Microsoft's veep for technology policy David Tennenhouse has given Redmond's good netkeeping seal of approval to the USA's plans to stop acting as the ultimate regulator of the internet. Tennenhouse has posted to the effect that “The U.S. Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s recent …
and we are confident
I can't think of many who will be sorry to see the back of ICANN, except possibly Hollywood.
Re: Good riddance
"I can't think of many who will be sorry to see the back of ICANN"
Except they aren't talking about getting rid of ICANN, they're talking about stopping the oversight by the US DoC.
Now that the NSA has riddled the internet with all sorts of black box hardware and spiders this is only symbolic.
Re: Little Difference
"Now that the NSA has riddled the internet with all sorts of black box hardware and spiders this is only symbolic."
NNNOOOOOO!!! its their master plan. Now that they have "back doored" every possible thing they can give it up confidently sit back,,, and,,, you know... RIGHT...
On the shoulders of giants...
Microsoft relies on the stability, resilience and security of the DNS system ...
But in no way does it provide it.
NO, Bill, you may NOT take over the job.
Microsoft is in favour of it?
Gods. There must be something dramatically wrong with it!
- Crawling from the Wreckage Want a more fuel efficient car? Then redesign it – here's how
- Review Xperia Z3: Crikey, Sony – ANOTHER flagship phondleslab?
- Human spaceships dodge ALIEN BODY skimming Mars
- Ex-US Navy fighter pilot MIT prof: Drones beat humans - I should know
- Downrange Are you a gun owner? Let us in OR ELSE, say Blighty's top cops