What about your online life when you pass on?.

I have had the fortunate experience of not knowing anyone with a heavy online presence that has passed away. But I have seen a few social media profiles with farewell messages to the person who has since deceased. This made me curious as to what the average Internet user who has multiple accounts and passwords all over the Internet, how they would let their loved […]

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NZ Maori Internet Society (NZMIS)

In regards to the NZ Maori Internet Society (NZMIS) of which I have been the Chair of since 1999 with a 3 year break. I restructured the Chair role into two co-positions “International/Internet Governance” and “National/Organisation Building”. Teanau Tuiono is now the co-chair of NZMIS assuming the National/ Organisation Building role while I resume with International and Internet governance portfolios. For those regular readers of […]

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The past week of ICANN meetings has been very productive from an Asia Pacific point of view. The most significant achievements for APRALO was the amendment of the By Laws allowing greater decision making and the election of a new leadership team. Myself elected as Chairperson for 2 years, Les Allison of PICISOC in Fiji as a Vice Chair for one year and Mahmoud A. […]

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