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Censorship / Industry Updates

Afilias Becomes First European Company to Gain Observer Status With the Global Network Initiative

The GNI is a multi-stakeholder initiative comprised of companies and other stakeholders in the global Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry that are committed to protecting and advancing online freedom of expression and privacy. more»

Afilias Says "No" to SOPA

The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is the subject of substantial controversy in the United States, and the domain name industry is squarely in the middle of the debate. Many DNS service providers and technology developers in the industry oppose SOPA, Afilias among them. Here's why. more»

Breaking the DNS: Another Look at How SOPA Could Be Destructive

There's a number of ways to "remove support" from a foreign infringing website at the DNS level - we'll take a look at the techniques that could be used at all the layers of the DNS and why some are more destructive than others. more»