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ICANN & Internet Governance: Security & Freedom in a Connected World

ICANN & Internet Governance: Security & Freedom in a Connected World | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
The Non-Commercial Users Constituency (NCUC) is holding a policy conference on 12 October 2012 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Canada to explore ICANN and Internet governance. Please join the discussion on the eve of ICANN #45.
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Latin America has room to grow on Internet, experts say

Latin America has room to grow on Internet, experts say | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Google's managing director for Spanish-speaking Latin America says the Internet has become the 'focus group for the world' and the smart advertiser uses it to anticipate consumer behavior rather than just to tout products.
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Can 'The Internet Vote' Be The Next Important Voting Bloc? | Techdirt

Can 'The Internet Vote' Be The Next Important Voting Bloc? | Techdirt | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
I recently talked about how the cynicism of the "internet generation" is only helping to keep broken systems in place. I recognize that many people feel that their vote is useless, and think that voting for "the lesser of two...
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IPv6: What You Need to Know About the Move From IPv4 - Enterprise Networking - News & Reviews

IPv6: What You Need to Know About the Move From IPv4 - Enterprise Networking - News & Reviews | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
The Number Resource Organization said the world officially ran out of IPv4 addresses in February 2011, and according to the Internet Society, the reasons for moving to IPv6 vary from community to community.
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Chile lidera América Latina como el país con mayor proporción de internautas

Chile lidera América Latina como el país con mayor proporción de internautas | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Informe de la Unión Internacional de Telecomunicaciones (UIT) presentado en la ONU revela que el uso individual de internet alcanza al 32,5 % de la población mundial. En Chile llega al 53,9 %.
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It’s official: Legacy IPv4 address holders own their number blocks | IGP Blog

It’s official: Legacy IPv4 address holders own their number blocks | IGP Blog | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
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John Curran's comment, September 24, 2012 8:37 AM
Beware the misleading title - The letter actually doesn’t say anything that wasn’t already known. The letter acknowledges that address assignments are of value, but doesn’t actually specify what rights to them parties received and does not say that address holders "own" their assignments.

/John

John Curran
President and CEO
ARIN
LACNIC's comment, September 24, 2012 3:02 PM
Thank you for your comment John!

Regards,
LACNIC Team.
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Latin America's Moment » Latin America Becomes More Competitive

Latin America's Moment » Latin America Becomes More Competitive | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
O'Neil analyzes developments in Latin America and U.S. relations in the region.
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IPV6: ¿Sabías que existen dos Internet paralelas? | Think Big

IPV6: ¿Sabías que existen dos Internet paralelas? | Think Big | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Internet es una infraestructura virtual o nube a la que accedemos porque alberga información, contenidos de consumo, servicios públicos y privados y otras personas para interactuar.
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Open Letter to Governments: Protect Human Rights at the ITU

Open Letter to Governments: Protect Human Rights at the ITU | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
This December in Dubai, the International Telecommunication Union—a UN agency—will decide whether it should have regulatory authority over the Internet. This move could pose grave risks to the exercise of human rights online.
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New Minister Of Culture In Brazil Brings Hope Of Return To Earlier Enlightened Copyright Policy | Techdirt

As Techdirt observed back in 2007, Brazilian artists were some of the first to recognize that piracy can be a positive force that helps get the word out about their creations.
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The Copyright Act Explicitly Says Disruptive Innovation Should Be Blocked | Techdirt

A few weeks back, we wrote about a proposal by Rep. Jerry Nadler, which we referred to as the RIAA Bailout Act of 2012 because it sought to change the nature of satellite radio royalties to put them on par with the absolutely ridiculous and...
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América Latina: ¿cómo está impulsando la economía Internet? - Análisis, Internet - CIO América Latina

América Latina: ¿cómo está impulsando la economía Internet? - Análisis, Internet - CIO América Latina | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
América Latina: ¿cómo está impulsando la economía Internet?
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IPv6: Readdressing the Internet | Blog | FutureGov - Transforming Government | Education | Healthcare

IPv6: Readdressing the Internet | Blog | FutureGov - Transforming Government | Education | Healthcare | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
FutureGov – Transforming Government | Education | Healthcare...
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Why Activism Is Necessary, But Isn’t Enough To Save Net Liberty | TorrentFreak

Why Activism Is Necessary, But Isn’t Enough To Save Net Liberty | TorrentFreak | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
When the first Pirate Party was founded, it was with the realization that activism alone had come to the end of the road.
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The shape of the internet has changed: It now lives life on the edge

The shape of the internet has changed: It now lives life on the edge | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Thanks to more traffic that can be sent via CDNs and cached at the edge, the shape of the Internet is changing.
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Wall Street Journal lo afirma: “América Latina es ya una potencia tecnológica emergente”

Wall Street Journal lo afirma: “América Latina es ya una potencia tecnológica emergente” | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
La región, considerada por mucho tiempo como una zona rezagada y marginal, cultiva ya no tan silenciosamente un cultura del entrepreneurship tecnológico sin precedentes.
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Latin America international Internet capacity...

Latin America international Internet capacity... | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Latin America international Internet capacity increased more than six-fold between 2008 and 2012, from 1.2 Tbps to 7.6 Tbps. The vast majority of the region’s capacity is concentrated in the South...
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How to Employ Women in the Tech Industry

How to Employ Women in the Tech Industry | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
As the burgeoning tech industry continues to do its part to create jobs in a struggling U.S. economy, a major portion of the population has been mostly left out of the tech boom.
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OECD Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 2012 | OECD Free Preview | Powered by Keepeek Digital Asset Management Solution | www.keepeek.com

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 2012 | OECD Free Preview | Powered by Keepeek Digital Asset Management Solution | www.keepeek.com | LACNIC news selection | Scoop.it
Based on the latest information and indicators in science and innovation, the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 2012 reviews key trends in...
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