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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

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The internet is on the brink of the "biggest change" to its working "since it was invented 40 years ago", the net regulator Icann has said...

2009-10-26

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Net regulator Icann has switched on a system that allows full web addresses that contain no Latin characters.

2010-05-06

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Official approval has been given for the creation of an internet domain dedicated to pornography. The board of net overseer Icann gave initial approval for the creation of the .xxx domain at its conference in Brussels. Icann's approval will kick off a fast-track process to get the porn-only domain set up...

2010-06-25

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Under a World War II-era law, the US president appears to have authority to disconnect computer systems and servers from the internet in the event of a national emergency.

2010-11-24

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Internet overseer Icann has given final approval to the creation of an internet domain dedicated to pornography. The move to create a top level ".xxx" domain - similar to ".com" and ".org" - ends a 10-year battle over the virtual red-light district...

2011-03-18

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A global internet body has voted to allow the creation of new website domain suffixes, the biggest change for the online world in years.

2011-06-20

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