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  1. Internet Overseer ICANN Breaks Up With U.S. GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers plans on parting ways with the U.S. government late next year. The not-for-profit, which is based in Los Angeles but has worldwide administrative roles over IP addresses, domain names, and "keeping the Internet secure, stable and interoperable," had an organizational meeting this week, and chief Fadi Chehade discussed his organization's future.

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  2. Internet naming to be freed from US oversightRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Aurora Era-Banner

    The supervision of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers would soon be transferred to a global multi-stakeholder community. Confirming readiness for a 'post US-government role', ICANN president and CEO Fadi Chehade said: "If we don't strive to improve our governance and accountability at all times, and especially this time, we will not gain and maintain the confidence of the world.

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  3. Internet agency to break free of US oversight by late next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... the group is on course to break free of US oversight late next year. Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) chief Fadi Chehade expressed his confidence in the move on Monday at the opening of the nonprofit organisation's meeting ...

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  4. Watching ICANN, denying hackers and controlling UAVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Federal Computer Week

    The United States will oppose any efforts to nationalize control of the Internet that might be proposed at an upcoming meeting of the U.N.'s International Telecommunication Union, Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker said in an Oct. 13 speech in Los Angeles. Addressing a meeting of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, Pritzker pledged to back the multi-stakeholder model for global Internet governance as the United States transitions out of a lead role in controlling the Internet Domain Name System the address book of the Internet.

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  5. At UN, India calls for action on twin digital dividesRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... Department of Commerce oversees the internet domain system through the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a California-based subcontractor. The domain system it coordinates is the tool that assigns internet addresses. The ...

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  6. Internet Caretaker ICANN To Escape US ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | [H]ard OCP

    Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers chief Fadi Chehade expressed his confidence in the move during a press briefing at the opening of the nonprofit organization's meeting this week in Los Angeles.

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  7. ICANN Approves Bulgaria's National Domain .BG in CyrillicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Sofia News Agency

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has approved the national domain of Bulgaria, the Ministry of Transport and Communications said, Tuesday. "Using the Cyrillic alphabet on the internet is a serious step towards the preservation of the Bulgarian language and the promotion of our cultural identity.

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  8. a Internet names caretaker discusses sliding out of US controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ICANN, the organization managing IP addresses for the internet, may be ready to become independent from the US government in a matter of months, its head announced at a conference. Members of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers gathered this week in Los Angeles for the organization's 51st conference.

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  9. Internet caretaker ICANN to escape US...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    The head of the private agency entrusted with running the Internet has said that the group is on course to break free of US oversight late next year. ICANN chief Fadi Chehade expressed his confidence in the move during a press briefing at the opening of the nonprofit organization's meeting this week in Los Angeles Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers chief Fadi Chehade expressed his confidence in the move during a press briefing at the opening of the nonprofit organization's meeting this week in Los Angeles.

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  10. BRIEF: Orlando Predators website drama over [Orlando Sentinel]Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... The league filed a complaint, claiming trademark infringement, with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a nonprofit organization responsible for regulating domain names, among other things. Both parties were able to present ...

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  11. US Government Says No Single Entity Or Nation Will Control The InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | TechCrunch

    The U.S. reiterated its stance in favor of a multistakeholder model for Internet governance today. Speaking before the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker said that the United States will "not allow the global Internet to be co-opted by any person, entity, or nation seeking to substitute their parochial worldview for the collective wisdom of this community."

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  12. Afilias Director Wins ICANN's 2014 Leadership AwardRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    October 13, 2014 - Global registry services provider Afilias congratulates Jonathan Robinson, Chairman of Afilias' Board of Directors, for receiving the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers 2014 Leadership Award for his contributions to the effectiveness of ICANN's multistakeholder model. According to ICANN: "Jonathan received the award in recognition of his devotion to the multistakeholder model, his extraordinary generosity of time, energy, knowledge and expertise, friendship and leadership, and his collegial leadership style that has increased civility and effectiveness within the community."

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  13. A better way to govern the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Hill

    A previously obscure nonprofit corporation that essentially governs the Internet - the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers - has featured prominently in recent news stories due to the U.S. Department of Commerce's plan to relinquish its key oversight role. Details of this transition will be high on the agenda as ICANN stakeholders meet in Los Angeles this week.

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  14. Canadian environmental activists win .eco domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | TreeHugger

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, decides who owns those letters after the dot in your internet address, and has been having a lawn sale. Commercial names are easy and expensive, but there is also a category that were defined as "community priority."

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  15. "Trade Matters" For BRICS In Africa, So Does Internet ConnectivityRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Intellectual Property Watch

    ... and growth, according to the Internet Society (ISOC) and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers Inc (ICANN), which organised a panel on 1 October on this issue . The panel was entitled, "Internet ecosystem development: lifting ...

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  16. States and corporations grab for reins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... Institute on April 4, 2014. The group has moved to center stage The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has gone from being behind the scenes tending to the task of managing website addresses to being center stage in a play ...

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  17. New .nyc domain name goes on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... the Internet. The body that loosely regulates the Internet, known as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, has been reviewing applications for new names since January 2012. "Domain names are 21st century real estate," ...

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  18. National association of realtors gains exclusive rights to .realestate domainRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... bid on the .realestate top-level domain to NAR, Inman.com reported. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) granted NAR the exclusive rights to the domain, giving it the same privilege to liberally use the domain as it does ...

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  19. In new world of domains, .anything goesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Politico

    ... site, which could lead to future offerings like catvideos.youtube. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a California-based nonprofit group that manages the domain-name system under a contract with the U.S. Commerce Department, is ...

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  20. Internet Society (ISOC) Latin America & Caribbean gathers regional tech experts in TrinidadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    ... session. The meeting will bring together representatives from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ( ICANN ), the Caribbean Telecommunications Union ( CTU ) and the T&T Network Information Centre ( TTNIC ). On the two-day agenda ...

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