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Weekly web review : 6th AfPIF, 11th CIGF, US-China cyber relationship, Cyberpolitics, Big data, Net Neutrality, Internet of things..

This week, 6th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF 2015) in Maputo; 11th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum in Trinidad and Tobago (CIGF); Cyber relationship between China and US, between Russia and China was among most commented and documented topics in internet governance. Below, some articles in those topics as well as informations on Cyberpolitcs, Cybersecurity, Domain name, Net Neutrality, Big Data, Internet of Things...

Great week end to all!

AFRICAN PEERING AND INTERCONNECTION FORUM

African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) 2015
http://www.internetsociety.org/events/african-peering-and-interconn...

6th Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum kicks off
http://pctechmag.com/2015/08/6th-africa-peering-and-interconnection...

AfPIF 2015: Where Business in Africa Start
http://www.internetsociety.org/blog/africa-bureau/2015/08/afpif-201...

Internet operators explore improving African interconnections
http://www.itworld.com/article/2694217/networking/internet-operator...

Internet Society Brings African Diversity to AfPIF-2015
http://www.internetsociety.org/news/internet-society-brings-african...

Africa: Liquid Telecom Records More Than Doubling in Local African Content On African Internet Networks
http://allafrica.com/stories/201508261477.html

CARIBBEAN INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM

11th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum
http://www.ctu.int/event/11th-caribbean-governance-forum

11th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum (CIGF) from August 26-28 2015 in Trinidad and Tobago
http://www.cs.tt/blog/11th-caribbean-internet-governance-forum-cigf...

TATT: No long-term negative effects from dropping channels
http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20150827/news/tatt-no-long-term-nega...

US - CHINA CYBER RELATIONSHIP

Shadow warfare: The cyber relationship between China and the US at 'breaking point'
http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/feature/2423655/shadow-warfare-the-cyber-...

The 2015 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue in review: An interview with Malcolm R. Lee
http://www.brookings.edu/research/interviews/2015/08/18-2015-us-chi...

Opinion: U.S. and China 'poison' debate on cybersecurity
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/26/opinions/china-u-s-cybersecurity/

Cybersecurity: The glitch in the U.S.-China relationship
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/26/asia/china-cybersecurity-stout/

RUSSIA - CHINA CYBER RELATIONSHIP

Russia's and China's Internet Policy
https://www.stratfor.com/image/russias-and-chinas-internet-policy

The Next Level for Russia-China Cyberspace Cooperation?
http://blogs.cfr.org/cyber/2015/08/20/the-next-level-for-russia-chi...

CYBERPOLITICS

Group of governmental experts on developments in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of interntional security
http://www.un.org/ga/search/view_doc.asp?symbol=A/70/174

Influential OECD report sets out future challenges for the digital economy
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=96d0dbad-0730-4b4e-aa...

Cyber Politics in Sri Lanka: From Poster to Post
http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=ar...

The 20 Most Infamous Cyberattacks of the 21st Century (Part I)
http://www.technologyreview.com/view/540786/the-20-most-infamous-cy...

Digital surveillance ‘worse than Orwell’, says new UN privacy chief
http://disinfo.com/2015/08/digital-surveillance-worse-than-orwell-s...

The Complexities of Attribution in Cyber Space: An Overview
http://darkmatters.norsecorp.com/2015/08/25/the-complexities-of-att...

Why is our internet so slow?
http://www.philstar.com/opinion/2015/08/24/1491398/why-our-internet...

World Body Declares Cyber Security Top Issue
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20150825_world_body_declares_cyber_se...

Russia's internet watchdog goes to war with Wikipedia over cannabis page
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/russias-internet-wat...

Development’s Digital Divide
http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/sustainable-development...

IANA TRANSITION

Updating our Community on our Review of the CCWG-Accountability Proposal
https://www.icann.org/news/blog/updating-our-community-on-our-revie...

Many Steps Remain With Internet Governance Transition to ICANN
http://dailysignal.com/2015/08/19/many-steps-remain-with-internet-g...

The World Needs Time to Debate Plan to End US Control of the Internet
http://thewire.in/2015/08/22/the-world-needs-time-to-debate-the-pla...

U.S. Maintains Control Over Internet Governance For A Bit Longer
http://www.buzzfeed.com/hamzashaban/us-maintains-control-over-inter...

Plotting Against the Internet
http://www.wsj.com/articles/plotting-against-the-internet-1440367683

NOT QUITE YET: ICANN Volunteers to slave on, USG delays IANA Transition
http://domainingafrica.com/not-quite-yet-icann-volunteers-to-slave-...

U.S. Government further delays IANA Transition timeline with an option of up to three additional years if need be
http://tandaabiashara.com/u-s-government-further-delays-iana-transi...

ICANN

Introducing the ICANN KPI Dashboard - Launching August 27
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrX9XW0L30o&feature=youtu.be

CEP and IRP Status Update – 25 August 2015
https://www.icann.org/resources/files/1192887-2015-08-25-en

Quarterly Reports
https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/quarterly-reports-2014-11-13-en

ICANN Contracting and Disbursement Policy
https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/contracting-disbursement-poli...

ICANN Registry Request Service | Proposal 2014132 | Multiple TLDs | Gateway to comply with local laws
https://www.icann.org/resources/files/1192945-2015-08-26-en

Report of Public Comments | Draft Report: Review of the Generic Names Supporting Organization
https://www.icann.org/resources/files/1192947-2015-08-26-en

ICANN - but not yet
http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/icann-but-not-yet-...

gTLD Registry Advisory: Correction of non-compliant ROIDs
https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/correction-non-compliant-roid...

DOMAIN NAME

Do New gTLDs Disrupt .com?
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20150819_do_new_gtlds_disrupt_com/

Internationalized Domain Names
https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/idn-2012-02-25-en

Domain name disputes: what you need to know – part 1
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=32b9f890-2a24-4016-b5...

The Name Game of Politics: Hillary.club and HillaryClinton2016.club Up for Auction as Bidders Vie for Online Political Real Estate
http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/15/08/m5797227/the-name-game-...

NETMUNDIAL INITIATIVE

NETmundial Initiative defines its scope and activities
http://www.publicpolicy.telefonica.com/blogs/blog/2015/08/25/netmun...

WSIS + 10

Why should you bother about WSIS+10 Overall Review?
http://www.publicpolicy.telefonica.com/blogs/blog/2015/08/18/why-yo...

BIG DATA

The impact of big data on IT operations analytics
http://betanews.com/2015/08/26/the-impact-of-big-data-on-it-operati...

Big Data is Not Penicillin
http://tech.co/big-data-not-penicillin-2015-08

NET NEUTRALITY

THE NET NEUTRALITY REPORT: Where we are now, what happens next, and why mobile is central to the debate
http://www.businessinsider.in/THE-NET-NEUTRALITY-REPORT-Where-we-ar...

INTERNET OF THINGS

Why big companies struggle against internet of things boom
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/internet/why-big-companies...

Best Buy thrives on Internet of Things complexity
http://diginomica.com/2015/08/26/best-buy-thrives-on-internet-of-th...

Real-time computing: Gateway to the Internet of Things?
http://www.computerworld.com/article/2973986/high-performance-compu...

AFRICAN INTERNET NEWS

AU chooses Gab-IX as internet exchange for Central Africa
http://www.telecompaper.com/news/au-chooses-gab-ix-as-internet-exch...

Africa leads world in Internet growth
http://www.techcentral.co.za/africa-leads-world-in-internet-growth/...

The spread of the digital bug in Africa
http://www.africanlawbusiness.com/news/5787-the-spread-of-the-digit...

Zimbabwe Debates Internet Governance
http://allafrica.com/stories/201508271260.html

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