Net Neutrality

Buzzwords Net neutrality = the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging deferentially by user, content, site, platform, application, type of attached equipment and modes of communication. – Wikipedia Hashtag: #NetNeutrality May 2018 Senate https://www.c-span.org/video/?445642-1/us-senate-vote-reinstating-net-neutrality-rules-3pm Seen on C-SPAN2: U.S. Senate votes to start debate on …

Marketing Travel on the Social Web

Photo: Benleigh Workshop Successful tourism marketing requires an understanding of how to make effective use of one’s website and its connections on the social web. Yes, it is helpful to have a website but even moreso the dedicated space on sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Insider Tips Planeta.com‘s role as an online facilitator/clearinghouse for …

Internet Definitions

Photo Internet Computers Browsers Apps Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) Making the most of live and archived video Elsewhere on the Web No-Judgment Digital Definitions: Internet, Search Engine, Browser   Planeta.com Definitions Tourism Definitions

Cloudflare

Cloudflare announcement – April 1, 2018 Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet. We’re excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 1.1.1.1 — the Internet’s fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service. This post will talk a little about what that is and a lot about why we decided …

Domain Name System (DNS)

Buzzwords The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical decentralized naming system for computers, services, or other resources connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities. Most prominently, it translates more readily memorized domain names to the numerical IP addresses needed …

NetHui

New Zealand – Since 2010 NetHui brings everybody and anybody that wants to talk about the Internet together. It is not a conference and speakers won’t talk at you all day. NetHui is a community event – made for the community, by the community. Hashtag: #nethui NetHui is New Zealand’s multi-stakeholder event on Internet governance and policy …

Australia

Photo:  Channon Market (2007) Australia is an island continent and country. Neighboring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney. Much of the continent has lain flat …

Wayback Machine

The Wayback Machine is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Other projects include Open Library and archive-it.org. Key Links https://archive.org/web Terms of Use Wayback Machine Availability API – Build your own tools. WordPress Broken Link Checker – Banish broken links. 404 Handler for Webmasters – Help users get where they …

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is a variant of the standard web transfer protocol (HTTP) that adds a layer of security on the data in transit through a secure socket layer (SSL) or transport layer security (TLS) protocol connection. – Technopedia Misc “This is not a secure site” Google will no longer penalize for not …

Internet

The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide. – Wikipedia Wikipedia Tim_Berners-Lee Events New Zealand’s National Digital Forum #NDFNZ 2018 Trust and Freedom on the Internet: Nethui 2017 NetHui Copyright Planeta.com Technology Introducing Internet Universality Indicators Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) Domain Name …