Ovum: M2M, le Tlc faranno soldi con i dati più che con le connessioni

In palio 25 miliardi di dollari entro il 2019 per gli operatori mobili. A patto che sappiano puntare sulla raccolta e integrazione dati intorno ai loro clienti, andando oltre la tradizionale gestione della connettività Continue

10 Tips to Protect Yourself on Social Networks | Robert Siciliano

With the prevalence of mobile devices, more than ever, it’s easy for us to share our lives with the world. And yes, social networks are all about staying in touch with friends and family, and sharing events in your life, but perhaps it’s too easy to share information? continue

Why the Smart Reading Device of the Future May Be … Paper

Paper books were supposed to be dead by now. For years, information theorists, marketers, and early adopters have told us their demise was imminent. Ikea even redesigned a bookshelf to hold something other than books. Yet in a world of screen ubiquity, many people still prefer to do their serious reading on paper.

F.C.C., in a Shift, Backs Fast Lanes for Web Traffic

WASHINGTON — The principle that all Internet content should be treated equally as it flows through cables and pipes to consumers looks all but dead.

The Federal Communications Commission said on Wednesday that it would propose new rules that allow companies like Disney, Google or Netflix to pay Internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon for special, faster lanes to send video and other content to their customers.

User experience is the new differentiator. How will that affect the internet? — Tech News and Analysis 

The world of business is changing, as are the locations of the people who are driving that business. How companies reach new users and how they treat them once they do will be the defining business issue of the future. Those who deliver the best user experience to a global audience will win this race will change the internet as we know it.

Polimi: giro d’affari da 1,9 miliardi per il New Internet italiano 

Mercato media in calo del 5%. Ma la componente “online” balza in avanti del 18% grazie a smartphone, video, social network e app. E si crescerà ancora. Rangone: “Serve un cambiamento culturale-organizzativo”

The Internet Is Controlled By 14 People – Business Insider 

This sounds like something out of a Dan Brown book, but it isn’t: The whole Internet is controlled by seven actual, physical keys.
The Guardian’s James Ball was recently allowed to observe the highly secure ritual known as a key ceremony.

MWC 2014: The Future Is Cheaper, Wearable and Invisibly Secure 

BARCELONA, Spain — Weathered veterans of the Mobile World Congress will tell you that this year’s event suffered from too many pre-announced devices (thus undercutting the on-site news value), or that not enough of the big names in mobile (read: Apple, Google, etc.) were on hand to go head-to-head against the other major players.

Governare la rete, dal Brasile una ricetta per sfuggire al Datagate

La Merkel vuole una Internet europea, i servizi segreti italiani lo spezzatino della rete e cyber-spioni online, mentre il paese sudamericano presenta in italia il modello di gestione della rete partecipato dai cittadini, sotto l’imperativo del suo accesso universale

Unisci et impera, la ricca storia delle acquisizioni high tech

20/02/2014  LUCA CASTELLI 
Quella di WhatsApp da parte di Facebook è solo l’ultima (e la più costosa) delle grandi acquisizioni high tech operate negli ultimi quindici anni dai protagonisti di Internet e dell’industria informatica. continue

La Stampa – Quattro italiani su dieci non hanno mai usato internet e pc 

Su 100 italiani, 37 sono completamente tagliati fuori dalle tecnologie digitali: non hanno mai navigato su internet né acceso un computer. La media Ue è del 20 per cento, ma tra i Paesi virtuosi la Svezia si aggiudica il primo posto con il 3 per cento appena di persone escluse dalla tecnologia.

Paying to Travel in the Internet’s Fast Lanes

Paying to Travel in the Internet’s Fast Lanes
For a subject that sounds mind-numbingly dull, “network neutrality” is the most important issue facing the Internet since, well, the Internet.

Hollande: “Inacettabili pratiche fiscali delle web company” 

Il presidente francese si scaglia contro le grandi aziende della Rete: “Tutti devono operare nella stessa situazione competitiva. Pronti a difendere i nostri campioni nazionali”. E promette: “Ne discuterò con Obama”

The Nuts and Bolts of Network Neutrality

A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected Federal Communications Commission rules that required Internet service providers to treat all traffic equally. The so-called network neutrality rules were championed by Internet companies worried that