Donald Trump still doesn't understand how the internet works
Thursday, 22 September 2016 () Donald Trump this week came out in opposition to a plan that would see the US cede control over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the organization that oversees the allocation of domain names and IP addresses. In a statement published to Trump's website on Wednesday, Stephen Miller, the republicanpresidential candidate's national policy director, said that relinquishing US control over ICANN would "surrender American internet control to foreign powers," thereby jeopardizing internet freedom.
"US oversight has kept the Internet free and open without government censorship – a fundamental American value rooted in our Constitution’s free speech clause," Miller said. "Internet freedom is now at risk with the...
On Monday evening, Donald Trump Jr. sent forth unto the internet a meme that was both moronic and incorrect.
"If I had a bowl of skittles and I told you... Mashable - InternetAlso reported by •People Magazine •Independent
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump opposes a long-planned transition of oversight of the internet’s technical management from the U.S. government to... Raw Story - USAlso reported by •Independent •FinanzNachrichten.de •Belfast Telegraph
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s campaign says a government plan to give up managing key operations of the internet poses a threat of outside censorship of... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •Belfast Telegraph •SeattlePI.com