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Internet Society showcases Engelbart's Legacy at VCU

In April 2014, Internet Pioneer Douglas Engelbart was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame (posthumous award). One year later, the Internet Society ran a profile piece showcasing his lasting legacy, in particular how one university — Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA — is putting his vision to practice. 40 more words

Human Interest

Google launches Android One in Africa but cost of data still the big issue

The race to offer cheaper smartphones in Africa has dramatically increased with the launch of the Android One program in Africa, however the price of phones is only one part of the problem. 380 more words


NetHui 2015: Fundamental Fellowship

After graduating from Enspiral Dev Academy, I decided one of the best things to do in the hunt for a job (in addition to the… 1,997 more words

Junior Developer

Contributions to ISOC report on mobile Internet

The Internet Society (ISOC) just released its second annual Global Internet Report, with a focus this year on the mobile Internet. The report explores mobile Internet availability, affordability, and relevance to potential users, and highlights opportunities as well as challenges to ensure all users can enjoy the full benefits of mobile access to the open Internet. 66 more words


Mitchell Baker: Technology is Not Enough!

The panel discussion among Internet pioneers started innocently enough, with Vint Cerf and David Farber reminiscing about the early days of the Internet and the other titans of personal computing. 783 more words

Media And The Digital Divide