Russia, China back down at WCIT

Russia, China back down at WCIT

As the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) draws to a close the pace of negotiations is picking up. According...

December 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Hackers temporarily impact WCIT conference

Hackers temporarily impact WCIT conference

It should come as no surprise, but the controversial UN conference on telecommunications has been hit by hackers presumably unhappy...

December 6th, 2012 Howard Solomon

The real issue at the WCIT conference

The real issue at the WCIT conference

A lot has been written about the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT), organized by the International Telecommunications Union, as a...

November 29th, 2012 Howard Solomon

ITU head tries to clear air on upcoming meet

ITU head tries to clear air on upcoming meet

With two months to go before a major international telecom conference in Dubai, the secretary-general of the International Telecommunications Union...

October 1st, 2012 Howard Solomon

Congress to ITU: Hands off the Internet

Congress to ITU: Hands off the Internet

Positions are hardening with three months to go before the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) meets in Dubai to possibly re-write...

August 3rd, 2012 Howard Solomon

Groups say ITU’s transparency efforts aren’t enough

Groups say ITU’s transparency efforts aren’t enough

WASHINGTON - The United Nations' International Telecommunication Union (ITU) still isn't transparent enough, even though the organization has promised to...

July 18th, 2012 Grant Gross

ITU wants to drive Net access in developing countries

ITU wants to drive Net access in developing countries

LUSAKA, Zambia - Even though several undersea cables now serve Africa, broadband services still cost on average three times the...

May 22nd, 2012 Michael Malakata

Canada fails to make telecom ranking

Canada fails to make telecom ranking

Canada has again failed to crack the top 10 list of nations in the International Telecommunication Union’s annual telecom survey,...

April 27th, 2010 Howard Solomon