US relaxes grip on the internet

The US government has relaxed its control over how the internet is run. (The internet began as a research project by the US military, known as Arpanet. On 1 October 1969, the second computer was connected to the network, said Mr Beckstrom. Ever since, the US has paid close attention to the workings and growth of the net.)

2009-09-30

 Internet ICANN USA control

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