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Vint Cerf – What is acceptable and what is not acceptable use of the Internet?

There's no charge to hear Marconi Vice-Chairman at George Washington University in D.C. at Internet Governance Forum 2015 but do register in advance. Or watch the webcast. Vint's on at 10 a.m. Washington time. Vint emails "The topic is plainly…
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NYU Wireless tops world rankings in 5G wireless

Marconi longtime board member Ted Rappaport's research center was listed as first in the world in rankings by Fierce Wireless, a leading online publication, Rated fourth worldwide was Stanford, where no fewer than four Marconi Fellows work.…
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Two Marconi Fellows Among Experts Opposing Special Government Access to Encrypted Communication

By Hatti Hamlin Marconi Fellows Whit Diffie and Ron Rivest are among 14 preeminent cryptographers who have published a paper weighing in on British and U.S. Intelligence agency efforts to require tech companies to supply them with special…
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Marty Cooper & Bob Kahn receive ITU 150 Award

By Hatti Hamlin Marconi Fellows Bob Kahn and Marty Cooper are headed to Geneva for the ITU's celebration of the 150th anniversary. They'll be receiving awards May 17th along with Bill Gates, Ken Sakamura, Mark Krivocheev and Thomas Wiegand.…
David D. Clark
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Vint Cerf at Columbia University on governance

Marconi Fellow and Vice-Chair Vint Cerf will be webcast from Columbia University at 9:00 a.m. New York time Thursday May 14. Vint writes "I will be focused on the IANA transition and its implications, on the continuing need for improved security…
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Joe Lechlieder, whose DSL is now in 500M homes

By Hatti Hamlin Marconi Fellow John Cioffi always gave credit to Joe Lechleider of Bellcore for being first to imagine what became DSL. Steve Lohr wrote in Lechleider’s recent New York Times obiturary. "Mr. Lechleider contributed a key…
David D. Clark
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Marconi's Young Scholars are moving up, building companies

Yuan Shen (2010) has returned to Tsinghua University as an Associate Professor after finishing his Ph.D. at MIT. Sasha Biberman (also 2010) completed his Ph.D. at Columbia. He went on to found Jisto, Jisto "creates a private elastic compute…
Martin Cooper
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Marty Cooper and Jessica Rosenworcel: Here's How to Expand Wireless Spectrum

Marconi Fellow Marty Cooper and FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel wrote an article for the San Jose Mercury News urging "a contest to spur innovation to improve spectrum efficiency.,, The first person who finds a way to make spectrum use…
Avi Galil
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Zvi Galil: Proving Grounds for a New Model for Higher Education

Marconi Board Member Zvi Galil, Dean at the Georgia Tech College of Computing, makes the case that online learning, developed properly, can result in learning attainments fully the equal of in-person classes—but doesn't necessarily think that…
David D. Clark
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Dave Clark: Congestion is at Interconnections, Not ISP Core

Dave Clark of MIT is in the Internet Hall of Fame for his pioneering work. Recently, he has been examining major ISP networks to see where the bottlenecks are. His findings may surprise some people given all the talk of congestion and problems.…