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It Might Be Ok. But, It Also Might Be Very, Very Bad (A Dystopian View of ICANN's Future)

On October 1, 2016, ICANN finally got its own drivers license. It was on that day that the contract between the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the United States government Department of Commerce (DOC) lapsed. 2,792 more words

Professional Development

Y2K 2.0: Is the US government set to “give away the Internet” Saturday?

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Remember the projected Y2K bug disaster? The world’s computers would supposedly go haywire as the clock ticked to January 1, 2000, thus destroying the world and ensuing widespread panic. 2,010 more words

Technology

The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. 753 more words

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The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. 753 more words

News

The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. 753 more words

News

The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. 748 more words

News