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The Internet Society is focused on ensuring that a healthy, sustainable Internet is available to everyone – today and for the next billion users. Technology-focused programs are a vital component of the Internet Society’s mission. We work to facilitate the open development of standards, protocols, and administration, and to ensure a robust, secure technical infrastructure.

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The Week in Internet News: ISPs Sue Maine Over New Privacy Law
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Technology 24 February 2020

The Week in Internet News: ISPs Sue Maine Over New Privacy Law

Protesting privacy: Four ISP trade groups are suing the state of Maine for a privacy law that goes into...

The Week in Internet News: CIA Had Encryption Backdoor for Decades
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Technology 17 February 2020

The Week in Internet News: CIA Had Encryption Backdoor for Decades

We’re watching you: The U.S. CIA secretly had an ownership stake in Swiss encryption company Crypto AG for decades...

The Week in Internet News: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
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Technology 11 February 2020

The Week in Internet News: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

The FBI weighs in, again: The U.S. FBI, which has complained for years about the lack of access to...

The Week in Internet News: Broadband Finally Comes to Rural Areas in U.S.
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Technology 3 February 2020

The Week in Internet News: Broadband Finally Comes to Rural Areas in U.S.

Broadband expansions: There were several news articles this week about broadband deployments, including places in the U.S. that still...

The Week in Internet News: Apple Backs Away from Encryption Plan
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Technology 27 January 2020

The Week in Internet News: Apple Backs Away from Encryption Plan

Under pressure: Apple has scrapped plans to allow iPhone users to fully encrypt backups of their devices in iCloud...

The Week in Internet News: Kentucky Broadband Program Stalls
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Technology 20 January 2020

The Week in Internet News: Kentucky Broadband Program Stalls

Broadband delays: KentuckyWired, an ambitious plan to bring broadband services to underserved, rural parts of the state, is about...

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