Tag Archives: icann
- The Red Wire: U.S. ICANN Withdrawal Upsets A Lot Of People
March 25, 2014
Late last week the Obama administration announced a plan to begin moving forward with the process of relinquishing the U.S. government’s formal control over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN - and the plan has upset a lot of people. The nonprofit corporation was founded in...
- Canada seizes PlatinumSB.com domain
February 5, 2013
Following a two-year investigation, police in Canada arrested Hells Angels’ member William Miller along with five other individuals connected with an online sports betting operation on Sunday. A total of $2.5m in cash was seized as a result of nine search warrants served on residences in the Greater Toronto Area...
- ICANN suffix handout includes a number of gambling firms
June 13, 2012
For domain name suffix experts, June 13 2012 has been in the diary for sometime as the day. Ever since the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) had announced that the gTLD domain suffixes would be expanded the ‘reveal day’ has been a time to get excited about....
- Brands gear up to apply for new internet domain names
January 11, 2012
As we edge closer to the breaking dawn of 12 January, hundreds of major brands all over the world are gearing up for the start of the Internet Cooperation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)'s three-month application phase for generic Top Level Domains (gTLD). In Layman’s terms, that means they...
- Gambling .Com’s Selling Well but No Longer Practical
October 19, 2011
Domain names are undoubtedly big business. Regardless of what industry you’re involved with, even if your operations are entirely offline, having the appropriate domain name is of paramount importance. So when it comes to the online gambling industry - an industry that relies on brand names and reputation - there...
- ICANN poised to approve new top level domains; 3M sues gambling sites
June 19, 2011
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the California-based non-profit that manages the world of internet domains, is poised to throw the internet’s doors open. On Monday in Singapore (Sunday night in North America), ICANN is expected to approve a dramatic expansion of the generic top-level domain (gTLDs)...
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