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  1. Ernest Istook: Internet domain name extension an Obama extortion disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... floodgates have been opened by the group Mr. Obama put in charge, ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers). Wall Street Journal tech editor Gordon Crovitz writes, "President Obama's plan to give up protection of the open Internet ...

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  2. Caribbean significant to global Internet governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Trinidad Guardian

    Rodrigo de la Parra, vice president for Latin America and the Caribbean, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers at Lacnic 23, Westin Hotel, Lima, Peru. PHOTO: GERARD BEST A top executive of the non-profit that oversees all the Internet addresses has described the Caribbean as "significant" to the governance of the global Internet.

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  3. Caribbean 'significant' to global Internet governance, ICANN saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... de la Parra, vice president for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), said the sub-region's geopolitics give it "strategic" importance and the potential to punch above its weight on the ...

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  4. Caribbean "significant" to global Internet governance - ICANNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Trinidad Guardian

    Rodrigo de la Parra, Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers at LACNIC 23, Westin Hotel, Lima, Peru, May 20. Photo: Gerard Best LIMA, Peru- A top executive of the non-profit that oversees all the Internet addresses has described the Caribbean as "significant" to the governance of the global Internet. Rodrigo de la Parra, vice president for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , said the sub-region's geopolitics give it "strategic" importance and the potential to punch above its weight on the global stage.

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  5. ICANN Leader to DepartRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Radio World

    The president and chief executive officer of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the group that regulates Internet domain names, will leave ICANN in 2016. Fadi Chehade will leave ICANN in March after a three-year tenure to pursue work in the private sector outside the domain name industry, the organization said.

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  6. ICANN chief to leave office early, may miss key transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | ComputerWorld

    The ICANN leader who kicked off the Internet organization's move away from U.S. government control will leave his post early, possibly before the transition is finished. Fadi Chehade, who became president and CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers in September 2012, will step down in March 2016, ICANN announced on Thursday.

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  7. Dot Sucks: Celebs, companies buy mocking web domainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the domain names but didn't confirm or deny whether they planned to. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) launched the Dot Sucks programme. Liana Teo, ICANN Asia-Pacific spokeswoman, said Dot Sucks had to go through ...

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  8. Icann chief to step down next MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Trinidad Guardian

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers president and CEO Fadi ChehadA sent notice to the board on May 21, telling them he would leave after an annual meeting to be held in Morocco in March. Hours after the news broke, ChehadA addressed representatives of the regional Internet community gathered in Lima for an annual conference of the Latin American and Caribbean Internet Addresses Registry .

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  9. Domain name chief to step down in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Hill

    The CEO of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , which regulates domain names, will step down next year, the group said Thursday. Fadi Chehade has been pushing for the Department of Commerce to drop its control of ICANN so that the group could be more independent.

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  10. EDITORIAL: Obama puts control of Internet at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Times

    The Obama administration is determined to give away America's last remaining control of the Internet, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN , by the end of this year. ICANN assigns the Internet addresses that makes the web work, and the Internet structure is not prepared to receive it.

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  11. .sucks really sucks, say furious companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Vancouver Sun

    ... top-level domain names being released as part of the move by ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, to increase choice. Top-level domain names are the highest in the web domain naming hierarchy - in vancouversun.com for ...

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  12. Internet Society CEO Reinforces Commitment to IANA Transition for the ...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Information Technology

    The statement follows the news today that Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers President and CEO, Fadi Chehadi 1 2, who has played an important role in leading ICANN in its efforts toward the globalization of the IANA functions to date, will step down from his post in March 2016. Noting how the Internet Society is concerned with the health and wellbeing of the Internet for everyone, everywhere, Ms.

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  13. ICANN chief to step down in early 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... that oversees all Internet addresses will step down in March 2016. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) President and CEO Fadi ChehadA sent notice to the board on May 21 telling them that he would leave after an ...

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  14. ICANN chief stepping down in early 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Fadi Chehade sent notice to the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers on Thursday announcing he would leave after an annual meeting to be held in Morocco in March. File photo of Fadi Chehade, chief executive of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .

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  15. .SUCKS Fights Back against Critics: Is It Enough to Convince Brand Owners to Buy the Domain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | JD Supra

    ... throughout the world? As reported in a previous Wilson Elser Alert , the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN, recently approved more than a thousand new general top-level domains (gTLDs), which are anticipated to ...

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  16. New Domain '.sucks' Sparks DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... for comment. The controversy is focusing renewed attention on the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the closest thing the Internet has to a traffic cop. Icann says it approved the .sucks domain because no one objected. Now, it ...

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  17. GOP Wants Review of Internet Governance HandoverRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Roll Call

    ... Department, which manages the contract with the California group, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, said it would surrender the contract to a group of corporate executives, nonprofit Internet experts and government officials. ...

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  18. ICANN Testimony Could Impact DNS Stewardship TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The WHIR

    This week, a government committee convened to discuss the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , which, in light of some examples of some questionable behavior, is seeming in need of reforms before it should be entrusted with new responsibilities around the DNS root zone, IP addressing and protocol parameters. Last year, the Obama Administration and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced plans to transition oversight over the Internet's domain name system to ICANN .

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  19. ICANN sees privatization of Internet management soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | New Vision

    The head of the nonprofit group that oversees the world's Internet addresses expressed confidence Thursday that it would be privatized and out of US government control by year's end. Fadi Chehade's comments came despite criticism in the US Congress, where some lawmakers have resisted the plan to end Washington's key management role in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .

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  20. Milbank: The domain of "dot-sucks"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Denver Post

    ... through its contract with the California-based nonprofit ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers). Now, responding to growing international complaints because of the Edward Snowden affair, the feds are extricating themselves ...

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