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In a further blow to efforts by domain-names overlord ICANN to create a body to steer the future of the internet, the NetMundial Initiative has now been snubbed by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB). In a letter published on Thursday, the board – which oversees the influential Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), a …

  1. Mark 85 Silver badge
    Facepalm

    Looks like they love doublespeak and reverse-thinking. I didn't realize that we all loved them and believe in them. And yes.. we will send money.

    Closest thing to a sarcasm icon methinks -------------->

    1. Ole Juul

      doublespeak?

      Indeed, this reminds of the SCO saga. I hope Darl is not involved in this.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    I believe they are keying off "premature."

    1. lambda_beta
      Linux

      like in ejaculation?

  3. s. pam
    Facepalm

    NetMundial have to be a group of feckwits of epic proportions if they believe they got agreement.

    Beware the brown paper -- the brown acid is bad!

  4. sniperpaddy
    Facepalm

    Do you remember COMICAL ALI

    This reminds me so much of the Iraqi Minister of Propaganda spouting lies about "driving the Americans back across the border" whilst the yanks were kicking ass in the background.

    Future truths rule !! and Black is white indeed :)

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