Posts tagged ‘internet’

  • Protesters rest at Tahrir square in Cairo during a demonstration against the verdict for Mubarak Forum Article

    The promise of ‘civic tech’

    Can the internet be used to improve how democracy is practiced around the world? Micah Sifry, founder of… more

  • To match Feature IRAN-SANCTIONS/GADGETS Forum Article

    10 facts about internet use in the Middle East

    Qatar’s Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (ictQATAR) published a new full length study on… more

  • People play “Battlefield 4″ on the first day of E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles Forum Article

    Who owns the data you generate online?

    Nearly everyone has a digital footprint – the trail of so-called “passive data” that is produced when… more

  • Schoolchildren hold up pieces of paper featuring doves during a march called “The right to live in peace” in San Jose Forum Article

    Can the internet solve conflict?

    Over the past decade there has been growing interest in using the internet and other communication… more

  • Brazil team members clasp hands before their women’s preliminary round basketball game against Jamaica at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara Forum Article

    How to collaborate in the age of the internet

    Creativity is a collaborative process. As brilliant as the many inventors of the internet and computer… more

  • davos Forum Article

    Davos 2015: what’s on the agenda?

    The 45th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, which will take place 21-24 January in Davos-Klosters… more

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw Forum Article

    Why Europe needs a digital single market

    Innovation isn’t easy. It takes courage to experiment and advance a new idea and determination to ensure… more

  • German crypto specialist Nohl of Berlin’s SR Labs poses with USB stick at his office in Berlin Technology Pioneers Event

    What’s the value of your personal data?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Liu, CEO and founder of China’s e-commerce company JD.com, crosses a street on an electric tricycle during a delivery run in Beijing Forum Article

    Six reasons China is winning at e-commerce

    Why has China’s e-commerce industry developed so fast? I get asked this in almost every country I visit… more

  • A man talks on the phone as he surfs the internet on his laptop at a local coffee shop in downtown Shanghai Forum Event

    3 next steps for China’s mobile revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • The sun casts a shadow and spectral halo effect on clouds as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s aircraft departs Tel Aviv for Geneva Technology Pioneers Article

    You can’t afford to ignore the internet of things

    The internet of things (IoT) is a powerful, unstoppable, world-changing force. Analysts predict that… more

  • Jenna Sampson, a community relations manager at Twitter, works on the company’s rooftop deck in San Francisco Forum Article

    How to manage the internet from the bottom up

    In a speech to the UN General Assembly in September 2013, after Snowden’s revelations, Dilma… more

  • RTR3MBIJ Forum Article

    Everyone has a stake in the future of the internet

    Those of us who participated in the NETmundial conference in Brazil last April were pleasantly surprised… more

  • A worker inspects solar panels at a solar farm in Dunhuang, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province Technology Pioneers Article

    14 tech predictions for our world in 2020

    We asked our 2015 intake of Technology Pioneers for their views on how technology will change the… more

  • To match Special Report STARBUCKS/CULTURE Forum Article

    How ratings sites are changing your business

    “Bonjour Monsieur, comment pourrais-je vous aider?” asks the obsequious concierge at my Paris hotel. I… more

  • Internet LAN cables are pictured in this photo illustration taken in Sydney Forum Article

    How can we safeguard the future of the internet?

    Back in May, I wrote a blog titled Turning talk into action after NETmundial. In it, I promised to work… more

  • Forum Article

    Is the internet destroying the middle classes?

    Ten years ago, the world emerged from the dot-com bust and started to look more soberly at the… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What would you pay to read?

    What does it take to get users to pay for online news? Ask Jessica Lessin. Once a technology reporter… more