Who Owns the Internet?


NY Times: Who Owns the Internet? You and i Do
„The capitalization of things seems to place an inordinate, almost private emphasis on something,“ he said, turning it into a Kleenex or a Frigidaire. „The Internet, at least philosophically, should not be owned by anyone,“ he said, calling it „part of the neural universe of life.“
„Although most everybody still capitalizes World Wide Web, words like „website,“ and the online journals known as weblogs (or, simply, blogs) are increasingly lowercase. Of course, the Internet’s capital I is virtually engraved in stone, since Microsoft Word automatically capitalizes the lowercase „i“ unless a user overrides its settings.“