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NamesCon Acquires DomainFest

NamesCon Acquires DomainFest

NamesCon announced recently that they have acquired DomainFest from Oversee.net . DomainFest will be part of NamesCon 2015, to be held January 11-14,2015 in Las Vegas.

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.TRUST Opens Registrations For Safer And Trustworthy Place Online

.TRUST Opens Registrations For Safer And Trustworthy Place Online

Companies are now able to register .trust domains for those wanting to provide their customers with a safer and more trustworthy place online.

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Sedo Reports $1 Million in Domain Name Sales! CompetitiveIntelligence.com Topped Sedo's Weekly Sales List at $35,477

Sedo Reports $1 Million in Domain Name Sales! CompetitiveIntelligence.com Topped Sedo's Weekly Sales List at $35,477

CompetitiveIntelligence.com topped Sedo's weekly sales list at $35,477. Higlights also include Ferienhausschweden.de, leaidng the ccTLD category at 4,500 EUR and OVN.org,leading the "Other" category at $9,888.

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ICANN Targeted in Spear Phishing Attack | Enhanced Security Measures Implemented

ICANN Targeted in Spear Phishing Attack | Enhanced Security Measures Implemented

ICANN is investigating a recent intrusion into our systems. We believe a "spear phishing" attack was initiated in late November 2014.

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.VOTE and .Vote Domain Names Launched

.VOTE and .Vote Domain Names Launched

Afilias announced today the first phase of the introduction of two new generic top-level domain names . Vote and .Voto.

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.Vlaanderen and .Brussels Domain Names Now Available For Everyone

.Vlaanderen and .Brussels Domain Names Now Available For Everyone

Starting today, December 16,2014 and running through until January 15,2015, everyone can register their favourite .Brussels and .Vlaanderen domain names.

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Still No Ranking Advantage Using New gTLDs: Google

Still No Ranking Advantage Using New gTLDs: Google

New gTLDs may have benefits in getting a more relevant, and shorter, domain name, but there is no advantage when it comes to how well they perform in online search results.

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Terrorism Victims Wanting Control Of ccTLDs Appeal US Court Decision

In November, a US federal court that ccTLDs are not "subject to attachment" in a case brought by victims of terrorism. However the plaintiffs are now appealing that decision.

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Join ICANN for Middle East's First Regional Webinar on IANA Stewardship Transition and ICANN's Accountability

Join ICANN for Middle East's First Regional Webinar on IANA Stewardship Transition and ICANN's Accountability

The ICANN Middle East team invites you to participate in the first regional webinar on the IANA Stewardship and ICANN's Accountability. There will also be an opportunity to contribute to the discussion.

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ICANN Publishes Second Annual Report on WHOIS Improvements

ICANN Publishes Second Annual Report on WHOIS Improvements

ICANN releases its 2014 Annual Report on WHOIS Improvements. This Report is inline with ICANN's commitment to WHOIS and its ongoing improvement.

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