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Regulations Now Allowing Blocked Domain Names To Be Activated

Regulations Now Allowing Blocked Domain Names To Be Activated

New solutions from ICANN allowing gTLD registries to deliver addresses from SLD lists have been established. What they do is explaining how blocked names can be activated while at the same time satisfying the regulations described in the Right Protection Mechanism. In order that these domain names...

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Success Is Real Story For Donuts

Success Is Real Story For Donuts

As the domain names industry developed and continues to increase, more and more investors seized the opportunity and tried to come up with the idea of buying some addresses that they believed they will bring profit later. Such was the case with four people who have been in the domain names industry...

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ICANN’s Operational Draft Released

Modifications to ICANN’s planning activities seem to emerge lately and therefore the company looks to consult with the public on the draft they are proposing. The document comprises, among others, suggestions received from the community of users, and the predicted results are taken into account...

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New Updates to ICANN’s Complaints Procedures

A new announcement from ICANN tells us about the latest demands from UDRP being put into practice.   These new pieces of information incorporate a more clear description of the terms “lock” and “pendency”, the unnecessity of sending a duplicate of a complaint, new information about locking...

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Online Pharmacies Receive Register Approval

 According to NABP there is a new availability for submitting new .pharmacy addresses which are meant to offer clients the possibility to find only the accepted stores worldwide. The procedure can be initialized for the domain addresses which find their equivalent ib the TMCH register. After their...

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ICANN’s Auctions Program Expected to Generate Higher Revenues

ICANN’s Auctions Program Expected to Generate Higher Revenues

According to the latest financial data reports published by ICANN, the gTLD program seems to work well for the company, even if it is questionable that these domain names might be a good investment for registry operators. Auctions seemed to be a good way of increasing sales revenues with additional...

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New Contributors To The Standing Panel Wanted

New Contributors To The Standing Panel Wanted

A press release from ICANN states recently that there is a current intention of expanding the Standing Panel which was used to manage the Public Interest Commitment Dispute Resolution Procedure. Members of the community who have worked in this field and want to contribute to the Internet community...

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ccTLD Approved for Macao

ccTLD Approved for Macao

A new ccTLDstring was released for Macao by ICANN, at their official meeting in Seoul, after going through the evaluation and approval process requested in such cases. There are also other countries who have been submitting similar requests, since 16th of November 2009, following the rule that the territory...

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New Sets of Suggestions from RSSAC

New Sets of Suggestions from RSSAC

Latest RSSAC’s meetings have resulted in two documents, namely RSSAC001 and RSSAC002, which come with a set of recommendations regarding the performance of the DNS root system.   In these documents, one could read about the best practice that root servers can offer and gives a guideline about...

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ICANN’s Global Commitment Within Internet Governance Today

ICANN’s Global Commitment Within Internet Governance Today

During the last ten years attention has been laid more and more on the organization of the Internet governance. That is why ICANN deals with an increasing degree of skepticism regarding its role in safeguarding the IANA functions. To these doubts and questions ICANN decided to answer with a series...

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