Just came back from IGF Bali, Indonesia, and would like to share: ICANN President and CEO Fadi Chehadé Speaks At The Opening of the Bali IGF
StratML's vision is highly complementary: "a world wide web of intentions, stakeholders, and results."
Whereas IANA and DNS are about connecting computers, StratML is about enabling computers to connect *people* with shared values and common objectives.
In crafting the new strategic plan for IANA, it would be good to explore prospects for leveraging the StratML standard.... more »
* it's 100% compatible with current web browsers: users just won't be connected to namecoin directly but to a DNS<>namecoin proxy.
* It's tamper and censorship resistant. No-one can remove, alter a record in blockchain.
* It's completely independent: This settles the issue of governance.
* It's completely distributed so it's very difficult to attack via DDoS.
* Governments... more »
I notice an overlap between this group and the work of ICANN Labs. this group should request a list of projects that have been submitted or are on the wish list of ICANN Labs
Here's a cool product that might be a way to do that http://www.oculusvr.com/ But even a better version of Second Life would be a game changer for people who will never be able to afford to travel... more »
At the moment there are three places where you can look ICANN acronyms up and these are: the Andalucia.com website, gnso.icann.org and icann.org.
My suggestion would be to create an application available on both Android and IOS, that would put together the three previously mentioned databases.... more »