So the guys at the Pirate Bay have decided to ditch ICANN due to its unbiased tights in regards of the recent political issues. An early snippet of the announcement can be seen on Peter Sunder’s tweet @ http://twitter.com/brokep/status/8779363872935936
The Decision Tree Example is particularly interesting: http://dot-p2p.org/index.php?title=Distributed_decision_example even though has many flaws and highly based on the PGP WoT system.
The interesting thing part of this project beside its attracting technical challenges is its openness to allow anyone to freely join and contribute and help design from the ground ;-) .. It is a community thing folks!