The Internet

Ottawa conference creates roadmap towards Internet governance amid admissions there’s a long way to go

As steps go towards forging global agreement on proper behavior on the Internet, the report from an international conference in...

March 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

The Internet

New era in Internet governance starts as US cedes control of domain name system

A new era in Internet governance has started, one which worried observers hope will put off pressures from autocratic countries...

October 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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