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  1. Google Pays $25 Million to Add '.app' to '.soy' and '.how'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Google paid $25 million to control the ".app" top-level domain this week, according to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a non-profit group which maintains much of the technical plumbing of the Internet. The price is more than three times as much as the previous record for a new top-level domain, the $6.8 million paid by Dot Tech LLC in September for the ".tech" top-level domain.

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  2. Google Pays $25 Million For .App Web DomainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MediaPost

    ... than 100 names, many of which now are under its headquarters' wing. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has been auctioning off the different domains since June 2014. Google has been gobbling up names under Charleston ...

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  3. $25 Million is What Google Inc (GOOGL) Paid for the .app Web DomainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insider Monkey

    Google Inc has won the bid for the .app domains in the auction held by Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , the organization that controls the world's domain names, with $25,001,000 which is the highest one bid ever for any domain to date, BBC News reported today. There were 13 other companies that applied for the .app domain name such as Amazon.com.

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  4. Speeches: Keynote Address: U.S.- China Internet Industry ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    ... institutions, such as the Internet Engineering Task Force, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), and the World Wide Web Consortium. The openness and flexibility of these institutions ...

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  5. Google just paid a record $25 million for exclusive rights to the '.app' top-level domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechSpot

    ... the unnamed runner up reportedly offering at least $24.3 million. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has been gradually auctioning off a number of top-level domains since June 2014. Among the most notable ones so far are ...

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  6. Google Adds Mobile-Friendliness and Indexed Apps as Ranking FactorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Search Engine Watch

    ... for the price of approximately $25 million in an auction held by The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). The tech giant didn't disclose specific plans for the .app domain, the purchase will likely enable Google to better ...

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  7. Google banks on apps with $25m domain purchaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | TrustedReviews

    Google has shelled out a mega $25 million to purchase the .app website domain. The search engine giant managed to scoop the prize domain at an auction held by net authority Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .

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  8. From the Straits Times Archives: Net neutrality and how it affects youRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    ... treated in the future. The signal was clearly timed for the start of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) meeting in Singapore that began on Feb 9 after Mr Wheeler's announcement. "These bright-line rules," he declared, ...

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  9. US ruling on Net neutrality will have impact worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    ... treated in the future. The signal was clearly timed for the start of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) meeting in Singapore that began on Feb 9 after Mr Wheeler's announcement. "These bright-line rules," he declared, ...

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  10. ALG - Senators Sullivan and Nelson ask tough questions of NTIA at Internet governance hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NH Insider

    Legal authority to perform Internet Assigned Numbers Authority functions to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers and the global multistakeholder community questioned Feb. 25, 2015, Fairfax, Va.

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  11. Dem Senator: Net Neutrality Brings European Regulations To American NetworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Caller

    While taking part in a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday discussing Internet policy, Washington Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell characterized the FCC's aggressive net neutrality plan as "taking a step" toward European Internet regulation - one of the chief criticisms of those against the plan. On Tuesday morning the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing to discuss the Obama administration plan to transition control of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - which manages global Internet domain names and assigns Internet protocol addresses - to the global community.

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  12. Generic top-level domains - the evolution of trademark protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | JD Supra

    In early 2012 the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers received over 1,900 applications for unlimited generic top-level domains . Since then, over 325 new TLDs have launched with a total of 1,000 new TLDs anticipated.

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  13. House Republicans take one last swipe before FCC vote - Thune...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Politico

    ... is revisiting the administration's plan to relinquish oversight of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. While the House Energy and Commerce committee moved a bill last year that would hinder the administration's plans, Sen. John ...

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  14. The Tricky Issue Of Severing US "Control" Over ICANNRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PressReleasePoint

    One consequence of Edward Snowden's NSA leaks was the Obama administration's decision last year to give up power over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. ICANN controls domain names on a global basis, and has nothing to do with NSA surveillance.

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  15. Five Key Takeaways From ICANN 52 in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | JD Supra

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers recently concluded its first public meeting of 2015, held February 8-12 in Singapore.

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  16. Internet Domain .Insurance to Be Available By End of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Insurance Journal West

    The top-level Internet domain ".insurance" should be available to to the industry late this year, according to a financial services-backed organization that operates generic domains including ".bank." The group, fTLD, submitted an application to the domain-approval organization, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , in May 2012, seeking to operate the .insurance generic top-level domain.

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  17. FTLD Registry to operate .insurance domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Finextra Research news

    FTLD Registry Services, LLC has signed a contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers to operate the ".insurance" generic top-level domain. fTLD, which submitted a community-based application to ICANN in May 2012, anticipates ".insurance" will be available in late 2015.

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  18. African ICANN Delegates Call for More Help Bridging Digital DivideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Big News Network.com

    ... businesses, delegates from the continent said earlier this month at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) conference in Singapore. "We are in an information economy and the internet is the currency of that economy," ICANN ...

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  19. London 'Playboy' battles Hef for web domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to .ninja, have been made available since last year by the nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. Competition for popular words has led to bidding wars - the .tech domain sold for $6.7 million last year, according to Icann. ...

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  20. London - Playboy' Battles Hefner's Empire for Use of Web DomainRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Bloomberg

    ... to .ninja, have been made available since last year by the nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. Competition for popular words has led to bidding wars -- the .tech domain sold for $6.7 million last year, according to Icann. ...

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