Technology

The Internet Society is focused on ensuring that a healthy, sustainable Internet is available to everyone – today and for the next billion users. Technology-focused programs are a vital component of the Internet Society’s mission. We work to facilitate the open development of standards, protocols, and administration, and to ensure a robust, secure technical infrastructure.

Technology News

The Week in Internet News: Iran Plans “Blanket Ban” of International Internet Services
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Technology 16 August 2021

The Week in Internet News: Iran Plans “Blanket Ban” of International Internet Services

A locked-down Internet in Iran; Private pictures; More app choices; Returning the booty; Closing the divide.

The Week in Internet News: Apple Plans to Scan U.S. iPhone Photos
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Technology 9 August 2021

The Week in Internet News: Apple Plans to Scan U.S. iPhone Photos

Concerns over scanning iPhone photos; No more Zoombombing; Banning Chinese hardware; Breaking the language barrier: More U.S. broadband funding.

Internet Society Statement on Potential Destabilization of the Internet in Africa
Statements 3 August 2021

Internet Society Statement on Potential Destabilization of the Internet in Africa

The Internet Society is closely following the current situation of the African Network Information Center (AFRINIC). We are concerned that any interruption...

Vint Cerf’s Interplanetary ambitions
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In the News 3 August 2021

Vint Cerf’s Interplanetary ambitions

Data Center Dynamics
The Week in Internet News: Biden Looks for Ways to Restore Internet in Cuba
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Technology 2 August 2021

The Week in Internet News: Biden Looks for Ways to Restore Internet in Cuba

Restoring Internet in Cuba; U.S. community broadband networks; no to spyware; encryption problems in Ukraine.

The Week in Internet News: Spyware Targets Human Rights Activists, Journalists
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Technology 26 July 2021

The Week in Internet News: Spyware Targets Human Rights Activists, Journalists

Spyware on the loose: Military-grade spyware from Israeli company NSO Group has been used to spy on journalists, human...

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