The Internet

Managing the Internet takes patience and nuance: Two things short in supply

This is a huge year for global Internet governance. With the U.S. Department of Commerce’s plan to withdraw from its...

June 30th, 2015 Jacques Latour

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Dark Web, where cyber-criminals flourish, needs more monitoring: Report

Speakers at several cyber security conferences I've been to recently have warned IT managers about the so-called dark Web, where...

February 18th, 2015 Howard Solomon


Governments shouldn’t run Internet, says CIRA head

There’s room for governments to play a larger role in overseeing the Internet, says the head of this country’s Internet...

October 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Controversy over proposed ICANN voting hits Internet governance

In its struggle to find a better balance between the demands of industry and governments, the body that essentially controls...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Experts worry governments may cripple the Internet over time

It isn't easy to look ahead -- hindsight is always 20-20 goes an accurate saying. So when a group of Internet...

July 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon


Conference moves independent Internet governance closer

The move to a more multi-stakeholder model of Internet governance took another step with large agreement on the final statement from...

April 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon


U.S. to drop Internet control

Facing pressure from both foreign governments and independent Internet governance bodies, the Obama administration intends to move key Internet domain...

March 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon


EU calls for ICANN’s close relationship with U.S. to end

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has for years played a major role in top-level domains around...

February 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon