"What does this mean for the rest of us?How the UN's 'Game-Changing' Internet Treaty Failed - Megan Garber - The Atlantic
It means, basically, that we won't see much change in how the Internet is currently run, at least when it comes to international regulations. But the treaty's defeat as a matter of consensus might also have more far-reaching implications for how the world gets together to regulate (or not regulate) the Internet. Closed-door sessions are in some ways at odds with the ideal -- and, for the most part, the reality -- of a free and open Internet. The ITU debacle was, on top of everything else, a reminder of that. "
Saturday, December 15, 2012
How the UN's 'Game-Changing' Internet Treaty Failed - Megan Garber - The Atlantic
Final paragraphs of a useful recap