Steve DelBianco

Why is Obama giving away control of the Internet?

Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to ask why the Obama administration has chosen now to relinquish control over ICANN and the governance of the Internet when it doesn't have to.

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Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to report on his work with the new ICANN structure that will be effective October 1, 2016, which for the first time is completely disconnected from the U.S. oversight.
Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to report on how the U.S. government is stepping out of its role as the ultimate owner of the Internet and its governance, through a change in the contract with ICANN.
Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to report that he’s concerned about the future of the Internet as it continues to be assaulted by government attempting to control and tax it.
Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to report that he believes checks and balances have been put into place to prevent any entity from taking over the Internet as the U.S. divests its control over ICANN.
Steve DelBianco joins Jim Blasingame to report that in spite of years of efforts, it looks like the forces behind an Internet sales tax will become a reality soon.