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stsinner
10-03-2009, 10:18 AM
I don't know what this will mean, but I can imagine it could get annoying... What will it mean for privacy, freedom...?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2009/sep/30/icann-agreement-us

linda22003
10-03-2009, 11:07 AM
No need to start making tinfoil hats quite yet. Or additional hats, at least.

http://gcn.com/articles/2009/10/01/icann-affirmation-internet-governance.aspx

Sonnabend
10-03-2009, 08:02 PM
Another conspiracy, eh stsinner?

Full-Auto
10-03-2009, 09:44 PM
Well shit, backup your YouTube accounts and Flickr accounts... those sites will soon be under Communist Chinese control.

:D

PoliCon
10-03-2009, 09:50 PM
I don't understand what there is to object to about the way that things are currently run . . . . ???