Since I posted this there have been many entries on an impassioned ISOC discussion thread. So far I draw three main conclusions:
- Democratic accountability is alien to ISOC. It has long been structured as a top down organisation, living off the revenues from .org, , with multiple groups...
I have just been reading a piece by a former WTO Deputy Director General on
I have just been looking at the responses to a Daily Telegraph Article on the supposed plans of banks and card companies to block payments to those porn...
Yesterday's comments on the problems some faced when downloading the new Apple Operating system provoked interesting comment in the Washington Post -
The levies paid by the developing world to US patent trolls helped secure the support of most of world (counting
Those who read the comments below my blog yesterday will have observed my exchange with Chris Smith over how to interpret the result of the
Cybersecurity is fashionable. Everyone must have an initiative: from the dozens of fragmented and competing schemes across the tribes of Whitehall, Washington or the Berlaymont , through the IGF and ITU, to the
This morning I received an FIPR alert on the "
Would you trust a bunch of self-appointed experts, corporate lobbyists and US IP lawyers with the governance of the Internet?
In looking at the interplay between identity and surveillance policy, I find it difficult to tell whether many players are naive, narrow-minded or "economical...