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Compilation of articles from the web on the upcoming World Conference on International Telecommunications 2012 #WCIT12
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Telcos Cannot Wind Back the Clock

Telcos Cannot Wind Back the Clock | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The proposals by the European and Arab telcos that are being considered at the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) conference in Dubai later this year are most certainly facing defeat.
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Qtel Group Chairman Challenges Telecom Industry at ITU Telecom World - MENAFN

(MENAFN Press) Doha, QatarIn a bold speech at ITU Telecom World 2012 today, H.E.
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US delegation members for international telecom treaty talks revealed - The Hill's Hillicon Valley

US delegation members for international telecom treaty talks revealed - The Hill's Hillicon Valley | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Representatives from Google, Cisco, Facebook, Microsoft and AT&T will join Obama administration officials at a December conference in Dubai to negotiate the terms of an international telecommunications treaty.
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Join Jemima Kiss and world experts for a hangout on the battle for the internet

Join Jemima Kiss and world experts for a hangout on the battle for the internet | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Your chance to be one of a selected group of readers chosen to take part in a one-off hangout with Jemima Kiss and experts on the future of the open web and control of the internet...
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Is the WCIT Indeed Wicked?

Is the WCIT Indeed Wicked? | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The traditional network operators see OTT services as a threat, and the companies offering them are perceived to be getting a free lunch over their networks - they are calling for international regulation.
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FCC Chair Defends Regulations, Calls FCC a ‘Cop on the Beat’ | CNSNews.com

FCC Chair Defends Regulations, Calls FCC a ‘Cop on the Beat’ | CNSNews.com | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
CNSNews.com was launched on June 16, 1998 as a news source for individuals, news organizations and broadcasters who put a higher premium on balance than spin and seek news that’s ignored or under-reported as a result of media bias by omission.
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Business - ITU chief sees key telecom rule revamp at Dubai event

Business - ITU chief sees key telecom rule revamp at Dubai event | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The International Telecommunication Regulations, or the ITRs, which came into force almost 25 years ago, are likely to be reviewed and revamped to cope with the changed world at the landmark World Conference on International Telecommunications, or...
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ITU Addresses Misconceptions About WCIT, ITRs

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World divided, India undecided as 193 nations gear to decide the future of net & mobile

World divided, India undecided as 193 nations gear to decide the future of net & mobile | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
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ITU denies ‘internet control’ accusations

ITU denies ‘internet control’ accusations | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The UN agency ITU claims it will be down to member states to decide how the organisation’s proposals are implemented after it meets at the WCIT conference in December...
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Opponents Have Misinterpreted ETNO's ITR Proposal, Association Head Says

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ITU's Toure: WCIT Talks Are Not About Internet Governance | Bloomberg BNA

ITU's Toure: WCIT Talks Are Not About Internet Governance | Bloomberg BNA | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
editor staff David McAuley fortunate obtain interview last week withInternational Telecommunication Union SecretaryGeneral Dr. Hamadoun I. Tour. U.S.
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Cullen International - Other services - Conferences - EUBrasil Workshop on ITU and WCIT-12

New pricing arrangements and principles governing the internet looming in the run-up to #WCIT12
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The Great Internet Governance Swindle | The Global Journal

The Great Internet Governance Swindle | The Global Journal | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
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Who controls the internet? Highlights from live hangout with Jemima Kiss

Who controls the internet? Highlights from live hangout with Jemima Kiss | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Highlights from our Google+ Hangout on internet governance with four experts and five readers...
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Who controls the internet?

Who controls the internet? | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Ahead of a Google+ Hangout on the battle for the internet, Jemima Kiss looks at how tech giants are fighting for supremacy...
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If Internet governance ain't broke, don't fix it: U.S. | Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - The best solution to improving oversight of the Internet may be to do nothing at all, a senior U.S.
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What to Say About the Treaty on the ITRs: Crib Notes

What to Say About the Treaty on the ITRs: Crib Notes | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Look past the panic over December's World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT); it's unlikely to be a catastrophe for several practical reasons: (1) the negotiation lasts ten days, so there is not enough time for 193 countries to...
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Internet governance needs consensus

Internet governance needs consensus | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
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Hill tries to foil plot against the Net - Eliza Krigman

Hill tries to foil plot against the Net - Eliza Krigman | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
It may sound far-fetched, but Congress suspects other nations of plotting to shackle the free Internet with taxes and censorship. And it's fighting the conspiracy with legislation.
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International roaming charges rip-off: the ITU gets involved ...

International roaming charges rip-off: the ITU gets involved ... | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has entered the debate about excessive international roaming charges by recommending measures that will improve consumer awareness and encourage operators…...
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ITU tackles roaming costs | ITWeb

ITU tackles roaming costs | ITWeb | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
ITU members agree there is a need for international action to be taken on exorbitant roaming costs. In an international agreement that takes action to lower roaming costs, International..
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ITU’s Line Of Defense On WCIT | Intellectual Property Watch

ITU’s Line Of Defense On WCIT | Intellectual Property Watch | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
The International Telecommunication Union in a press briefing Monday evening tried to dispel what it is describing as...
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Net neutrality debate goes to the ITU WCIT | DiploFoundation

Net neutrality debate goes to the ITU WCIT | DiploFoundation | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
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BEIJING: Huawei calls for cybersecurity cooperation | Technology | Macon.com

BEIJING: Huawei calls for cybersecurity cooperation | Technology | Macon.com | WCIT 12 | Scoop.it
Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Ltd.
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