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Internet, szabadon
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 14, 2010 last modified Apr 02, 2011 09:25 AM — filed under:
A polgárjogi aktivisták konfrontálódtak és panaszkodtak, a Google és a Facebook hárított és panaszkodott az Internet at Liberty konferencián, amelyet kedden és szerdán rendezett a Google és a CEU Budapesten.
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How the UID project can be a cause for concern
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 13, 2010 last modified Apr 09, 2018 12:59 PM — filed under:
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), headed by Nandan Nilekani, is the UPA government's most ambitious project, where one billion Indians are branded with a unique identity number.
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In new Facebook features, a comeback for community
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 11, 2010 last modified Apr 02, 2011 09:58 AM — filed under:
Nearly 750 tweets bombard the web every second. Internet traffic is growing by 40 per cent a year. People post 2.5 billion photos on Facebook every month. Every minute, 24 hours of video is uploaded on YouTube. But who owns all that data? Until now, big business was in complete control and used the data to monetise operations. But all that is set to change. With Facebook launching two new features, ‘Groups' and a ‘Download your information,' the community is making a comeback.
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Technical Aspects of UID: A Public Talk
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 11, 2010 last modified Apr 04, 2011 07:23 AM — filed under:
Prof. K Gopinath from Indian Institute of Science and Sunil Abraham from the Centre for Internet and Society will give a lecture on the technical aspects of UID on 20 October 2010 at the Centre for Internet and Society in Bangalore.
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Stiff Resistance Dogs India's ID Plan
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 01, 2010 last modified Apr 02, 2011 09:59 AM — filed under:
An article about the UID project by Indrajit Basu in Asia Times Online.
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September 2010 Bulletin
by Prasad Krishna published Sep 23, 2010 last modified Aug 10, 2012 07:22 AM — filed under: , , , , , ,
Greetings from the Centre for Internet and Society! In this bulletin we bring you updates of our research, news and media coverage and announcement of events organised in the month of September 2010.
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Conference: Internet at Liberty 2010
by Prasad Krishna published Sep 21, 2010 last modified Apr 02, 2011 10:00 AM — filed under:
This conference is being held in Budapest from 20 to 22 September 2010. It is co-sponsored by Google and Central European University. Sunil Abraham and Anja Kovacs are attending the conference.
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UNESCO's Open Forum
by Prasad Krishna published Sep 15, 2010 last modified Apr 05, 2011 03:58 AM — filed under:
As UNESCO organized Freedom of Expression related workshops, this Open Forum will be dedicated to other key IGF topics, notably multilingualism in cyberspace, open access to scientific information, open educational resources, and accessibility for marginalized groups. In addition, UNESCO will take this opportunity to announce new initiatives and share experiences with participants. The interactive panel format will start with brief presentations from experts, followed by a moderated discussion with participants.
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A Talk by Charlotte Lapsansky
by Prasad Krishna published Sep 13, 2010 last modified Apr 22, 2011 07:41 AM — filed under:
Charlotte Lapsansky will give a lecture on the "Mobile Voices project" at the Centre for Internet and Society, Bangalore on Thursday, 16 September 2010.
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INDIA Fears of Privacy Loss Pursue Ambitious ID Project
by Prasad Krishna published Sep 09, 2010 last modified Apr 02, 2011 10:00 AM — filed under:
Fears about loss of privacy are being voiced as India gears up to launch an ambitious scheme to biometrically identify and number each of its 1.2 billion inhabitants.
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