Why the UN’s push to control the Internet isn’t over

January 10, 2013 in News

Ars Technica | Last month, a majority of the members of the International Telecommunications Union voted for a murky proposal, suggesting that the ITU has the power to regulate the Internet.

Talks over global internet regulation collapse

December 14, 2012 in News

RTÉ News | An attempt to establish global oversight of the internet has collapsed after many Western countries said a compromise plan gave too much power to United Nations and other officials.

Palestinian president urges Arab countries to bail out his cash-strapped administration

December 10, 2012 in News

Washington Post | The Palestinian president is urging Arab nations to provide major financial assistance to cover a new monthly $100 million budgetary shortfall after U.N. recognition of Palestinian claims to statehood

U.N. summit votes to support Internet eavesdropping

December 7, 2012 in News

CNET | A United Nations summit has adopted confidential recommendations proposed by China that will help network providers target BitTorrent uploaders