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The ITU and the Internet's Titanic Moment

Patrick S. Ryan

Try this: Mention the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to a few casual Internet users, Netizens, or even the most senior-level computer programmers and technology experts and gauge their reaction. Few are likely to know what you’re talking about. Most will likely think you’re referring to either a telecommunications labor union or some kind of international working group. Only the most informed will know that the ITU is one of the most influential (and in fact the oldest) technology-based standard-setting and treaty-making institutions in the world.... Read more about The ITU and the Internet's Titanic Moment

  • July 16, 2012
  • Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 8