IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 14 November 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 14 November 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

Agent of Change: Albert Manero Builds a Brighter Future

Limbitless Solutions, a non-profit group founded by Albert Manero, uses 3-D printing to design and create unique artificial limbs for children born without arms and hands. With the help of sponsors, Manero hopes to build 5,000 custom-designed bionic arms and to donate to children in need by 2020. He believes it’s his responsibility to use […]

The Pacification of Cyberspace

“PCI is dedicated to the proposition that the Internet and its applications can and should be evolved to improve lives further. The context in which Internet operates determines in many ways how it is experienced by its users. In addition to all its values, the Internet has become a medium in which harms can and […]

Podcast: A Fireside Chat with PCI Executive Director Dr. David Bray and the Emerging Technology Council on Developing and Implementing People-Centered AI

PCI Executive Director, Dr. David Bray, sits down with Propelics Sr. Mobile Strategist, Glenn Gruber, for the Emerging Technology Council’s monthly roundtable to discuss the capabilities and consequences of Artificial Intelligence at the human and organisational levels. They cover key topics related to AI integration in enterprise, healthcare, and diplomacy, while addressing privacy and security […]

Building Resilient Communities in Puerto Rico

Innovative Resilience aims to spark economic development and support communities in Puerto Rico hit hard by Hurricane Maria through the development of resilience hubs. Their newest hub, located in Arroyo, provides technology and connectivity to a community severely lacking in resources as they attempt to build a more resilient future.  ________________________ By Marti Grimminck and Rafael […]

IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor: 31 October 2018

Valuable coverage of significant current policy activities happening around the world in the sphere of Internet technology is provided courtesy of IEEE. 31 October 2018 summary – IEEE Global Internet Policy Monitor – is available here. Read more summaries here. ________________________ If you liked this article, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for […]

People-Centered Internet Coalition Celebrates Doreen Bogdan-Martin’s Election to Head UN’s ITU Development Bureau

PALO ALTO, November 1, 2018 –– People Centered Internet celebrates the election of Doreen Bogdan-Martin to lead the United Nations’ International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Bureau of Telecommunication Development (BDT) and looks forward to welcoming her to Silicon Valley on December 10. ITU’s Leadership elections occurred at the Plenipotentiary Conference in Dubai. With votes from 93 […]