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New ITU Study: Connecting Humanity

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has recently published “Connecting Humanity – Assessing investment needs of connecting humanity to the Internet by 2030“, a comprehensive new study that estimates the investment needed to achieve universal, affordable broadband connectivity for all humanity by the end of this decade. Nearly half the global population aged 10 years and over …
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The UN E-Government Survey report 2018

Countries in all regions of the world are continuing to make strides in their efforts to improve e-­government and to provide public services online according to the report launched by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. In a 2018 ranking of countries on e-­government development, Denmark, Australia, and Republic of Korea came …
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Move fast and break things: how Facebook, Google, and Amazon cornered culture and undermined democracy by Jonathan Taplin

Overview: A stinging polemic that traces the destructive monopolization of the Internet by Google, Facebook and Amazon, and that proposes a new future for musicians, journalists, authors and filmmakers in the digital age. Move Fast and Break Things is the riveting account of a small group of libertarian entrepreneurs who in the 1990s began to …
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