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/ nic.at News - 03.04.2020 06:18
April 1st-RFC by Alex Mayrhofer published by IETF

Yesterday, the so-called "April 1st RFCs" were published by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). One of these Requests for Comments was submitted by nic.at R&D manager Alexander Mayrhofer and deals with the representation of IP addresses.

nic.at congratulates him on this great success!

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/ nic.at News - 31.03.2020 10:22
The "most connected man on earth": Total self-surveillance

Chris Dancy is known as the "Most Connected Man on Earth”. At Domain pulse in Innsbruck he told us why he thinks "digital detox" is a lie and why he regularly swaps his smartphone.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 13:24
Internet Governance: "ICANN doesn't have all the answers yet"

ICANN Chair Maarten Botterman spoke at Domain Pulse conference in Innsbruck, giving a key note address about his vision for Internet Governance and participated in a panel on Internet Governance with the "Next Generation":

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 13:12
Analysis of .at domains: "The registry as a crystal ball"

One important key finding in advance: Domain names containing the word “pizza” have a higher renewal rate than other popular strings according to an analysis by nic.at’s Alexander Mayrhofer, nic.at’s head of Research and Development. At Domain pulse he looked at trends and interesting statistics that come from domain name registrations from the perspective of an ccTLD.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 13:04
Robot ethics: "Technology is never neutral"

Dr. Janina Loh is a philosopher of technology and media at the University of Vienna, and specialises in the ethical challenges involved in dealing with robots. During an interview at Domain pulse in Innsbruck, she talked about vacuum cleaner robots, values, and female voices.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 13:01
Millennials in the labour market: "We're on the brink of a systemic collapse"

Steffi Burkhart spoke at Domain pulse in Innsbruck about the millennial generation. The message: companies urgently need to reposition.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 11:54
5G panel discussion: "The free market cannot regulate everything"

The launch of the new 5G mobile phone technology raises questions about data protection. At a panel discussion at Domain pulse in Innsbruck, experts discussed the opportunities and dangers.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 11:49
The next generation of Internet Governance: "My commitment was considered uncool"

Liliane Leißer from Vienna is 21 years old, and has been involved in internet governance since she was 15. She is particularly active against cyberbullying and told us at Domain pulse about her commitment and the challenges for young people who want to join the discussion.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 11:44
The next generation of Internet Governance: "Young people's opinions are not being heard"

Elisabeth Schauermann campaigns on behalf of the largest demographic group among Internet users: young people. At Domain pulse, she discussed the topic of Internet Governance in a top-class round table.

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/ nic.at News - 30.03.2020 11:40
Articial Intelligence as a future solution: “To err is human”

Manfred Müller is a training captain with Lufthansa. At Domain pulse he explained why artificial intelligence cannot replace humans, and why a large hierarchy gap leads to dangerous situations.

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