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Nancy Hafkin: Knowledge Divide Grows In Key Economies

The global ubiquity of cell phones has given us the false sense that information technology is universally accessible, but Internet Hall of Fame inductee Nancy Hafkin and research partner Sophia Huyer have found that nothing could be further from the truth. In the first of a three-part blog series, guest contributor Hafkin explores a growing gender knowledge divide.

Gender and information technology: From digital to  knowledge divide

by Guest Contributor Nancy Hafkin


Who Built the Internet? People Like Tan Tin Wee

December 4, 2012

The internet wasn’t built by money-hungry American corporations and Silicon Valley startups. It was built by a worldwide community of government researchers and academics who were primarily interested in spreading the benefits of computer networking to as many people as possible. It was built by men and women like Tan Tin Wee.

Inaugural Inductees Honored In Geneva

Internet Hall of Fame Inductees Honored at Historic First Annual Awards Ceremony in Geneva, Switzerland

Internet Society celebrates inductees’ landmark achievements at Global INET 2012
Launches new website to highlight Internet Hall of Fame,


Internet Hall of Fame Recognizes Internet Leaders and Luminaries

Internet Hall of Fame to Recognize Landmark Achievements of Internet Pioneers, Innovators, and Global Leaders

Internet Society convenes distinguished international panel to select inaugural inductees