icann

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
24

Internet community incensed at 'government-only" Internet governance review

http://www.itwire.com

Global Internet bodies are incensed by a United Nations review of Internet governance that will be conducted solely by government representatives. They are urging people to sign a petition calling for a more widely representative review

Read more »
lozz's picture
Created by lozz 3 years 36 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 36 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
17

The Internet Distributed Open Name System project

http://lwn.net

Problem: They want to use DNS to spy on us; track us; censor us; threaten us and ban us.
Answer: Scrap DNS!

Read more »
lozz's picture
Created by lozz 3 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 37 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
26

DNSSEC Moving Ahead at .Org and ICANN

http://www.enterprisenetworkingplanet.com

The march to secure the Internet's core DNS infrastructure with DNSSEC is moving forward

Read more »
nanotech-spidergoat's picture
Created by nanotech-spidergoat 4 years 22 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 22 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
20

DNSSEC Deployment in Root Zone of DNS Begins at ICANN

http://www.icann.org

"...The DNS is vitally important to the proper operation of almost all services on the Internet, and the deployment of DNSSEC in the root zone is the biggest structural improvement to the DNS to happen in twenty years.

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 4 years 29 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 29 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
22

Maintaining status quo is lesser evil

http://www.rsf.org

"Reporters Without Borders prefers a continuation of the status quo in international Internet governance rather than the creation of an inter-governmental system to replace the existing oversight by ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), a California-based non-profit..."

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 4 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 45 weeks ago
Category: Government   Tags:
23

New ICANN Agreement Runs Into Criticism

http://www.pcworld.com

"...The agreement, announced Wednesday, seemed to enjoy widespread support, but some critics questioned how new review teams overseeing ICANN would be independent and whether the new agreement represented average Internet users..." — see also: Public denounced ICA

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 4 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
21

Public denounced ICANN

http://ncdnhc.org

RMS: « The organizations of non-commercial users of the Internet denounced ICANN for giving too much weight to the interests of business. This is what happens under governments in which democracy has been corrupted by business power. »

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 4 years 49 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 49 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
18

The IGF Success Story: Why Proprietary Software should be Prohibited!

http://www.webfoundation.org

"To understand the importance of a UN World Summit, one has to remember that they are held rarely; only when there is an issue of large societal impacts, such as women's rights in 1945, or global climate changes more recently.

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 5 years 14 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 14 weeks ago
Category: Philosophy   Tags:
16

The Battle for the Soul of WHOIS

http://www.linuxjournal.com

"...But the intellectual property folks see whois as their enforcement database, and are working toward making that its primary purpose. Those two purposes are at odds, and that's what the debate is all about. Except so far the public comments have come mostly from just one side..."
Via GLYN MOODY: http://opendotdotdot.blogspot.com/2007/10/battle-for-soul-of-whois.html

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 6 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 42 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags: