domainincite.com Archives - 26 July 2014, Saturday

  • NYC picks Panama registrar for reserved names

    domainincite.com 24 Jul '14, 12pm

    NYC picks Panama registrar for reserved names ICANN looking for chief registrant advocate (but there’s a catch) ccTLD anger over IANA group “capture” Domain “slammer” finally gets suspended by ICANN .tk passes 25 million domains That’s all folks! Final gTLD app gets approved Dot-brand...

  • Just blogged: ICANN looking for chief registrant advocate (but there’s a catch) #icann

    ICANN looking for chief registrant advocate (but there’s a catch) |

    domainincite.com 23 Jul '14, 2pm

    ICANN looking for chief registrant advocate (but there’s a catch) Kevin Murphy , July 23, 2014, 14:11:02 (UTC), Domain Policy ICANN is looking for a Registrant Services Director — somebody to advocate for the rights of registrants within the organization. It’s a paid staff position, r...

  • ccTLD anger over IANA group “capture” |

    domainincite.com 23 Jul '14, 11am

    Given the criteria we had to balance, there were no ‘reserved’ seats for any one group. The fact is four seats only allowed us to ensure some – not all – of the criteria were met. The discussion was difficult and the outcome was not unanimous. We did, however, reach consensus. In pari...

  • “slammer” finally gets suspended by ICANN | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 21 Jul '14, 3pm

    Since at least 2009, ICANN has received numerous complaints from Registered Name Holders, registrars, and various ICANN Supporting Organizations and Advisory Committees regarding the business solicitation practices of Brandon Gray’s resellers. Such practices were not specifically proh...

  • .tk passes 25 million domains

    domainincite.com 21 Jul '14, 12pm

    That’s all folks! Final gTLD app gets approved Dot-brands get another year to sign ICANN contract New domain scam? ICANN issues vague warning Track all the popular new gTLD domains on DI .moscow beats .москва 22-to-1 in sunrise The top 35 most-popular new gTLD sites .co.com launch com...

  • That’s all folks! Final gTLD app gets approved |

    domainincite.com 21 Jul '14, 11am

    That’s all folks! Final gTLD app gets approved Dot-brands get another year to sign ICANN contract New domain scam? ICANN issues vague warning Track all the popular new gTLD domains on DI .moscow beats .москва 22-to-1 in sunrise The top 35 most-popular new gTLD sites .co.com launch com...

  • Dot-brands get another year to sign ICANN contract

    domainincite.com 16 Jul '14, 1pm

    Dot-brands get another year to sign ICANN contract Kevin Murphy , July 16, 2014, 13:22:12 (UTC), Domain Registries ICANN has offered dot-brand gTLD applicants the ability to delay the signing of their Registry Agreements until July 29, 2015, nine months later than under the former pro...

  • Update: ICANN has published examples of those bogus certificates. #icann #newgtlds

    New domain scam? ICANN issues vague warning

    domainincite.com 16 Jul '14, 1pm

    It has been brought to ICANN’s attention that some online entities have attempted to sell fraudulent “certificates”, which they claim are required to protect generic top-level domain names. The perpetuators of this scam threaten registrants on the protection service with the objective...

  • Track all the popular new gTLD domains on DI

    Track all the popular new gTLD domains on DI

    domainincite.com 15 Jul '14, 12pm

    Track all the popular new gTLD domains on DI .moscow beats .москва 22-to-1 in sunrise The top 35 most-popular new gTLD sites .co.com launch compares well to new gTLDs Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes ICM scraps free .xxx porn star offer, starts new one Slow start for .christm...

  • .moscow beats .москва 22-to-1 in sunrise | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 14 Jul '14, 4pm

    .moscow beats .москва 22-to-1 in sunrise Kevin Murphy , July 14, 2014, 16:18:19 (UTC), Domain Registries The concurrent sunrise periods of .moscow and .москва have unsurprisingly seen the Latin-script new gTLD trounce the Cyrillic version. There were 154 registrations in .moscow, acco...

  • The top 35 most-popular new gTLD sites

    domainincite.com 14 Jul '14, 1pm

    The top 35 most-popular new gTLD sites .co.com launch compares well to new gTLDs Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes ICM scraps free .xxx porn star offer, starts new one Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 Almost half of...

  • .co.com launch compares well to new gTLDs

    domainincite.com 10 Jul '14, 3pm

    .co.com launch compares well to new gTLDs Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes ICM scraps free .xxx porn star offer, starts new one Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 Almost half of registrars “deficient” in compliance a...

  • Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes

    domainincite.com 10 Jul '14, 11am

    Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes ICM scraps free .xxx porn star offer, starts new one Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 Almost half of registrars “deficient” in compliance audit ICANN puts porn gTLDs on hold for no ...

  • Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales

    domainincite.com 10 Jul '14, 9am

    Momentum offers free new gTLD show passes ICM scraps free .xxx porn star offer, starts new one Slow start for .christmas with under 500 sales Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 Almost half of registrars “deficient” in compliance audit ICANN puts porn gTLDs on hold for no ...

  • Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 08 Jul '14, 12pm

    Pinyin to beat IDN? .wang ready to overtake .在线 Almost half of registrars “deficient” in compliance audit ICANN puts porn gTLDs on hold for no good reason? US winemakers rebel against their government Democrat congressman sides with France on .wine .london predicts 50,000 landrush nam...

  • Almost half of registrars “deficient” in compliance audit | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 08 Jul '14, 11am

    We were one of the audited registrars who had been asked to fix deficiencies. These were however: 1) The same person was in one place listed with one e-mail address and in an other place with an other e-mail address (both of which would end up with that person). This needed to be chan...

  • ICANN puts porn gTLDs on hold for no good reason?

    domainincite.com 04 Jul '14, 8am

    The Committee engaged in a discussion concerning applications for several adult-oriented strings in the current round of the New gTLD Program, including .ADULT, .PORN, and .SEX. The applications propose to serve the same sector as the .XXX sponsored TLD. Staff noted that the applicati...

  • US winemakers rebel against their government

    domainincite.com 03 Jul '14, 12pm

    The three U.S. wineries that our colleagues in Europe have cited as being privy to the exchanges between the European wine industries and the applicants are, in fact, just three U.S. wineries. If I may emphasize, the United States has thousands and thousands of wineries who are quite ...

  • Democrat congressman sides with France on .wine

    domainincite.com 02 Jul '14, 6pm

    Democrat congressman sides with France on .wine .london predicts 50,000 landrush names The price of .bar was $100,000 to a school Bieber plug has no impact on .tattoo sales Unanimous support for new ICANN appeals process France slams ICANN after GAC rejects special treatment for .wine...

  • .london predicts 50,000 landrush names

    domainincite.com 01 Jul '14, 11am

    .london predicts 50,000 landrush names Kevin Murphy , July 1, 2014, 11:27:13 (UTC), Domain Registries Two months into its combined sunrise/landrush period Dot London Domains estimates it will end July with 50,000 applied-for names. A “projection based on current applications”, the num...

  • The price of .bar was $100,000 to a school

    domainincite.com 30 Jun '14, 7pm

    The price of .bar was $100,000 to a school Bieber plug has no impact on .tattoo sales Unanimous support for new ICANN appeals process France slams ICANN after GAC rejects special treatment for .wine GAC rejects multistakeholderism, tells ICANN to ignore the GNSO A million domains take...

  • Bieber plug has no impact on .tattoo sales #domains

    Bieber plug has no impact on .tattoo sales

    domainincite.com 30 Jun '14, 9am

    Bieber plug has no impact on .tattoo sales Unanimous support for new ICANN appeals process France slams ICANN after GAC rejects special treatment for .wine GAC rejects multistakeholderism, tells ICANN to ignore the GNSO A million domains taken down by email checks Four reasons Google ...

  • Unanimous support for new ICANN appeals process

    domainincite.com 30 Jun '14, 8am

    VeriSign supports NTIA’s March 14th, 2014 announcement. VeriSign supports NTIA’s four key principles. VeriSign Supports the bottom-up multistakeholder process that is now under way and that we have already been very much engaged. VeriSign supports the target date of September 2015 for...

  • France slams ICANN after GAC rejects special treatment for .wine

    domainincite.com 26 Jun '14, 10pm

    France slams ICANN after GAC rejects special treatment for .wine Kevin Murphy , June 26, 2014, 22:26:06 (UTC), Domain Policy France says that “ICANN is no longer the appropriate forum to discuss Internet governance” after it failed to win support from other governments for special pro...

  • GAC rejects multistakeholderism, tells ICANN to ignore the GNSO

    domainincite.com 26 Jun '14, 9pm

    we’re talking about names that are protected under international law and implemented in national legislation So, for example, if you go down Pride Street around the corner, you won’t find Red Cross Burgers. You won’t find Patisserie Croix Rouge in Paris anywhere, or in London, indeed,...

  • A million domains taken down by email checks

    domainincite.com 24 Jun '14, 2pm

    A million domains taken down by email checks Kevin Murphy , June 24, 2014, 14:34:25 (UTC), Domain Registrars Over 800,000 domain names have been suspended since the beginning of the year as a result of Whois email verification rules in the new ICANN Registrar Accreditation Agreement. ...

  • Four reasons Google Domains isn’t a Go Daddy killer |

    domainincite.com 24 Jun '14, 10am

    Four reasons Google Domains isn’t a Go Daddy killer Kevin Murphy , June 24, 2014, 10:09:45 (UTC), Domain Registrars Judging by DI’s traffic spike last night, there’s a lot of interest in Google Domains, Google’s forthcoming entry into the domain name registrar market. And judging by s...

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  • Shakeup coming as Google becomes a registrar, sells names at $12 with free privacy and email

    domainincite.com 23 Jun '14, 6pm

    I think Google will be wildly successful because of their distribution reach (should they choose to bring it to bear, as they did with Chrome), and their ancillary services such as Gmail, apps etc. I liken this phase to the rebuilding of Paris by Napoleon. Old dogmas, distribution, re...

  • No mention of .london at ICANN London

    domainincite.com 23 Jun '14, 1pm

    No mention of .london at ICANN London Kevin Murphy , June 23, 2014, 13:10:19 (UTC), Domain Registries The forthcoming .london gTLD didn’t get a look in during the opening ceremony of ICANN 50, held this morning in London. The host city gTLD’s complete absence from the two-hour event —...