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What's In A name? Tell That To Those Arguing The Toss Over .xxx

Publication Date: 
August 23, 2007
Source: 
The Guardian
Author: 
Seth Finkelstein

Visiting Professor Jonathan Zittrain is quoted by The Guardian about the expansion of domain names planned by Icann:

Jonathan Zittrain, professor of internet governance and regulation at Oxford, has said: "Arguments about Icann and domain names don't much matter except to those who want a piece of the financial pie, and I think predictions of domain names' unimportance have largely proven true . . . I find it hard to really care if Icann wants to allow some names and deny others. I don't see how a willingness to have some content-based process for determining new TLDs can become (censorship)"