[OT] Internet may "fall apart" next month, says EU
psema4-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w at public.gmane.org
Thu Nov 17 01:31:24 UTC 2005
On 10/13/05, psema4 <psema4-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w at public.gmane.org> wrote:
> Haven't seen much information about this since last year, but
> apparently it's become a little heated...
> "A battle has erupted over who governs the internet, with America
> demanding to maintain a key role in the network it helped create and
> other countries demanding more control.
> The European commission is warning that if a deal cannot be reached at
> a meeting in Tunisia next month the internet will split apart."
Looks like things should remain relatively peaceful on this front for a while:
"US defends its control over new domains in last-minute global deal"
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