UN chief warns nuclear waste could be leaking into the Pacific
Cracks in a 40-year-old nuclear 'coffin' are raising concern.
UN says US fears over Huawei’s 5G are politically motivated
The US fears China will use the company’s equipment for spying.
How NASA will defend the Earth against plagues from outer space
Because nobody wants to be dissolved by extraterrestrial amoeboids.
Will we be able to control the killer robots of tomorrow?
Not without significant international cooperation, no.
International Telecommunication Union: worldwide mobile subscriptions hit six billion in 2011
Last year, the UN's International Telecommunication Union (ITU) told us there were five billion mo...
ITU roundtable narrows scope of debate around standard-essential patents, doesn't create world peace
The ITU's roundtable discussing the controversy over standard-essential patents has wrapped up its...
ITU wants to bring smartphone makers to peace talks, hash out patent wars
The United Nations defines the stereotype of a peace broker, so it's not that far-fetched to hear...
'Facebook tax' could make web companies pay for usage outside the US
Leaked documents purportedly from the ITU reveal that the body is considering a levy on content-he...
UN: worldwide internet users hit two billion, cellphone subscriptions top five billion
The UN's International Telecommunication Union predicted last fall that the number of internet user...