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ICANN: IANA Stewardship Coordination Group Publishes Guidelines for Decision-Making

ICANN: IANA Stewardship Coordination Group Publishes Guidelines for Decision-Making

The IANA Stewardship Transition Coordination Group (ICG) today announced that it has finalized and published the group's Guidelines for Decision Making [PDF, 125 KB].

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.Website - Over6,500 Registrations in the First Hour of General Availability

.Website - Over6,500 Registrations in the First Hour of General Availability

According to a press release sent out by Radix, the new gTLD .Website had over 6,500 domain name registrations in the first four hours of general availability.

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SIDN and Simplerinvoinving Join Forces

SIDN and Simplerinvoinving Join Forces

SIDN, the company behind .NL extension, announced recently that they will be working closely together with the Simplerinvoincing Foundation to expedite the introduction and adoption of electronic invoices.

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Igloo.com Acquires Aftermarket.com

Igloo.com Acquires Aftermarket.com

Igloo.com , a domain name brokerage company, announced today that it has acquired the domain name marketplace Aftermarket.com from Thought Convergence.

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ICANN: Results Available for 17 September 2014 Auction

ICANN: Results Available for 17 September 2014 Auction

On 17 September 2014, an Auction conducted by ICANN's authorized Auction service provider, Power Auctions LLC, was held to resolve string contention sets for three new generic Top-level Domain (gTLD) strings; BUY, TECH, and VIP. String contention occurs when more than one applicant has applied for the...

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ICANN: Public Interest Commitments Dispute Resolution Procedure Standing Panel Identified

ICANN: Public Interest Commitments Dispute Resolution Procedure Standing Panel Identified

ICANN has selected and entered into contracts with members of the Public Interest Commitments Dispute Resolution Procedure (PICDRP) Standing Panel. The PICDRP was developed to address reports that a Registry may not be complying with the Public Interest Commitment(s) in Specification 11 of their Registry...

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ICANN: Pre-ICANN 51 Policy Update Webinar

ICANN: Pre-ICANN 51 Policy Update Webinar

The ICANN Policy Development Support Team will provide a Policy Update Webinar on Thursday 2 October 2014 at 10:00 UTC and 19:00 UTC, summarizing policy activities across the ICANN policy development community including the ongoing Transition of Stewardship of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority...

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ICANN: Proposed Changes to GNSO Operating Procedures

ICANN: Proposed Changes to GNSO Operating Procedures

Purpose (Brief): To obtain community input on several proposed changes to the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) Operating Procedures with respect to certain GNSO Council meeting processes (viz. the Council's ability to waive the deadline for submissions of motions for voting, and to vote outside...

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TorontoRealEstate.com Wins Weekly Sales List at $140,000

TorontoRealEstate.com Wins Weekly Sales List at $140,000

TorontoRealEstate.com,sold for $140,000,topped Domain Name Journal sales list of reported domain names for the week,ending September 14,2014.

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Pre-ICANN 51 Policy Update Webinar

Pre-ICANN 51 Policy Update Webinar

The ICANN Policy Development Support Team will provide a Policy Update Webinar on Thursday 2 October 2014 at 10:00 UTC and 19:00 UTC, summarizing policy activities across the ICANN policy development community.

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