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Cette semaine; Le Représentant spécial des Nations Unies pour le Secrétaire Général pour l'Afrique Centrale a exhorté les autorités camerounaises à examiner avec diligence les difficultés des populations et des entrepreneurs des régions anglophones du nord-ouest et du sud-ouest, privées d'Internet depuis Mi-janvier 2017; au moment ou AFRINIC, le registre Afrique de l'Internet appelle à un Internet ouvert et sécurisé pour tous.
A propos de la protection des données, le Parlement européen a adopté une résolution manifestant son inquiétude sur l'accord Europe-US sur le Privacy Shield, un système juridique qui permet aux entreprises américaines de transférer des données personnelles de l'Union européenne vers les États-Unis. En outre, les Autorités européennes chargées de la protection des données (le «Groupe de travail« Article 29 ») ont indiqué qu'il espère parvenir à un accord sur le partage de données dans les prochains mois avec WhatsApp.
A propos du commerce électronique, Flipkart, le plus grand e-tailer de l'Inde, a déclaré avoir reçu une infusion de capitaux de 1,4 milliard de dollars de diverses sociétés, y compris le géant Internet chinois Tencent Holdings.
Sur la neutralité du net, The Internet Association, un groupe représentant des entreprises comme Facebook, Google et Amazon a souligné l'importance de défendre les règles actuelles de neutralité du net lors d'une réunion avec le président de la Commission fédérale des communications, Ajit Pai, mardi.
Sur les fausses nouvelles, à neuf jours de l'élection présidentielle en France, Facebook a annoncé avoir pris des actions contre 30 000 faux comptes en France dans sa lutte continue contre de fausses nouvelles.
Ci-dessous, des informations sur ces sujets ainsi que des documents sur la cyberpolitique, Internet des objets, discours de haine ...

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CYBERPOLITIQUE

Cyberguerre : une course à l'armement préoccupante

http://www.lefigaro.fr/secteur/high-tech/2017/04/10/32001-20170410A...

Presidentielles : reseaux sociaux - espace de manipulation

https://www.franceinter.fr/politique/les-reseaux-en-campagne-vaste-...

DONNEES PERSONNELLES

Données personnelles : le réglement européen trop méconnu

http://www.archimag.com/univers-data/2017/04/12/donnees-personnelle...

Donnees personnelles : les eurodéputés s'inquiètent de la solidité du Privacy Shield

https://www.nextinpact.com/news/103964-donnees-personnelles-eurodep...

UE/USA: protection insuffisante contre la transmission de données personnelles

http://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/fr/news-room/20170329IPR69067/ue...

COUPURE INTERNET

Cameroun : crise anglophone - les Nations-Unies demandent le rétablissement de l'internet

https://www.lebledparle.com/actu/politique/1102490-crise-anglophone...

NEUTRALITE DU NET

Amazon, Facebook, Google et Microsoft implorent le FCC de respecter la neutralité du Net

http://branchez-vous.com/2017/04/12/amazon-facebook-google-microsof...

 

FAUSSES INFORMATIONS SUR RESEAUX SOCIAUX

Facebook prend des mesures contre les fake news
http://www.notretemps.com/internet/facebook-prend-de-nouvelles-mesu...

Fausses informations et discours de haine en ligne : quelles réponses de l'Union européenne
http://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/fr/news-room/20170331STO69330/fa...

G20 & NUMERIQUE

G20 numérique : la France en retrait pour ce sommet dédié à l'e-transformation

http://www.itespresso.fr/g20-numerique-la-france-en-retrait-pour-ce...

NOM DE DOMAINE

Les new Gtlds ont-ils de la valeur?

https://blog.nameshield.com/fr/2017/03/29/les-new-gtld-ont-ils-de-l...


Identité numérique : le Congo engagé dans la promotion du nom de domaine .cg

http://www.socialnetlink.org/2017/04/osiane2017-identite-numerique-...

E-COMMERCE : COOPERATION CHINE-INDE

E-commerce : Flipkart, l'Amazon indien, lève 1,4 milliard de dollars

http://www.latribune.fr/entreprises-finance/services/distribution/e...

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English



This week; The United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa urged Cameroonian authorities to examine with diligence the difficulties of the populations and entrepreneurs of the English-speaking regions of the north-west and south-west, which have been deprived of Internet since mid-January 2017;  while
AFRINIC, The Internet Number Registry for Africa  calls for an open and secure Internet for everyone.  

passed a resolution Privacy Shield WhatsApp

On E-commerce, Flipkart, India’s largest e-tailer, said it had received a $1.4 billion capital infusion from various companies including Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings.
On net neutrality, The Internet Association, a trade group representing companies like Facebook, Google and Amazon stressed the importance of defending current net neutrality rules in a meeting with Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday.
On Fake news, with just nine days until the French election, Facebook has announced that it has action against 30,000 fake accounts in France in its continued fight against fake news.
Below, informations on those subjects as well as documents on ICANN, domain name, cyberpolitics, internet of things, hate speech...

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CYBERPOLITICS


Ruling the root : internet governance and the taming of cyberspace

http://www.tobem.com/cyberwar/ruling-the-root-internet-governance-a...

Azerbaijan : state and dissidents acquire new weapons for cyber war

http://www.eurasianet.org/node/83186

Russians beleive their life would not change without internet

http://rbth.com/news/2017/04/07/russians-believe-their-life-would-n...

China emerges as digital rights champion with new data law

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/04/11/china_emerges_as_digital_r...

 

While cyberspace is entering an erra of warring states, there remain a chance to make a difference

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20170413_cyberspace_era_of_warring_st...


EU-US PRIVACY SHIELD


http://www.natlawreview.com/article/eu-parliament-adopts-resolution...

EU to U.S undoing broadband privacy signals U.S signals U.S is not serious about privacy protections

https://www.publicknowledge.org/news-blog/blogs/eu-to-us-undoing-br...

Further chinks in the armour : US privacy shield and the concern of MEP

http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=faf97fa5-ad22-43fe-9d...

Trump's govt hiring freeze means there's no US Privacy Shield : we tracked down the woman filling in for now

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/04/12/us_privacy_shield_ombudsman/

EUROPEAN WHATSAPP DATA-SHARING DEAL

European WhatApp's data-sharing deal is close

http://www.silicon.co.uk/security/firewall/european-whatsapp-data-2...

Facebook is close to a european WhatsApp data-sharing deal, says EU regulator

http://fortune.com/2017/04/11/facebook-whatsapp-data-sharing-deal-e...

FAKE NEWS

Facebook runs full page newspaper ads against fake news in France ahead of the elction

https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/14/facebook-runs-full-page-newspaper...

NET NEUTRALITY

Internet Association meets with the FCC in efforts to preserve Net neutrality rules

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20170412_internet_association_met_fcc...

The tech industry is drawing a line in the sand on net neutrality

http://money.cnn.com/2017/04/12/technology/net-neutrality-fight-sil...


CHINA-INDIA E-COMMERCE COLLABORATIONS

China-India e-commerce collaborations show potential says Chinese dailt
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/services/retail/c...

E-commerce collaborations between India and China will lead the gradual market integration
http://tech.firstpost.com/news-analysis/e-commerce-collaborations-b...

Why the e-commerce batlle is being fought with digital wallets
http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/why-the-e-commerce-battle...

Tencent: China's online giant jump into India's e-commerce frenzy
https://qz.com/954620/flipkarts-1-4-billion-funding-chinas-online-g...

Digital economy single most important driver of innovation : Seetheraman
http://www.gulf-times.com/story/544198/Digital-economy-single-most-...


2017 Natonal trade estimate report on foreign trade barriers
https://ustr.gov/sites/default/files/files/reports/2017/NTE/2017%20...


INTERNET SHUTDOWN

Cameroon : UN envoy encourgaes authorities to restore the Internet in countries english-speaking region
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=56563#.WPB_p2c6KM8


Keep the internet open for all
https://www.afrinic.net/fr/library/news/2057-keep-the-internet-open...


African governments could be denied IP addresses as punishment for shutting the internet
https://qz.com/957821/a-proposal-to-africas-internet-registry-afrin...


ICANN

Improving contactual compliance

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/improving-contractual-compliance

President's corner catching up with stakeholders

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/president-s-corner-catching-up-with...

Community anti-harassment policy

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/community-anti-harassment-policy

Fifteen candidates have been selected for Next Gen ICANN 59

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2017-04-07-en

DOMAIN NAME

Study finds $9.8B opportunity in universal acceptance of Tlds

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20170411_study_finds_over_9b_opportun...


Uniregistry and Neustar have TLDs approved in China

http://domainincite.com/21687-uniregistry-and-neustar-have-tlds-app...

INTERNET OF THINGS


What is the internet of things - a complete beginners guide in 2017

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bernardmarr/2017/04/10/what-is-the-int...

The expanding internet of things creates significant challenges for telecom companies

https://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2017/04/13/the-expanding-interne...

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