Quack!

Jeff Pulver bangs his head against the wall as he realizes the FCC’s order requiring certain VOIP services to comply with wiretapping requirements could sweep in far more than anticipated.

This is the problem with the FCC’s current approach to VOIP, which comes dangerously close to, “If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, it’s a duck.” The problem is that inevitably turns the whole Internet into a collection of waterfowl.