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Also doch Deutsch als Gurken oder Kuchens Lingua Franca?

55% of the web is in English. Only 5% of the world's population uses English as their first language.

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Digital Divide

Attorney General wary about telecom deregulation in Minnesota

Minnesota Public Radio reports…

A proposal that would change how local phone companies are regulated at the Minnesota State Capitol is facing opposition amidst concerns that it would lead to higher prices and less service in rural areas.

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Comcast Offers Complimentary Internet to Students in Khan Academy's LearnStorm Program

Comcast joined Khan Academy, Google.org, and the 49ers Foundation last week for a special event at the 49ers Academy in East Palo Alto, California to announce the winners of the first… 288 more words


Everyone’s been at it recently…

…talking about digital inclusion that is. Well, that’s how it’s felt after celebrating some important milestones over the past week.

In my last post I talked about the… 527 more words

'Everyone' does not mean everyone

The social media phenomenon has been seen and maybe glorified as a democratic tool, making it possible for everyone to take part in changing the world or at least to make possible for us to make our voices heard or engage in political conversations or commentary with others. 183 more words

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Taxis v. Uber, restaurants v. Tripadvisor: Italy v. technology

The war between the Italian taxi and Uber, on paper, is over. The law is on the side of the taxi drivers, with the Authorities threatening to seize the cars of the Uber drivers. 142 more words


Godspeed You! TV User

Dear Minister Glover,

More Let’s Talk TV regulatory decision M&M’s were doled out today by CRTC Chairman Blais.

I’m a TV delivery/carriage guy, as you know, so while the day was more about TV content regs, Chairman Blais’ mention of Emperor did pique my interest. 112 more words