ILaw 2003
July 18, 2003
ILAW 2003 - Day 2 - July 2, 2003 - PM 2 of 2 - Internet Governance With Jonathan Zittrain and Terry Fisher

a.k.a - Domain names - How the mess came about


"How the Nerds Were Having A Perfectly Good Time Until The Businesspeople And Lawyers Showed Up And Ruined Everything"

This is a tag team lecture by Jonathan Zittrain and Terry Fisher which covers the entire history of domain names from the beginning of the Internet to the present day.

Jonathan and Terry - Part 1 of 4
(Small - 60 MB)

Jonathan and Terry - Part 2 of 4
(Small - 54 MB)

Jonathan and Terry - Part 3 of 4
(Small - 50 MB)

Jonathan and Terry - Part 4 of 4
(Small - 52 MB)

I don't have any notes for this section, but I do have a ton of pictures.

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Posted by Lisa at July 18, 2003 04:05 PM | TrackBack
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Thank you very much. I learned new things.

And you (or someone behind/beside you?) asking a question was rather cool, it was like virtual reality. ... Or something.

Posted by: Blacklite on July 18, 2003 09:45 PM

Im addicted to domains :|
thanks for the nice read :)

Posted by: Corey on July 21, 2003 07:47 AM

My site on domain names ( has an article along similar lines (how domains were invented by geeks and screwed up by marketing types and lawyers):

Posted by: Dan Tobias on July 27, 2003 12:35 PM

Nice :)

Posted by: Blog Forum on October 19, 2003 07:48 PM
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