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AllAfrica.com
ICT Experts Seek to Promote Use of Kiswahiliof instruction in computers. A workshop is being hosted by the University of D
ICT Experts Seek to Promote Use of Kiswahili
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of instruction in computers. A workshop is being hosted by the University of Dodoma's Department of Computer Science and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number (ICANN). Organisers say they target to eliminate language barriers... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
U.S. government ready to hand over control of the internet's naming systemin March 2014 their intention to work with ICANN to create a plan to transition
U.S. government ready to hand over control of the internet's naming system
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
in March 2014 their intention to work with ICANN to create a plan to transition the system. That time is now coming. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is a non-profit group based in Los Angeles, California.... Read more
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Newsmax
Poll: Majority of Americans Oppose International Control of InternetWashington Examiner: "The proposal will significantly increase the power of fo
Poll: Majority of Americans Oppose International Control of Internet
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
Washington Examiner: "The proposal will significantly increase the power of foreign governments over the Internet, expand [the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’] historical core mission by creating a gateway to content... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. ready to hand over control of the internet naming systemtheir intention to work with ICANN to create a plan to transition the system.
U.S. ready to hand over control of the internet naming system
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
their intention to work with ICANN to create a plan to transition the system. That time is now coming. What Is ICANN? The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is a non-profit group based in Los Angeles, California.... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Privatizing domains won’t change much at allwrong. Or when the administration of internet domain names is about to undergo
Privatizing domains won’t change much at all
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
wrong. Or when the administration of internet domain names is about to undergo a change. If you've never heard of ICANN - the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - you may soon enough, as the United States, which has maintained a... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New Englandwrong. Or when the administration of Internet domain names is about to undergo
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
wrong. Or when the administration of Internet domain names is about to undergo a change. If you've never heard of ICANN — the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers — you may soon enough, as the United States, which has maintained a... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama's Plan to Give Gov't Control of Website Naming to Private Group Is 'Dangerous,' Franklin Graham Saysthe BBC cited said that the Los Angeles-based global non-profit organization re
Obama's Plan to Give Gov't Control of Website Naming to Private Group Is 'Dangerous,' Franklin Graham Says
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
the BBC cited said that the Los Angeles-based global non-profit organization receiving this component on October 1st, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) is effectively receiving the "keys to the kingdom." Although... Read more
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Mashable
The U.S. will no longer have the final say on internet domain namesnaming system, or DNS, to a non-U.S. entity: the multi-stakeholder nonprofit or
The U.S. will no longer have the final say on internet domain names
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
naming system, or DNS, to a non-U.S. entity: the multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Essentially, the DNS, which links web addresses to a site's... Read more
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Computer Business Review
US to hand over control of internet's naming systemconnected to the internet or a private network. The US is now ready to fully h
US to hand over control of internet's naming system
Computer Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
connected to the internet or a private network. The US is now ready to fully handover its control over the DNS to Icann - the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - a non-profit organisation. Icann, which will be located in Los... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. prepares to hand over power of the Internet's naming systemthe system will be passed from the US government to a multi-stakeholder nonprof
U.S. prepares to hand over power of the Internet's naming system
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
the system will be passed from the US government to a multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). For the world’s Internet users, the hand-off will go... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
US confirms it will hand over control of DNS to ICANN from Octoberof translation service. It's what gives us 'theinquirer.net' instead of a strin
US confirms it will hand over control of DNS to ICANN from October
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 8 days ago
of translation service. It's what gives us 'theinquirer.net' instead of a string of numbers, in our case 212.1.205.22. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a not-for-profit global organisation, will get control of... Read more
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The Economic Times
US set to hand over Domain Naming System to ICANN- but not for much longer, the BBC reported today. The US will give up its pow
US set to hand over Domain Naming System to ICANN
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
- but not for much longer, the BBC reported today. The US will give up its power fully to Los Angles-based ICANN - the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - a non-profit organisation. The terms of the change were agreed... Read more
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Quartz
In 44 days the US will no longer oversee the internet’s naming systemAug. 16, the NTIA signed off on the final step in handing over its responsibili
In 44 days the US will no longer oversee the internet’s naming system
Quartz / Posted 8 days ago
Aug. 16, the NTIA signed off on the final step in handing over its responsibility for the domain-name system to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a non-profit based in California. Technically, this means... Read more
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CNET
US prepares to hand over power of the internet's naming systemthe system will be passed from the US government to a multi-stakeholder nonprof
US prepares to hand over power of the internet's naming system
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
the system will be passed from the US government to a multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN. For the world's internet users, the hand-off will go... Read more
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techcentral.ie
US says transfer of internet governance to go ahead on 1 Octoberfunctions to a multi-stakeholder body on 1 October, despite fierce opposition f
US says transfer of internet governance to go ahead on 1 October
techcentral.ie / Posted 8 days ago
functions to a multi-stakeholder body on 1 October, despite fierce opposition from some lawmakers and advocacy groups. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) operates the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)... Read more
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Fortune
Why Republicans Are Against Obama Privatizing Internet GovernanceAdministration yesterday announced it will transfer internet domain name author
Why Republicans Are Against Obama Privatizing Internet Governance
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
Administration yesterday announced it will transfer internet domain name authority (IANA) from the federal government to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) on Oct. 1, a bipartisan effort that’s spanned three... Read more
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Breitbart
Two Months Left Until Obama Gives Dictators Control of InternetSecurity Agency (NSA) was spying on foreign leaders, the Obama administration a
Two Months Left Until Obama Gives Dictators Control of Internet
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
Security Agency (NSA) was spying on foreign leaders, the Obama administration announced plans in 2014 to shift control of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) from the U.S. to a multilateral body. Under the supervision... Read more
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Newsmax
US Prepping to Surrender Internet ControlNumbers Authority which translates numerical addresses into a readable language
US Prepping to Surrender Internet Control
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
Numbers Authority which translates numerical addresses into a readable language shift from U.S. control. It will be run by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which the Examiner describes as a "multi-stake holder body that... Read more
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Computer World Australia
US says transfer of internet governance will go ahead on Oct. 1system functions to a multistakeholder body on Oct. 1, despite fierce oppositio
US says transfer of internet governance will go ahead on Oct. 1
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
system functions to a multistakeholder body on Oct. 1, despite fierce opposition from some lawmakers and advocacy groups. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers operates under contract with the U.S. Department of Commerce the... Read more
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The Hill
Commerce plans to let domain name contract lapse in OctoberLawrence Strickling announced that it would let lapse the contract giving it ov
Commerce plans to let domain name contract lapse in October
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Lawrence Strickling announced that it would let lapse the contract giving it oversight over the domain name functions. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) manages the system through the contract with the Department... Read more
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Computer World Australia
IANA successor organization set up amid internet handover controversyPublic Technical Identifiers (PTI) has been formed as a nonprofit public benefi
IANA successor organization set up amid internet handover controversy
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
Public Technical Identifiers (PTI) has been formed as a nonprofit public benefit corporation and controlled affiliate of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. ICANN operates under contract with the U.S. Department of Commerce... Read more
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FOX News
Sue Obama administration to block Internet grab, group urgesdomain names. However, in September, the Obama administration plans to allow th
Sue Obama administration to block Internet grab, group urges
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
domain names. However, in September, the Obama administration plans to allow the U.S. government’s contract to lapse so the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will be run by a global board of directors with the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Internet or splinternet?decision last month to hand oversight of the so-called IANA functions - the "ad
Internet or splinternet?
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
decision last month to hand oversight of the so-called IANA functions - the "address book" of the internet - to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. ICANN, with a government advisory committee of 162 members and 35... Read more

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