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EURid Announces New Expiry Date For .EU Domains As Of 15 September

EURid Announces New Expiry Date For .EU Domains As Of 15 September

[news release] On 15 September 2014, EURid will launch its new registration platform. Thereafter, newly registered .eu domain names will no longer expire at the end of the month but rather at the end of their registration term, calculated in years starting on the registration date and ranging from one...

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ICM Registry Acquires .SEX For Up To $3 Million

 ICM Registry Acquires .SEX For Up To $3 Million

ICM Registry, the company behind .XXX extension may have paid up to $3 million for the new gTLD .Sex .

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EURid To Launch Its New Registration Platform On 15 September

EURid To Launch Its New Registration Platform On 15 September

EURid, the company behind .EU extension will launch its new registration platform on 15 September 2014.Thereafter, newly .EU domains will expire at the end of their registration term.

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ICANN's .IR Response Opens Legal Can of Worms by Philip Corwin, Internet Commerce Association

ICANN's .IR Response Opens Legal Can of Worms by Philip Corwin, Internet Commerce Association

ICANN has filed its initial response to writs of attachment issued by U.S. Courts that seek to have ICANN transfer control of the country code top level domains (ccTLDs) of Iran, Syria and North Korea to plaintiffs in various legal actions. The lawsuits were brought under a U.S. law that permits victims...

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In Case Over Attempts To Seize Iran's ccTLD, ICANN Tells Court ccTLDs Are Not Property

In Case Over Attempts To Seize Iran's ccTLD, ICANN Tells Court ccTLDs Are Not Property

ICANN has told a US federal court in the District of Columbia, that a ccTLD cannot be considered "property," and thus cannot be attached by plaintiffs in a lawsuit, who are trying to obtain the assets of countries that they argued have supported terrorism.

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ICANN Correction: ICANN Updates Specification 13 Process And Application Form

ICANN Correction: ICANN Updates Specification 13 Process And Application Form

NOTE REGARDING CORRECTION: This announcement is being re-issued to correct the criteria by which ICANN will assess whether an applicant that applies for qualification as a .BRAND TLD may qualify for an extension to execute the Registry Agreement. The announcement issued on 15 July 2014 specified that...

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Sedo Reports $1,9 Million in Domain Name Sales! Liberty.ch Topped Sedo's Weekly Sales List at 21,000 EUR

Sedo Reports $1,9 Million in Domain Name Sales! Liberty.ch Topped Sedo's Weekly Sales List at 21,000 EUR

Liberty.ch topped Sedo's weekly sales list at 21,000 EUR. Highlights also include Lurk.com,leading the "Com" category at 18,000 GBP and Europe.org, leading the "Other" category at $23,000.

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DomainHoldings Releases Q2 Report 2014

DomainHoldings Releases Q2 Report 2014

DomainHoldings released recently their Q2 results, showing almost $10 million in sales and $764,278 average weekly sales.

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ICANN : Registry Services Technical Evaluation Panel Report on PIR's Request to Implement Technical Bundling in .NGO and .ONG

ICANN : Registry Services Technical Evaluation Panel Report on PIR's Request to Implement Technical Bundling in .NGO and .ONG

To obtain community input on the Registry Services Technical Evaluation Panel (RSTEP) report regarding Public Interest Registry's (PIR) request to implement technical bundling of second level domains for .NGO and .ONG.

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Germany's .DE Approaches 16 Million Domain Name Mark

Germany's .DE Approaches 16 Million Domain Name Mark

Denic,the company behind .DE domain is approaching 16 million domain name registrations under .DE.This makes .DE one of the world's largest ccTLD .

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