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Working without a 'Net

...in Dubai.Others worry the money-hungry U.N. will attempt to regulate ICANN through its International Telecommunications Union and institute a global tax on Web use to give the member-funded organization a unique revenue stream.Given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-30/working-without-net
Broadband growth changes lifestyles online and off

...economies, including Canada, in broadband penetration, according to a September report from U.N. International Telecommunication Union analyzing 2003 data. South Korea topped the list at more than double the U.S. rate. Broadband helped spur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/26/bus_438133.shtml
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UN aims to bring spam under control within two years

...communications authority, told reporters. "International cooperation is the ultimate goal." The International Telecommunications Union is hosting a meeting on spam in Geneva this week that brings together regulators from 60 countries as well as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/07/liv_421330.shtml
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Techbits

...Summit on the Information Society in mid-December. The summit, organized by the United Nations' International Telecommunication Union, seeks common policy on using information technology to create greater prosperity. The current plan includes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/22/liv_390061.shtml
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Millions doing away with their landline phones

...S. phones, according to the International Telecommunication Union, up from 37 percent in 2000. Meanwhile, the...message is waiting. On the Net: International Telecommunication Union: http://www.itu.int/ Federal Communications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/05/liv_383170.shtml
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UN: Phones will work despite Y2K bugs

...my opinion that most services will continue to operate satisfactorily," said Ron Balls of the International Telecommunications Union, the U.N. agency that deals with communications regulation around the world. "I do not envisage significant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/04/tec_255175.shtml
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Ask the Computer Guy: Personal computing Q&A

...yet more standards appeared: HTML recommendations (W-3 Consortium), modem standards (International Telecommunications Union) and more. You wouldn't be too far off to think that the color of the on/off switch involves a 20-page...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/07/tec_246801.shtml
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Strike vote authorized against BellSouth

...AT&T. The CWA went on strike against AT&T for three weeks in 1983. The CWA is North America's largest telecommunications union, representing 600,000 workers overall. Atlanta-based BellSouth is a $22 billion company that provides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/04/bus_235038.shtml
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Used cell phones receive new life

...subscribers worldwide, according to the International Telecommunication Union. By 2005, that number had grown to 2.14...2000 to 76 million in 2005, the International Telecommunication Union says. When ReCellular opened for business 15...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/29/bus_102236.shtml
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Techbits: Broadband use, Blackberry and more

...Alexis Krikorian, of the International Publishers' Association. Member states of the U.N. International Telecommunications Union opted to hold the summit in two parts - in Geneva, Switzerland, in 2003, and then in Tunis this November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/03/liv_8513.shtml
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