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Establishment Republicans Are Trying To Give Away Control Over The Internet While Pretending Not To

The establishment Republicans are at it again. This time they’ve crafted a House bill which pretends to safeguard against an international body taking over control of internet naming, and hence the internet itself, but which – after a technicality is met – gives our current administration full authority to simply give over control. 543 more words

Politics

A "Small Technical Issue" or the "Future of the Internet"?

Education Begins On Meaning of U.S. Address System Oversight

The debate over a proposed transfer of authority over the Internet address system has been launched in Washington D.C., generating plenty of heat, many opinions, a few concrete proposals, and not a lot of light. 1,181 more words

General

ICANN Defends Plan to End U.S. Oversight of the Internet

Congress hears arguments for and against Commerce Department plans to give up control of many Internet operations.

Technology

To promote #broadband adoption let @NTIAgov maintain oversight of @ICANN

If the Obama administration is serious about its goal to connect every American household to the information superhighway via broadbans, it will have to address America’s perception that, to paraphrase Leonard “Bones” McCoy, “cyberspace is filled with disease and death.”  Cyberspace may be perceived as a whole lot colder if the National Telecommunications and Information Administration is allowed to transfer its oversight of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) functions to a multi-state stakeholder body. 475 more words

Broadband

Global Internet Ownership

Taylor Turner

Political Writer

On March 14, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced its decision to allow its contract with the Internet Corporation for Names and Numbers (ICANN) to expire. 163 more words

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Internet Takeover by Global Multistakeholder Community

According to an article in Townhall.com, entitled, Obama’s Move to Surrender Control of the Internet Endangers Freedom Here and Abroad,

 On March 14th, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), a component of the U.S.

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Internet must remain uncensored


Earlier this month U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced  that it was giving up oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers or… 593 more words

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