Tech & society and The Domain Naming Process

Over at Michelle Malkin’s blog, you can read the result of a Freedom of Information (FoI) request to the General Services Administration, which manages .gov domains, on the process followed to approve “” as a domain name. What qualifies for a .gov domain?

Legal Tech & society

Change.Gov Adds CC Licensing

The Creative Commons license announcement on seems odd. Federal government materials are generally public domain upon creation, thus the CC license makes reuse of the content more restrictive. [See DOL statement, for example.] It makes sense for to spell out copyright for user-generated content, but it should not be a retroactive action. And […]