The i2Coalition Statement on DSA:
Explaining the mechanisms of the Internet technical stack, and of the types of companies that operate within it.
Our response to the EU’s Digital Services Act (DSA) provided a useful framework for policymakers to understand the different layers making up the Internet and how legislation should be applied differently.
In regards to whether Internet infrastructure intermediaries may end up inadvertently being defined as a platform:
“A clear distinction should be made for instances where the selection and presentation of content is entirely determined by content providers using the hosting service (mere hosting); or where the presentation of content is determined by the service provider, using content selected by the service provider from amongst content uploaded by different content providers (online platforms).”
Download Infographic (right) on Content Moderation