UN Takeover of the Internet

A United Nations body will meet next week with the hopes of figuring out a new way to regulate and control the Internet.  The International Telecommunications Union meeting will take place in Dubai, with representatives from nearly 200 countries participating.  On the agenda are proposed changes to the International Telecommunications Regulation treaty, signed in 1988 […]

Will The UN Regulate the Internet?

If some countries have their way, the Internet could soon come under new regulations and oversight by an international treaty.  A UN summit being held in December in Dubai will meet to discuss changes to a treaty that was signed in 1988. This treaty, the International Telecommunications Regulations treaty, has made it possible for the […]