Educating Future IT Professionals in Cybersecurity Is a Communal Task

Posted on December 17th, 2015

Image: Shutterstock, Mihai Simonia The OpenStand Principles promote the values of cooperation and collaboration as critical to the development of an open and thriving web. Where security is concerned, cooperation and collaboration help ensure that stakeholders on all sides of the development and application process can provide input receive due consideration, to maximize benefits for […]

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Open Standards Face Challenges in Era of Proprietary Ecosystems

Posted on December 9th, 2015

Image: Fast Company New devices continue to proliferate into even the most mundane corners of our everyday life, through mobile, wearable technology, smart-home and smart health devices. However, according to Fast Company tech blogger Ross Rubin, the proliferation of proprietary Android and IOS software and devices doesn’t always support an environment in which open standards […]

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The Trouble With Do Not Track—Will Open Standards Help?

Posted on December 3rd, 2015

Image: Shutterstock, ra2studio The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), a leading standards development organization and affirming partner and signatory of the OpenStand Principles, recently unveiled a proposal that calls for ad networks and other companies to stop collecting data from users who have turned on do-not-track signals, except for auditing, security, debugging and frequency capping […]

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