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HuntingMoon's Auction is Underway ! The auction features 675 Adult, Gambling, Dating and New gTLDs

HuntingMoon's Auction is Underway ! The auction features 675 Adult, Gambling, Dating and New gTLDs

HuntingMoon is hosting these days an online auction. The auction features 675 domain names, from different categories and with different reserve ranges.

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AFNIC : The Internet Resiliencs Observatory in France Publishes its Report For 2013

AFNIC : The Internet Resiliencs Observatory in France Publishes its Report For 2013

Afnic, the company behind .FR extension, announced that the Internet Resilience Observatory in France has recently published its report for 2013.

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What to Expect at ICANN 51: A Guide for Business Stakeholders

What to Expect at ICANN 51: A Guide for Business Stakeholders

Please join ICANN's North American engagement team, Christopher Mondini and Joseph Catapano, for a pre-ICANN51 webinar for business participants.

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ICANN: Subsequent New gTLD Program Activities under Consideration – Initial Work Plan Published

ICANN: Subsequent New gTLD Program Activities under Consideration – Initial Work Plan Published

ICANN today published a draft Work Plan to describe the set of community reviews and activities underway and planned to support consideration of an additional application process for the next round of generic top-level domain (gTLD) names under the New gTLD Program.

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ICANN: Upcoming ICG Events - Conference Call

ICANN: Upcoming ICG Events - Conference Call

The IANA Stewardship Transition Coordination Group (ICG) will hold its fifth conference call on Wednesday, 1 October 2014 from 04:00-05:00 UTC. For time zone conversions, please see here.

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Koko.com Domain Name Sells For $100,000

Koko.com Domain Name Sells For $100,000

The domain name Koko.com was sold recently for a whopping $100,000. The seller is iGenesis Limited, according to domaininvesting.com.

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Concerns Small Number Of New gTLDs Hit By Phishers

Concerns Small Number Of New gTLDs Hit By Phishers

There are reports that new gTLDs are already a boon for phishers with a report in Infosecurity Magazine saying "it's s a worrying trend that shows fresh addressing to be a boon for phishers and spammers -- at least at first."

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Verisign Wants You To Know Your .COM Is Still Waiting

Verisign Wants You To Know Your .COM Is Still Waiting

With hundreds of new gTLDs now available and your desired shorter domain easy to find in one of these gTLDs, Verisign wants registrants to know they can still get a good .com domain. Albeit with a bit of effort and imagination.

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Russia Plans For Being Disconnected From Internet, Bring .RU Under Government Control

The Russian government is preparing an action plan should they be disconnected by the west according to news reports following the deteriorating relations the country is facing with the west. A report in The Guardian suggests the plans could be ready early next year, with the plans brought forward with...

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SIDN Approaching 6 Million Domain Name Registrations Under .NL

SIDN Approaching 6 Million Domain Name Registrations Under .NL

Sidn, the company behind .NL domain extension, is approaching 6 million domain name registrations under .NL. The company achieved the 5.5 million milestone in this year.

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