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The threat of exposure
By Mary on 29 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

Over the course of the last couple of months, I must have read close to 40 crime novels by everyone from Michael Connelly to Val McDermid. I’ve noticed that I’m becoming increasingly paranoid; my imagination is running away with me. Holes in ceilings now house hidden cameras.

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Snowden extradition case: A lesson in consular diplomacy
By Paramjit Sahai on 27 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

The extradition case of Edward Snowden, a former consultant with the US National Security Administration, received global attention.

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GUEST BLOG: Social media, over-information, and curating
By Editor on 26 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

Recently, I made a phone call to a restaurant to check if their renovations were complete and whether they had re-opened for business.  After a few rings, I was directed to their answering machine.  I followed that up by searching for them on Facebook and posting my question on their group. ...

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Cyber espionage and the case for the genetically modified state
By Nicholas Dynon on 23 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

In a recent opinion piece in The Guardian, Professor John Naughton of the Open university argues that the...

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Diaspora issues in international affairs
By Kishan Rana on 20 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy, Home

In today’s world, we increasingly witness how much migration features in international affairs.

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The History of Wireless Communications in Canada’s Arctic - Part One
By Darlene Thompson on 20 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

We all think the Internet has connected everybody and that there is no longer such a thing as remote--well, I have realized that we are so remote, people don't even think of us as connected!  Have you ever taken an international flight that took you over the “top of the world”?  All of those...

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Placing the citizens’ needs at the centre
By Stephanie Borg Psaila on 18 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy, Internet Governance

Is your country part of the multilateral initiative that promotes the principles of open government? Is your country among the 60 governments that are part of this initiative, called the Open Government Partnership (OGP)?

Mary's picture
Facebook: a refuge for the lonely
By Mary on 16 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

I was recently introduced to the term 'emerging adult'. As I belong to a generation that moved to adulthood on receipt of their first full-time paycheck, it took me by surprise.

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How to use Social Media effectively in a time efficient way
By petecranston on 14 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

'Advice on how to use Social Media effectively in a way that isn't massively time consuming' was the question on an excellent LinkedIn group '...

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General Elections in Pakistan: An Indian Perspective
By Paramjit Sahai on 12 Aug 2013 | From the channel/s:

The world attention was focussed on the historic General Elections in Pakistan in May  2013, amidst an air of excitement and trepidation, as these signified transfer of civilian power, for the first time in the 67 years  of its existence.