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CyArk Gives World Heritage Digital Second Life

Posted December 11th, 2015 at 11:35 am (UTC-4)
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Caught in the crossfire of war and extremism, many of the world’s ancient monuments, particularly in Iraq and Syria, are being destroyed. But one California-based non-profit is on a mission to digitally preserve as many of these sites as possible in the coming year. “We’ve seen a real increase in the … intentional destruction of […]

ITU: No Deadline Extension for Africa on Digital Switch

Posted February 27th, 2015 at 2:48 pm (UTC-4)
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African countries that fail to make the switch from analogue to digital broadcasting beginning in June will not get an extension and will lose international protection rights, according to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies. While the deadlines were reached consensually in 2006 and some African […]