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Wunderlist for Android and Windows gets Pro version, a few freebies for the kids

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As if it weren't plenty apparent, the people at 6Wunderkinder are pretty good at task management. Less than a week after the company delivered Wunderlist Pro for iOS, Mac and the web, it's followed through on the promise of Android and Windows versions. For $50 per year (or $4.99...
Wunderlist for Android and Windows gets Pro version, a few freebies for the kids
Eric Schmidt's daughter reports on creepy North Korea trip, says the country is like 'The Truman Show'

House passes unanimous resolution to ban UN control of the Internet in show of impotence

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Today in the House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the U.S. Congress, a unanimous resolution was passed opposing United Nations control of the Internet. As you recall, the same bill passed the Senate, put forth by Sen. Marco Rubio. On this, our political parties have managed to agree. At...
House passes unanimous resolution to ban UN control of the Internet in show of impotence

Google's Schmidt to Visit North Korea

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Google's Eric Schmidt will join an unofficial U.S. delegation to North Korea this month, the highest-profile American business executive to visit the reclusive country in several years....
Google's Schmidt to Visit North Korea

Opponents say ITU treaty threatens Internet freedom

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The United States joined 20 other counties in refusing to sign a treaty that the objectors say will harm Internet freedom. The proposal was hammered out at an international communications conference that ended Friday in Dubai. A major hangup of the treaty produced by the 193-nation International Telecommunications Union...
Opponents say ITU treaty threatens Internet freedom

Python 3.3 arrives with new yield expression

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Today the release of Python 3.3.0 was made official, with a couple new syntax features, a handful library modules, and several other improvements. According to Python.org’s site, the next version of the language, "includes a range of improvements of the 3.x series, as well as easier porting between 2.x and...
Python 3.3 arrives with new yield expression

Google's Schmidt presses North Korean officials for open Web

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The Web giant's executive chairman tells reporters that his private delegation warned officials that global Internet access was key to a developing economy. [Read more]...
Google's Schmidt presses North Korean officials for open Web

Internet freedom remains US priority at UN conference

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The U.S. delegation to an upcoming United Nations telecom treaty-writing conference will not budge on its positions advocating free speech online and opposing broad new regulations for the Internet, the leader of the delegation said. The U.S. delegation wants a successful World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT), said Terry...
Internet freedom remains US priority at UN conference

In case you missed the late-night tweets, Google added delegation to webmaster tools: http://goo.gl/UJC5 Great feature!

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In case you missed the late-night tweets, Google added delegation to webmaster tools: http://goo.gl/UJC5 Great feature!

If It Gets Them, Google May Open .Search, .App, .Blog And .Cloud gTLDs To The Public

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If Google is awarded the right to manage the domain registrations for .search, .app, .blog and .cloud, there is now a good chance that it won’t just use them for its own services and will open them up for non-Google properties, too. Last year, when ICANN opened up the first...
If It Gets Them, Google May Open .Search, .App, .Blog And .Cloud gTLDs To The Public
All 100 US senators are now on Twitter

Google's Eric Schmidt to meet Kim Jong-Un?

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The search giant's executive chairman is to be part of a delegation flying to North Korea. Might he get to meet the supreme Kim Jong-Un? What would they talk about? [Read more]...
Google's Eric Schmidt to meet Kim Jong-Un?
Google updates Admin console with improved navigation, customization, access, and more

Read the Letter Launching the Campaign to Unseat Three HP Directors

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You’ve probably read today about the campaign launched by a group of pension fund managers who own a big block of shares in Hewlett-Packard to shake up that company’s board of directors. And if you haven’t here’s a rundown: A collection of pension funds led by the investment arm of...
Read the Letter Launching the Campaign to Unseat Three HP Directors
A firsthand look at the UN conference that nearly changed the internet forever

A lesson from Richard Branson: Why geeks need to learn how to delegate

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Last week, I was invited to join 3,000 delegates to what turned out to be the largest entrepreneurship conference in the world. The Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2012 took place in Liverpool, UK (a few words about Liverpool in a moment) and its speakers and panels were selected in order to...
A lesson from Richard Branson: Why geeks need to learn how to delegate

Here Are The Mountain Lion Features Apple Didn't Tell You About (AAPL)

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Apple's newest operating system has only been out for a week, but we're already in love with it. We've been poking around and found these little known features that you just might have missed.You can access Notification Center from the trackpad. It's easy to access Notification Center using your trackpad....
Here Are The Mountain Lion Features Apple Didn't Tell You About (AAPL)

Google Apps highlights — 3/26/2010

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This is part of a regular series of Google Apps updates that we post every couple of weeks. Look for the label "Google Apps highlights" and subscribe to the series. - Ed.We've been busy over the last couple weeks launching updates to make Google Apps more useful, whether you use...
Google Apps highlights — 3/26/2010
Eric Schmidt's daughter on North Korea visit: 'It's like The Truman Show, at country scale'

UN proposal to grant all governments equal 'rights' in managing the Internet has been withdrawn

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In a key victory for the United States’ delegation at the ITU moot in Dubai, a proposal backed by Arab states, China, and Russia has been beaten back. Or, put another way, it has been pulled from discussion, rendering it over for the time being. The US had been firing...
UN proposal to grant all governments equal 'rights' in managing the Internet has been withdrawn

Cisco to open tech training academies in Myanmar

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After joining Google, HP, Intel, and Microsoft in a delegation to the Southeast Asian country, Cisco pledges to set up training centers to help teach locals tech skills. [Read more]...
Cisco to open tech training academies in Myanmar
BEST BUY CEO: Here's Why I Killed The 'Results Only Work Environment'

US Steadfast In Its Stand For Publishers Against The Disabled

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We've talked a few times about how the US seems to be leading the charge to block a treaty that would increase the ability of blind and other disabled people to get around copyright restrictions to access certain works. The treaty has been in negotiations for ages -- and the...
US Steadfast In Its Stand For Publishers Against The Disabled

Introducing OAuth 2.0

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Two weeks ago, the IETF OAuth Working Group published the first draft of the OAuth 2.0 protocol. OAuth is a security protocol that enables users to grant third-party access to their web resources without sharing their passwords. OAuth 1.0 was published in December 2007 and quickly become the industry standard...
Introducing OAuth 2.0

Here's The Reason Why Eric Schmidt Is In North Korea (GOOG)

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We finally learned why Google Chairman Eric Schmidt is in North Korea. Two words: Internet freedom. Schmidt along with former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson and other members of the "Google delegation" are in North Korea to urge regime officials to let more people access the Internet openly and to...
Here's The Reason Why Eric Schmidt Is In North Korea (GOOG)

ITU Director General 'Surprised' By U.S. Dissent On New Telecoms Treaty, Says Internet And Content Issues Are Not In There

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The director general of the International Telecommunication Union today spoke of his surprise and disappointment with the US, UK and other nations walking out of a vote to approve a new UN telecoms treaty, the first update to international regulation of the industry in 24 years. The treaty has been...
ITU Director General 'Surprised' By U.S. Dissent On New Telecoms Treaty, Says Internet And Content Issues Are Not In There

Dennis Rodman Visits North Korea

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The 51-year-old former Bulls player is part of a documentary-making delegation. Now here's a reason to take some Instagram photos: the NBA's favorite retired bad boy Dennis Rodman is visiting North Korea along with three members of the Harlem Globetrotters and a correspondent for VICE for a show that...
Dennis Rodman Visits North Korea

"Overall, the technology in North Korea is very limited right now"

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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is back from a North Korean trip not everyone was thrilled about. Last night, he took to his Google+ page to post a few quick thoughts on the experience—leading with an unsurprising revelation. "Overall, the technology in North Korea is very limited right now."...
"Overall, the technology in North Korea is very limited right now"

ITU Boss In Denial: Claims Success, Misrepresents Final Treaty, As US, UK, Canada And Many More Refuse To Sign

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The ITU's World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) is now over... and it played out almost exactly as many had predicted. After going back on explicit promises that the treaty would (a) not be about the internet and (b) would only be completed by consensus, rather than by majority vote...
ITU Boss In Denial: Claims Success, Misrepresents Final Treaty, As US, UK, Canada And Many More Refuse To Sign

Google's Schmidt Goes To North Korea But Why?

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Accompanying a delegation led by former New Mexico Gov. and UN Ambassador Bill Richardson, Google’s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt arrived earlier this morning  in Pyongyang, North Korea. They were there on what was described by Richardson as “a private humanitarian mission.”... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article....
Google's Schmidt Goes To North Korea But Why?
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