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How to find the best surf: MSW Surf Forecast

Many on the East Coast are seeking higher ground, but to some Hurricane Irene means big waves. MSW Surf Forecast from Magicseaweed, a free mobile app, delivers the latest surf reports to your phone, letting you know when conditions are just right--or insanely dangerous.

By Aug. 26, 2011

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U.N. summit derailed over human rights controversy

Telecoms summit grinds to halt after China and Algeria object to human rights language, an interruption that follows a vote to give a U.N. agency a more "active" role in shaping the Internet.

By Dec. 13, 2012

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Russians back down from leaked U.N. Internet proposal

Following the disclosure by CNET of a secret proposal to transfer Internet governance to the U.N., the Russian Federation has revised its plan, toning down the language but not the thrust of the document.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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U.N. proposal renews concerns of Internet power grab

Leaked document from U.N. agency shows it wants more involvement in "Internet-related technical, development and public policy issues." One critic says idea could have "deleterious effects" on the freedom of speech.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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U.N. summit votes to support Internet eavesdropping

Deep packet inspection standard adopted despite Germany's warning that it will "empower" censorship. Other uses: detecting BitTorrent transfers and identifying "copyright protected audio content."

By Dec. 5, 2012

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U.N. summit rejects U.S., Europe hands-off-the-Internet plea

Nigeria, Cuba, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia persuade a majority of summit delegates to support giving a United Nations agency a more "active" role in Internet governance.

By Dec. 12, 2012