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One Other New gTLD Delegated : .TOP

One Other New gTLD Delegated : .TOP

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that one other new TLDs was delegated, bringing the total number to 423.

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ICANN : The Internet Today and Tomorrow

ICANN : The Internet Today and Tomorrow

A daylong event to discuss how Internet Governance shapes the way the Internet works and how we use it.

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ICANN: New gTLD Auction Proceeds

ICANN: New gTLD Auction Proceeds

Auctions are the mechanism of last resort to resolve string contention within the New gTLD Program. ICANN expects that most string contention will be resolved through other means before reaching an Auction conducted by ICANN's authorized Auction service provider, Power Auctions LLC.

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October 2014 GreatDomains Auction Results

October 2014 GreatDomains Auction Results

Sedo's GreatDomains auction held this month ended a yesterday.The highest domain name sale was MGP.com ,sold for $$25,000.

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PIPCU Gets Funding To 2017 To Continue Fight Against IP Fraud, And Suspend Related Domains

PIPCU Gets Funding To 2017 To Continue Fight Against IP Fraud, And Suspend Related Domains

The City of London's Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has been given funding to ensure its existence to at least 2017, and will undoubtedly see it continue to be a thorn in the side of those who peddle counterfeit goods online.

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Verisign Third Quarter Results Show Steady Growth In .COM/.NET

Verisign Third Quarter Results Show Steady Growth In .COM/.NET

Verisign reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2014 that showed reported revenue of $255 million, up 4.7 percent from the same period in 2013, but cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities of $1.5 billion, a decrease of $249 million as compared with year-end 2013.

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Ebola.com Sold for $50,000

Ebola.com Sold for $50,000

According to Domain Investing, the owner of Ebola.com, has sold the domain name Ebola.com for a whopping $50,000.

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ICANN CEO Congratulates Newly Elected ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao

ICANN CEO Congratulates Newly Elected ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao

Fadi Chehadé, The President and Chief Executive Officer of  ICANN has extended his congratulations and best wishes to the newly elected Secretary-General of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU).

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DENIC Implements Secure and Confidential e-Mail Communication Based on DNSSEC and Dane

DENIC Implements Secure and Confidential e-Mail Communication Based on DNSSEC and Dane

Denic, the company behind .DE extension, announced that it has implemented the technology labelled DANE with the objective to secure e-mail communication.

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ICANN To Allow Two-Character Domains In New gTLDs

ICANN To Allow Two-Character Domains In New gTLDs

It was resisted by the Governmental Advisory Committee and some security experts, but following a request from a Registry Operators group, ICANN will now develop procedures to allow the registration of two-character domains in new gTLDs.

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