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The Washington Times
Ted Cruz endorsement of Donald Trump forthcomingnames. The issue is Mr. Cruz’s top legislative priority, as he’s been leading t
Ted Cruz endorsement of Donald Trump forthcoming
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
names. The issue is Mr. Cruz’s top legislative priority, as he’s been leading the charge to maintain the U.S. control over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). This week, Mr. Trump said he supported Mr. Cruz’s effort in... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The road to surfdom?much longer. On October 1st the federal government is scheduled to let lapse a
The road to surfdom?
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
much longer. On October 1st the federal government is scheduled to let lapse a contract that gives it control over part of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the body that oversees the internet’s address system.... Read more
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The Hill
McConnell files funding bill to Dem anger | Flint, internet battle not included | More heat for Wells, Iran, EB-5to block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domain
McConnell files funding bill to Dem anger | Flint, internet battle not included | More heat for Wells, Iran, EB-5
The Hill / Posted yesterday
to block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domains from a Commerce Department contractor — the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers — to a broader body that includes foreign governments. Cruz, who has... Read more
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The Hill
Fallout from Yahoo's massive breach | House panel holds Clinton IT aide in contempt | Privacy groups want WhatsApp probeto block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domain
Fallout from Yahoo's massive breach | House panel holds Clinton IT aide in contempt | Privacy groups want WhatsApp probe
The Hill / Posted yesterday
to block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domains from a Commerce Department contractor -- the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers -- to a broader body that includes foreign governments. Cruz, who has... Read more
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CircleID
Domain Name Association Supports IANA Transition, Petitions Congress to Move Forwardof the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to the global multi-stakehold
Domain Name Association Supports IANA Transition, Petitions Congress to Move Forward
CircleID / Posted yesterday
of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to the global multi-stakeholder community under the stewardship of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). The Domain Name Association is a non-profit association... Read more
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The Washington Times
Josh Earnest: White House ceding U.S. Internet control to global body is ‘small government’is essentially a form of limited government. Texas Senator Ted Cruz and other
Josh Earnest: White House ceding U.S. Internet control to global body is ‘small government’
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
is essentially a form of limited government. Texas Senator Ted Cruz and other concerned lawmakers are fighting to prevent the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a California nonprofit, from falling into the hands of a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
Is US giving away the internet?
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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PhysOrg
Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
Is US giving away the internet?
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
Is US giving away the internet?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-d
AP FACT CHECK: Is US giving away the internet?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
still has limited oversight over the system of internet addresses. But day-to-day management long ago was ceded to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN. It administers the directories that steer internet... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cruz internet crusade left out of Senate spending billseveral GOP lawmakers this month in waging an 11th-hour battle to stop the U.S.
Cruz internet crusade left out of Senate spending bill
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
several GOP lawmakers this month in waging an 11th-hour battle to stop the U.S. government from giving up oversight of the the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a California-based nonprofit commonly known as ICANN, to private... Read more
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The Hill
Spending bill doesn't include Cruz internet fightto block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domain
Spending bill doesn't include Cruz internet fight
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
to block the administration from transferring the supervision of website domains from a Commerce Department contractor — the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers — to a broader body that includes foreign governments. Cruz, who has... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Sides with "Lyin Ted" - Blasts Obama's Internet Transition PlanRepublicans in speaking out about the Obama administration's plan to relinquish
Trump Sides with "Lyin Ted" - Blasts Obama's Internet Transition Plan
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Republicans in speaking out about the Obama administration's plan to relinquish the Department of Commerce's oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). "Donald J. Trump is committed to preserving internet... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
5 Stories You Need to Read Now to Understand the IANA Transitionwary of jumping on Cruz’s bandwagon, and why you do not have to be pro-ICANN to
5 Stories You Need to Read Now to Understand the IANA Transition
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 2 days ago
wary of jumping on Cruz’s bandwagon, and why you do not have to be pro-ICANN to support the transition: “ICANN (formally, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) is not a perfect organization. Among other things, it should be more... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Donald Trump says US is about to lose control of the internet to the UNand former White House technology chief Daniel Weitzner in an editorial in the
Donald Trump says US is about to lose control of the internet to the UN
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
and former White House technology chief Daniel Weitzner in an editorial in the Washington Post this week. “ICANN — the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers — supervises domain names on the Internet. The actual flow of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Cruz-Trump Standoff Shows Some Signs of Thawing - Cruz-Trump Standoff Shows Some Signs of Thawing by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune Sept. 21 2016 The long-complicated standoff between Ted Cruz and Donald Trump fraught with animosity since at lea...Cruz's crusade against the Obama administration's plan to hand over domain-name
Cruz-Trump Standoff Shows Some Signs of Thawing - Cruz-Trump Standoff Shows Some Signs of Thawing by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune Sept. 21 2016 The long-complicated standoff between Ted Cruz and Donald Trump fraught with animosity since at lea...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Cruz's crusade against the Obama administration's plan to hand over domain-name oversight to a global nonprofit known as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. Critics say the plan would open up the Web to censorship by nations... Read more
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The Hill
Trump opposes internet handover | A record breaking cyber attack | Intel chief says Russian election hacks are a 'tradition'once it is lost." A plan championed by the Obama administration would see the D
Trump opposes internet handover | A record breaking cyber attack | Intel chief says Russian election hacks are a 'tradition'
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
once it is lost." A plan championed by the Obama administration would see the Department of Commerce end its contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an organization that manages the domain name system that... Read more
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CircleID
Refutation of the Worst IANA Transition FUDmost egregiously false and outlandish. As such, it demands a critical, nearly l
Refutation of the Worst IANA Transition FUD
CircleID / Posted 2 days ago
most egregiously false and outlandish. As such, it demands a critical, nearly line by line response. Changing who controls the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) so close to our presidential election will jeopardize the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump slams Obama's internet transition planplan championed by the Obama administration would see the Department of Commerc
Trump slams Obama's internet transition plan
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
plan championed by the Obama administration would see the Department of Commerce end its contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an organization that manages the domain name system that... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cruz teams up with McCain and Graham to push additional Israel fundingto the brink. He has been waging an 11th-hour battle to prevent the U.S. from t
Cruz teams up with McCain and Graham to push additional Israel funding
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
to the brink. He has been waging an 11th-hour battle to prevent the U.S. from transferring government authority over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a California nonprofit known as ICANN, to private... Read more
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The Hill
Reid blasts Cruz over internet fightof the talks. Thune added that there was bipartisan support for slowing down t
Reid blasts Cruz over internet fight
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
of the talks. Thune added that there was bipartisan support for slowing down the Obama administration's plan to transfer its oversight of internet domains to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). David McCabe contribu... Read more
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USA Today
Senate struggles to reach deal to fund government, combat Zika virusto stop the Obama administration from transferring the U.S. government's oversi
Senate struggles to reach deal to fund government, combat Zika virus
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
to stop the Obama administration from transferring the U.S. government's oversight of Internet domain name registrations to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, an international group based in Los Angeles. The transfer is set to... Read more
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The Hill
Changing who controls ICANN jeopardizes our presidential electionChanging who controls the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (
Changing who controls ICANN jeopardizes our presidential election
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Changing who controls the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) so close to our presidential election will jeopardize the results of how you vote on Nov. 8 unless Congress stops this changeover. When the calendar hits Sept. 30,... Read more
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Enterprise Networking Planet
Internet Domains Hit 334.6 million in 2Q16when it acquired Network Solutions in a deal valued at $21 billion.VeriSign sti
Internet Domains Hit 334.6 million in 2Q16
Enterprise Networking Planet / Posted 4 days ago
when it acquired Network Solutions in a deal valued at $21 billion.VeriSign still manages dot com today, under a deal with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) that was last renewed in 2012. A small but growing part of... Read more
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The Hill
Cruz Internet demands hold up government-funding dealeliminated the political riders,” Nelson said. “The hold up now is Ted Cruz and
Cruz Internet demands hold up government-funding deal
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
eliminated the political riders,” Nelson said. “The hold up now is Ted Cruz and this ICANN thing.” ICANN is the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. The administration at the end of this month wants to end its... Read more
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Breitbart
At United Nations, Clinton Gives Trump Golden Opportunityno matter who wins. In addition, on Oct. 1, the Obama administration intends t
At United Nations, Clinton Gives Trump Golden Opportunity
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
no matter who wins. In addition, on Oct. 1, the Obama administration intends to give up control of the Internet, when the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) becomes a multilateral institution, rather than an American... Read more
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CircleID
Internet Stewardship Transition Critical to Internet's Futureand Information Administration has indicated it will take the final step in thi
Internet Stewardship Transition Critical to Internet's Future
CircleID / Posted 8 days ago
and Information Administration has indicated it will take the final step in this process by allowing its contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the California-based non-profit responsible for managing some of the... Read more
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CNET
ICANN CEO sets off explosion of new Internet names (Q&A)to look very different -- and ICANN Chief Executive Fadi Chehade is the one who
ICANN CEO sets off explosion of new Internet names (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
to look very different -- and ICANN Chief Executive Fadi Chehade is the one who'll get both the credit and the blame. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a non-profit organization, oversees the domain-name... Read more
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CNET
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)all grown up now. In an interview with CNET, Strickling, the assistant secreta
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
all grown up now. In an interview with CNET, Strickling, the assistant secretary for communications and information, said the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and other organizations are now mature enough to run the... Read more
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CNET
Moving to IPv6: Now for the hard part (FAQ)running this show anyway? Brace yourself for some bureaucracy-flavored alphabet
Moving to IPv6: Now for the hard part (FAQ)
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
running this show anyway? Brace yourself for some bureaucracy-flavored alphabet soup. Here goes: At the highest level, the Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a non-profit group set up in the 1990s by the U.S.... Read more
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CNET
2014 welcomes the Net's new names: .beer, .farm, .nyc and much moreearly in 2014, the virtual land grab has begun in earnest. Starting in Februar
2014 welcomes the Net's new names: .beer, .farm, .nyc and much more
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
early in 2014, the virtual land grab has begun in earnest. Starting in February, 469 of these new names arrived, says the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ( ICANN), a nonprofit organization that oversees the system. As of... Read more
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CNET
Why US internet controls became a political battlefield (FAQ)Department has said it will transfer a final aspect of internet governance to a
Why US internet controls became a political battlefield (FAQ)
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
Department has said it will transfer a final aspect of internet governance to a nonprofit international group called ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers). Under the plan, the US government will cede its existing oversight... Read more
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FOX News
Marco Rubio: It's Essential That We Keep The Internet Secure, Free And OpenFor most of the internet’s history, the important role of assigning domain name
Marco Rubio: It's Essential That We Keep The Internet Secure, Free And Open
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
For most of the internet’s history, the important role of assigning domain names has been left to a nonprofit group called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which is under contract with the United States government. If... Read more
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CircleID
Transition of Oversight of the IANA Functions: What is at Stakethe further development of the Internet would best be served by a global multi-
Transition of Oversight of the IANA Functions: What is at Stake
CircleID / Posted 9 days ago
the further development of the Internet would best be served by a global multi-stakeholder model: 1. At the inception of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in September 1998, the U.S. Government and Internet... Read more
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CNET
US government begins loosening decades-old grip on the Internetparts of the Internet, but gradually backed away from those duties through a co
US government begins loosening decades-old grip on the Internet
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
parts of the Internet, but gradually backed away from those duties through a contract with a nonprofit organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). In a statement Friday, the Commerce Department tasked ICANN... Read more
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CNET
Ted Cruz still trying to 'save the internet'system or DNS from the US Department of Commerce to a multi-stakeholder nonprof
Ted Cruz still trying to 'save the internet'
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
system or DNS from the US Department of Commerce to a multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). It's a process that formally began in 2014 and fulfills the... Read more
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The Hill
Cruz fights domain name handover in hearingfrustrated as Cruz suggested that the NTIA may have violated federal law by ass
Cruz fights domain name handover in hearing
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
frustrated as Cruz suggested that the NTIA may have violated federal law by assessing the transition. The NTIA works with the Internet Corporation For Assigned Names And Numbers (ICANN), the organization in charge of the domain name functions... Read more
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The Hill
Conservative committee wants House to vote first on funding billto Planned Parenthood clinics; and block President Obama's internet transition
Conservative committee wants House to vote first on funding bill
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
to Planned Parenthood clinics; and block President Obama's internet transition plan, which would relinquish supervision of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Flores’s support for a short-term, stopgap funding measure... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cruz fights to keep internet domains under U.S. control as critics decry move as misguidedthe move as a threat to internet freedom. He’s among several GOP lawmakers who
Cruz fights to keep internet domains under U.S. control as critics decry move as misguided
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
the move as a threat to internet freedom. He’s among several GOP lawmakers who fear that if the U.S. gives up oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a California-based nonprofit commonly known as ICANN, authoritarian... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cruz says he's fighting for internet freedom; critics warn he'll help overseas regimesas a threat to internet freedom. He’s among a handful of GOP lawmakers who fea
Cruz says he's fighting for internet freedom; critics warn he'll help overseas regimes
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
as a threat to internet freedom. He’s among a handful of GOP lawmakers who fear that if the U.S. gives up oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a California-based nonprofit commonly known as ICANN, authoritarian... Read more
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The Washington Times
Stop President Obama’s Internet giveawayto Moscow, Beijing and Tehran instead? On Oct. 1, the Obama administration pla
Stop President Obama’s Internet giveaway
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
to Moscow, Beijing and Tehran instead? On Oct. 1, the Obama administration plans to end the U.S. Government contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN. Doing so would kick off a transition that could... Read more
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The Hill
ICANN transition protects Internet freedomand Information Administration (NTIA), with carrying out a plan to privatize th
ICANN transition protects Internet freedom
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
and Information Administration (NTIA), with carrying out a plan to privatize the DNS. NTIA partnered with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers – or ICANN – to ensure the DNS would be managed by Internet... Read more
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The Hill
GOP seeks strategy against Obama Internet moveStrickling, an official at the National Telecommunications And Information Admi
GOP seeks strategy against Obama Internet move
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Strickling, an official at the National Telecommunications And Information Administration (NTIA), and Göran Marby, head of the Internet Corporation For Assigned Names And Numbers (ICANN), the organization in charge of the domain name functions... Read more
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