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As .ZA Passes One Million Registrations, Price Hikes Coming In March

As .ZA Passes One Million Registrations, Price Hikes Coming In March

The registry fee, that is the fee charged to registrars, is set to jump on 1 March just as the South African ccTLD passes the one million registration mark.

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NTIA Says Cromnibus Bars IANA Transition During Current Contract Term by Philip Corwin, Internet Commerce Association

NTIA Says Cromnibus Bars IANA Transition During Current Contract Term by Philip Corwin, Internet Commerce Association

The Congressional Internet Caucus held its 15th annual State of the Net conference today at The Newseum in Washington, DC. This is traditionally a start the new year networking and information update day for the capital’s technology policy set.

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The Seven Sirtuin Domain Name Collection is Now Up For SAle

The Seven Sirtuin Domain Name Collection is Now Up For SAle

The seven sirtuin genes-related domain names are now up for sale.The domain names are:Sirt1.com, Sirt2.com, Sirt3.com, Sirt4.com, Sirt5.com, Sirt6.com, and Sirt7.com.

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Sedo Reports $1.2 Million in Domain Name Sales ! SuperSeats.com Wins Weekly Sales List at $48,888

Sedo Reports  $1.2 Million in Domain Name Sales ! SuperSeats.com Wins Weekly Sales List at $48,888

SuperSeats.com topped Sedo's weekly sales chart at $48,888.Highlights also include Autoteile.eu, leading the ccTLD category at 7,000 EUR and Mouser.net, leading the "Other" category at  $6,000.

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ICANN : WEBINAR: Cross Community Working Group (CWG) On IANA Naming Related Functions: Current Progress and Key Issues

ICANN : WEBINAR: Cross Community Working Group (CWG) On IANA Naming Related Functions: Current Progress and Key Issues

Following the request of the NTIA for ICANN to “convene a multistakeholder process to develop a plan to transition the U.S. government stewardship role” with regard to the IANA Functions and related root zone management, a Cross Community Working Group  was formed with the purpose of developing...

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Donuts Wins Rights for .Express

Donuts Wins Rights for .Express

Donuts has recently won the rights for the new gTLD .Express. The company knocked out its rival, Express.com.

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Chehadé Criticises Domainers, and Domainers and Allies Kick Up Stink

Chehadé Criticises Domainers, and Domainers and Allies Kick Up Stink

Parts of the domain name world have acted with incredulity to the ICANN CEO and President's comments on people "hogging names in order to charge a lot for them." Obviously Fadi Chehadé's comments were aimed at domainers, and some in the media as well as domainers are not happy.

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.COM Turns 30 and Verisign Wants to Celebrate, But Only With Americans

.COM Turns 30 and Verisign Wants to Celebrate, But Only With Americans

If you're American, Verisign wants you to join them in celebrating .com turning 30 years old. So the .com registry is giving away $55,000 - five monthly winners, one of which will win a grand prize of $30,000 - to someone with a business idea who registers the most original, memorable and keyword-rich...

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SnapNames To Hold Spring Premium Auction in APril

SnapNames To Hold Spring Premium Auction in APril

SnapNames will be holding the 2015 Spring Premium auction in April .The auction will start April 16,201 at 12:15 pm PT.

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ICANN : Joint CWG-Stewardship & CCWG-Accountability Chairs' Statement

ICANN : Joint CWG-Stewardship & CCWG-Accountability Chairs' Statement

As both Cross Community Working Groups prepare for community engagement and work sessions at ICANN52 in Singapore, the Chairs of the CWG-Stewardship and CCWG-Accountability would like to recognize the interdependence and connected nature of the work of their respective groups.

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