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Hi Diplo Fellows,
A Very Happy 2013!
I have very recently joined the Internet Society (ISOC) as Chapter Development
Manager for Asia-Pacific region.I would be working with both the Director for
Chapters and ISOC Regional Bureau to strengthen and enhance the impact
of ISOC and in particular, its chapters, in the Asia-Pacific region.
As you know, prior to joining ISOC, I was working with Pakistan TelecommunicationContinue
Authority (PTA), Government…
Posted on January 25, 2013 at 3:20pm
Probably the science fiction movies and novels illustrating set of machines talking to each other are no longer an imaginary world. This is happening now! Thanks to machine to machine (M2M) communication technologies. Right at this time, a stolen vehicle might be reporting its present location, a car might be informing about an emergency situation due to its air bags activation, a photocopier might be alarming for a toner replacement and a smart meter might be informing a household about…Continue
Posted on November 14, 2012 at 7:51am
Telecommunications with an amazing wealth of enhancing productivity, contributing to social development and opening up new economical horizons have been evolving since their commercial inception in early 20th century. In recent years, convergence of the telecommunications, media and information technology sectors is in full pace especially with the emergence of the Internet and with the increasing capacity of existing networks to carry both telecommunications and broadcasting services.…Continue
Posted on September 26, 2012 at 7:33am
According to a recent Cisco report, global technological growth will continue to be drives by smart connected devices; the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the world’s population during 2012 as there will be over 10 billion smart connected devices in 2016. According to Hans Vestberg, CEO of Ericsson, there are 3X as many smart phones being activated every minute around the world than there are babies being born; a sign of time. Smart phones are being adopted at incredible rates…Continue
Posted on September 12, 2012 at 8:30am
In recent years, a new problem solving / production model featuring distributed approach has emerged titled as Crowdsourcing. It is an online, web-based model that connects a distributed network of individuals through an open call for participation to solve a wide variety of problems. Over the past decade, various such systems have appeared over the Internet including Wikipedia.
The official definition of the term arrives from its originator, Jeff Howe, defining it as "the…Continue
Posted on April 3, 2012 at 8:05am — 1 Comment