Global Encryption Coalition, to promote and defend encryption...

The Internet Is Resilient Enough to Withstand Coronavirus – But There’s a Catch
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Measuring the Internet 13 May 2020

The Internet Is Resilient Enough to Withstand Coronavirus – But There’s a Catch

Earlier this year, as COVID-19 began to dominate our lives, the world turned to the Internet. This sudden shift...

Encryption: The Digital PPE We All Need
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Encryption 12 May 2020

Encryption: The Digital PPE We All Need

In the midst of a global pandemic, Internet security can be a matter of life and death. Think of...

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