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"Internet pioneer": Interview With Google Vice President Vint Cerf

Eduardo Riveros | Posted 03.03.2016 | Latino Voices
Eduardo Riveros

Considered one of the fathers of Internet, renowned in the computer industry, awarded with the highest award of US government, co-creator of TCP/IP in...

Internet and Society - Looking Toward the Future

ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery | Posted 10.12.2016 | Technology
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery

Computers, computational algorithms, new forms of computing such as quantum computing, and the aggregation of large amounts of measured data have set the stage for new discoveries and insights about the world around us and in us.

Techonomy Policy June 9 in DC: The Age of Data Exhaust

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2016 | Technology

Last month Techonomy hosted a dinner in New York, and our guests wanted relentlessly to talk about data. Where will society produce it? How much can we manage? Who will control it? What will they do to us with it? How can individuals retain influence over it?

Did We Kill the Web?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.19.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

The Internet extends that ability to a degree without precedent in human history. There is no telling how profound a change -- hopefully for the better -- this will brings to our species and the world we live in."

The New Social Contract for The Internet

Jean-Christophe Nothias | Posted 02.04.2015 | Technology
Jean-Christophe Nothias

It is time for our Internet masters, most of them in the U.S., to acknowledge that a state is not just a counter-terrorism agency or a counter-regulating body. Each state must stand for social peace, public health, education, welfare, protection and prosperity for its citizens and neighbors.

America's Internet Giveaway: Dumbest Idea in the World ... Ever?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 06.30.2014 | Technology

Who in the world could possibly think this was a good idea? "Let's give away oversight and regulatory authority over the Internet to other countries," they must have shrieked with élan.

(Video) The Internet Turns 40 Today, but it Has a Long Way to Go, Vint Cerf

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

By most accounts, the Internet was born back on October 29, 1969 by two researchers, Vint Cerf and Robert Kahn. Cerf is now Google's Chief Internet Evangelist.

Not Everyone At Google Agrees With Killing Online Pseudonyms

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 05.05.2013 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - In the face of increasing government-led crackdowns on social media, Google Inc should not for...

Vint Cerf on the Future of Human Society

The European Magazine | Posted 11.28.2012 | Technology
The European Magazine

"The Internet was a network which was not designed for anything in particular, but could be used for everything."

CISPA, Netizens and the Internet's Coming of Age Party

Bennet Kelley | Posted 07.02.2012 | Technology
Bennet Kelley

The Internet is experiencing a coming of age as not only has it surpassed television in terms of daily consumer usage, but it also is flexing its political muscle in capitols across the globe.

The Internet and the Earth

Jeff Gitterman | Posted 01.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Jeff Gitterman

When we give our attention to another human being, that person suddenly feels met and fulfilled, and will stop craving your time and endlessly taking.

Internet 'Founder' On The Challenges To The Web

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

At a recent conference in Hong Kong, the Wall Street Journal sat down with Google VP and "Chief Internet Evangelist" Vinton Cerf to speak about how cu...

Founder Of The Internet: Net Faces 3 Crises

Computer Weekly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The internet faces three major crises which, if left unsolved, will lead to the net stalling as a communications medium and an engine for economic gro...

UN Mulls Internet Regulation, Draws Criticism From Google, Others

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Together with word this week that the Federal Communications Commission will be voting on net neutrality rules comes news that the United Nations is m...

Prisoner's Dilemma at COP15 in Copenhagen; Meanwhile in Mei Lin's Kitchen

David Nordfors | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Nordfors

Multilateral negotiations broke down in Copenhagen: future climate change talks should take a note from Silicon Valley, where tools to innovate and bypass obstacles were developed by small groups of people in kitchens and garages.

Web of the Future: Building a Faster, More Secure and Egalitarian Internet

Vinton G. Cerf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Vinton G. Cerf

We can anticipate the need for a kind of International Law of the Net in the future. Such concepts can also provide better support for international and domestic electronic commerce.

Happy Birthday, Mr. Internet!

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rory O'Connor

The Internet's founders are increasingly concerned that burdensome barriers may squash future innovation before it happens.

Vint Cerf: The Web Is Running Out Of Addresses

The Times | Mike Harvey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The world is about to run out of the internet addresses that allow computers to identify each other and communicate, the man who invented the system h...

Child Online Safety Comes of Age

Stephen Balkam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Balkam

The online safety community, which has been around since the mid-1990s, has reached a critical point of maturation -- some would say an awkward adolescent stage -- where the stakes are higher.