Lauren Weinstein writes: "Sunday, 1 April 2012 — MARINA DEL REY, California (ZAP) — In a stunning and unexpected announcement, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has announced the immediate termination of its controversial and much criticized plan for a vast expansion of generic top-level Internet domain names (gTLDs), and has set an aggressive timetable for the dissolution of ICANN itself."
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