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  1. This .Sucks: The Newest New gTLDRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    Two years ago, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , the organization that runs the Internet, launched a controversial program to expand the number of top-level domain names . Until recently, the real estate on the Internet was confined to traditional TLDs like .com, .net and .org; country code TLDs like .fr for France and .es for Spain; and a small number of sponsored TLDs like .xxx for adult entertainment and .aero for the airline industry.

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  2. An Ounce of Prevention: Act Now with ".sucks" Registration OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    As many brand owners may know, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers recently approved the .sucks gTLD. The Sunrise period for trademark owners to register .sucks domain names containing their trademarks begins on March 30, 2015; the general availability period begins on June 1, 2015.

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  3. No foolin' Actual news can be stranger than fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... Looking for a domain name to really make an online statement? The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has approved for sale .SUCKS. But don't expect to get chickfila.sucks for a song. Vox Populi Registry owns exclusive rights to sell ...

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  4. This .Sucks: The Newest New gTLDRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Two years ago, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , the organization that runs the Internet, launched a controversial program to expand the number of top-level domain names . Until recently, the real estate on the Internet was confined to traditional TLDs like .com, .net and .org; country code TLDs like .fr for France and .es for Spain; and a small number of sponsored TLDs like .xxx for adult entertainment and .aero for the airline industry.

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  5. What do Harvard, Microsoft and Taylor Swift have in common? An aversion to porn, apparentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The San Jose Mercury News has reported that Harvard University as well as a handful of celebrities and household brands have been quietly acquiring Internet domain names as a preemptive measure against online pornography vendors. The newspaper said the moves were triggered by a decision announced by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers to expand its roster of domain-name suffixes beyond the traditional .com or .edu used by online vendors and organizations.

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  6. How Donuts Is Playing a Big Role in the New gTLD EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | CNet News

    ... period, there is a list of names that are currently blocked due to an Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) policy on something known as name collisions . A domain name collision occurs when a publicly reachable top-level ...

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  7. New top level domains and the great Internet gold rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | TechnoLlama

    ... .porn or .adult domain names, do not worry, they are new. In 2011, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved a program allowing the expansion of the generic top level domain names (gTLDs) from the well-known few (.com, ...

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  8. While You Were Offline: Some One Direction Punk Just Ruined the Whole WorldRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Wired

    ... the entertainment industry. What Really Happened: Starting June 1, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers will expand the number of generic top-level domains (or gTLDs) available to the public-meaning that .com and .net will be ...

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  9. Filing Fee for .sucks Top-Level Domain Names Really Sucks for Brand OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | JD Supra

    ... the new generic top-level domain (gTLD) program administered by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the number of top-level domains available has greatly expanded, including generic terms that identify a variety of ...

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  10. Harvard reserves harvard.porn domain to protect its nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Boston.com

    ... Educause, a nonprofit that monitors the higher education industry. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which regulates the suffixes, releases new domains for registries to sell each month. ICANN was in charge of setting up the ...

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  11. The Launch Of .Porn & .Adult TLDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Supra

    In 2011, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers made waves by approving the first adult entertainment industry-specific top-level domain , ".XXX," administered by the ICM Registry. At that time, many brand owners sought to protect their trademarks from cybersquatters on the .XXX registry by obtaining .XXX domain name registrations for one or more of their trademarks before the registry opened to the general public during the sunrise period.

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  12. Taylor Swift, Microsoft among those buying up .porn suffixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... move before those domain names become available this summer. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, is making Internet address suffixes beyond the usual .com or .org available for people and businesses to use. NEW YORK - ...

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  13. Taylor Swift not taking any dot-com chancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Business Insurance

    ... of June 1, when many new domain suffixes become available. The nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which oversees Internet domains, has allowed select brands and celebrities the opportunity to purchase domain names during ...

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  14. Risk Management a Taylor Swift not taking any dot-com chances a pop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Business Insurance

    ... of June 1, when many new domain suffixes become available. The nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which oversees Internet domains, has allowed select brands and celebrities the opportunity to purchase domain names during ...

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  15. Dyn's Andrew Sullivan Named Chair Of The Internet Architecture BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PRWeb

    ... hold various roles within Internet organizations, including the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG), and the Messaging Anti-Abuse Working Group (MAAWG). "We are fortunate to ...

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  16. Fight breaks out over '.doctor' websitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Hill

    Domain registry company Donuts is opposing a restriction handed down by the international body overseeing some technical functions of the Internet - known as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - that would limit who is able to register a website that ends in ".doctor" instead of .com or .net. But "the term 'doctor' is pretty broad and has a lot of uses," said Jon Nevett, a co-founder and executive vice president at Donuts, which sells domain names with endings beyond the traditional .coms and .nets.

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  17. Registration with ICANN's Trademark Clearinghouse a Necessity for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | jdsupra.com

    ... their trademark with the Trademark Clearinghouse operated by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN"). Accordingly, action is needed to ensure an IHE can register ".college" domains that correspond with its trademarks. ...

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  18. Taylor Swift Keeps Her Name Clean, Buys Up Dirty Domain NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... trolls. According to a recent CNN Money article, nonprofit organization Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers recently expanded its number of generic top-level domains (gLTDs) to include more than just your typical domain urls like ...

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  19. Celebrities and corporations alike rush to secure online porn suffixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | South China Morning Post

    ... move before those domain names become available this summer. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or Icann, is making internet address suffixes beyond the usual .com or .org available for people and businesses to use. While some ...

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  20. Time To Reform ICANN For Real AccountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Daily Caller

    Despite considerable congressional opposition to the move, the Obama administration is still not backing away from its announcement it will be cutting ICANN loose from its last remaining moorings sooner rather than later. Formally known as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the group is still tied to the United States - which, after all, not only invented the Internet but gave it to the world - by a contract with an otherwise obscure agency within the United States Department of Commerce.

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