Masters of the Universe
Friday, October 28, 2005
At the moment, the United States sets the rules for the Internet, through the non-governmental Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Whether the U.S. will retain its hegemony, however, is uncertain; it's up for debate next month at the World Summit on the Information Society in Tunis. Kenneth Neil Cukier outlined the debate for Foreign Affairs, and joins Brooke to discuss what's at stake.