Wednesday Dec 4
ICANN: new domains are about consumer choice and helping SMEs
The imminent roll out of more than a thousand new top-level domains has created a headache for small businesses seeking to protect their existing domains, as well as sparking a bidding war among the world's tech giants for the most attractive TLDs .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Nine new web address suffixes available
Web address suffixes, formally known as generic top level domains , are currently only open to those with registered trademarks.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The China Post
Taipei to take applications for '.taipei' URLs in late '14
Starting late next year, individuals, businesses and groups can apply to register websites with a ".taipei" suffix to show their location or affiliation with Taiwan's capital, Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin announced yesterday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
ICANN Shuts Down Domain Registry Allegedly Run by 'Spam King'
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has shut down the domain registry business of Dynamic Dolphin last Friday, citing its "failure to disclose that Scott Richter was the CEO, director, and Secretary of the registrar since 2012" and "the registrar's failure to disclose Scott Richter's felony conviction."
Top Level Domain signs six new generic domain names
The share price of internet company Top Level Domain Holdings jumped on Monday after the firm signed six new generic top-level domains with Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Vatican acquires exclusive domain in the Internet
Msgr. Paul Tighe, secretary of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications said the Holy See obtained the .catholic domain from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .
Wed Nov 20, 2013
ICANN leaders push for broad-based Internet governance
An Internet governance model that includes businesses and civil-society groups in the decision-making process remains the best approach, despite a push from some countries for a more government-centric model, officials with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers said.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Beyond .Com: The Startup Bringing You .XYZ and .College
Businesses have a new home online. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers' generic top-level domains program is opening a whole new world of domain extensions for businesses.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Techman Texts: London enters its own domain
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers awarded the city the rights to its own domain name and businesses, organizations and individuals can begin applying this spring for .london Web addresses.
Social networks likely to lose grip on brand/consumer conversations...
New research from registry services provider Afilias reveals that the launch of branded generic Top Level Domains will likely mark the start of a decline in the number of brands using social networks.
UK capital set to get .london web domain name next year
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has approved the UK capital to use .london web domain name, making it one of the first cities globally to have its own domain name.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
High-Level Panel Organizes to Address Future of Internet Governance
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - A diverse global group of stakeholders from government, civil society, the private sector, the technical community and international organizations has formed a Panel on the Future of Global Internet Cooperation.
National Public Radio
Is The Internet Domain Land Rush A Land Rush At All?
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, ICANN, president and chief executive Rod Beckstrom, speaks on expanding the number of domain name suffixes during a press conference in London in 2012.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Wall Street Journal
London Gets Its Own Internet Domain
London will shortly be one of Europe's first cities to get its own top level domain after .london was approved by the Internet's naming body.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Digital Game Developer
.CLUB Signs Registry Agreement with ICANN
This has been a long, stressful, and emotional process for myself and the team at .CLUB, said Colin Campbell, CEO and founder of .CLUB.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
GoDaddy now pre-registering for .luxury, other new domain extensions
Today marks the day new select Internet domain name extensions are launched for pre-registration, and Scottsdale-based GoDaddy is the first domain name registrar to sell the new names.