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For Kansas City, Google Internet Drive Becomes Civic Cause
For Kansas City, Google Internet Drive Becomes Civic Cause - (Sep 10) Leaders pushed to sign up poorer, predominantly black, neighborhoods of Kansas City, Mo., to qualify for Google's new Internet service, fearing that otherwise they will lag further behind.
"In an interview on Wednesday, Ms. Gardner, 45, said she would leave in roughly six months, after the Wikimedia Foundation board had picked a successor. She said she wanted to advocate more directly on behalf of an open Internet, by starting a nonprofit group, writing a book or joining an advocacy organization." (March2013)
Managing Privacy in the Internet of Things | How these frameworks “entitle” each other to connect – is going to be a fundamental part of IoT. Managing this “entitlement,” which defines who can access your device data, and under what conditions it can be found and used by others, will be one of the major challenges for consumers and businesses.
Nicholas Carr - writes about technology and culture - Author of: - The Glass Cage: Automation and Us, which examines the personal and social consequences of our ever growing dependency on computers; - The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains; - The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google (2008) - Does IT Matter? (2004) Blog: Rough Type http://www.roughtype.com/
Population with internet access to pass 3bn next year
Population with internet access to pass 3bn next year As internet connections continue to spread into developing nations, thanks largely to smartphones and several ambitious Silicon Valley projects, the number of people online is likely to pass three billion next year