Tag: itu

ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Australia needs to stop selling its innovation sector short 
By David Havyatt | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] We need a global perspective.
 
1Gbps over copper standard fast-tracked 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Gear to appear in 2015.
 
Gender gap could create next big tech market 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Billion dollar lost opportunity.
 
ITU stalemate could spur national regulation 
By Joseph Menn | Dec 17, 2012 | Comment Now 
Academics warn of inevitable fragmentation of internet controls.
 
Global telco treaty without Net controls signed by 89 nations 
By Matt Smith | Dec 15, 2012 | Comment Now 
Internet controls debate overshadows summit.
 
Western democracies won't sign ITU treaty 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Updated: Australia confirms position.
 
Compromise emerges in Internet oversight talks 
By Matt Smith and Joseph Menn | Dec 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Tentative assertion cuts into ICANN's responsibilities.
 
ITU sparks internet privacy fears 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
Controversial standard identifies user traffic.
 
UN deep packet inspection standard leaked 
By Darren Pauli | Dec 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
But UN approval no green light to censorship.
 
Tough talks ahead for US internet protection proposal 
Dec 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
US, Canada fail to win early approval.
 
EU, Australia join opposition to 'internet takeover' 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
Updated: Internet freedom gets more support.
 
Anti-peering plan could hurt developing countries 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Threatens new digital divide.
 
Chinese to become internet lingua franca by 2015 
Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Linguistically challenged domains decried.
 
EU telcos seek end to settlement-free peering 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Try to claw back revenue.
 
US Congress opposes UN telco treaty revisions 
By James Hutchinson | Aug 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
Unanimously passes resolution.
 
Censorship vs economics in battle for internet control 
By Liam Tung | Jun 15, 2012 | Comment Now 
Analysis: United Nations agency could spark a drastic change.
 
Australia backs UN telco treaty changes 
By James Hutchinson | Jun 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Global governments consider internet regulation.
 
Huawei chairwoman nabs ITU award 
May 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Using ICT to empower women.
 
NBN Co reaches to ITU for satellite assurance 
By James Hutchinson | Apr 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Updated: Attempts to dislodge Coalition criticisms.
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