JULIA Gillard's bid to censor the internet is not an "effective move", says Vint Cerf, one of the founding fathers of the internet and Google's chief web evangelist.
Dr Cerf's advice is to attack the source of a problem at the production layer, instead of focusing on the distribution layer
The US is playing online sheriff, with plans for universal internet IDs, writes Gerard Wright. Jonathan Mayer described the draft strategy, issued in June, as "long on rhetoric and short on details". Locke says a new draft will be issued in the next few months.