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    Highlights of the ICANNWatch Archive
    (June 1999 - March 2001)

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    Transparency my [anatomical reference]
    On September 18th, 2009 with 0 comments
    SIL writes "Ah, ICANN up to old...
    Section: Main > ICANN Meetings

    AGP Limit Policy favors large Registrars
    On December 5th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "Many of you are already aware of ICANN's impending AGP Limits...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Trojan Horse in ICANN's proposals for new gTLDs
    On November 12th, 2008 with 0 comments
    GeorgeK writes "ICANN has posted draft contracts for new gTLDs. These contracts...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Russian Fed wants multilingual ccTLD
    On June 12th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Guy Faulconbridge of The Washington Post reports: Russian President Dmitry...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    The Registry double standard
    On May 25th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes: "ICANN is maintaining two standards, one for its customers...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    The Rise of a malicious resolution authority
    On May 13th, 2008 with 3 comments
    Jart writes "With an interest in Internet Security the recent research paper...
    Section: Main > Security

    Avast, Earthlink
    On April 24th, 2008 with 4 comments
    Ryan Singel, writing for WiReD's Threat Level weblog (can we please go back to...
    Section: Main > Laugh (or Cry)

    GoDaddy feels the heat
    On March 13th, 2008 with 0 comments
    GoDaddy pulled (but has since "pushed"?) the hosting plug on the website...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    WHOIS in a .name? It'll cost you to find out
    On October 9th, 2007 with 1 comments
    fnord writes "As Milton Meuller pointed out, the most recent attempt by the...
    Section: Main > Privacy

    Son of SiteFinder?
    On June 22nd, 2007 with 4 comments
    fnord writes "VeriSign is testing a new DNS redirection service in the US...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    On February 17th, 2007 with 2 comments
    Sigh...cybersquatting: it seems like so long ago. Unless you're a Polish poet,...
    Section: Main > Minor Memos

    ICANN - a toothless bulldog or what?
    On January 27th, 2007 with 3 comments
    Nobsany writes "ICANN IMHO is either a toothless bulldog or a group of...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    dot-XXX is FUD
    On January 27th, 2007 with 4 comments
    Seth_Finkelstein writes "I have a Guardian column opposing the .XXX domain. I...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Jamie Love on the IGF
    On November 7th, 2006 with 0 comments
    Consumer advocate extraordinaire has published a worthwhile writeup of the...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Microsoft is now an ICANN accredited registrar
    On November 4th, 2006 with 0 comments
    Patrick Mevzek writes "As you can see on...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    ICANN wants transparency and accountability input
    On October 16th, 2006 with 1 comments
    ehasbrouck writes: "ICANN today announced the opening of a new public comment...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN commented on the spamhaus.org issue.
    On October 16th, 2006 with 1 comments
    Chris writes "ICANN realise they don’t have the authority at last....
    Section: Main > ICANN Does Good

    Anti-spam Group Under Attack - Via ICANN
    On October 9th, 2006 with 4 comments
    jmason writes: "Spamhaus, the UK-based non-profit that runs the SBL and XBL...
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial Decisions

    ICANN again ducks questions on independent review
    On October 8th, 2006 with 2 comments
    ehasbrouck writes: "Statements by ICANN over the last two weeks suggest that...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN Autonomy by 2009?
    On October 2nd, 2006 with 0 comments
    aarons44 writes: "According to a report on Reuters, the new agreement says that...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Twomey on Congress independent review
    On September 23rd, 2006 with 1 comments
    [Headline fixed 27 Sept.] ehasbrouck writes "Kieren McCarthy, journalist and...
    Section: Main > USA Goverment Relations

    ICANN Strategy Committee
    On August 25th, 2006 with 2 comments
    Wolfgang writes: "Attached are my comments to ICANNs Presidential Strategy...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    VeriSign and the "myth" of "presumptive renewal"
    On October 28th, 2005 with 14 comments
    GeorgeK writes "ICANN has argued that VeriSign had them over a barrel because...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Turkey Abandons ICANN
    On July 3rd, 2005 with 14 comments
    John Palmer writes "A Top Level Domain (TLD) system has been launched in Turkey...
    Section: Main > Alternate Roots

    .eu goes live
    On April 29th, 2005 with 15 comments
    Bret Fausett spots it first: .eu is in the...
    Section: Main > .eu and Europe too

    Cerf: Hollywood 'really interested in' P2P
    On April 20th, 2005 with 16 comments
    Michael Geist’s ever-excellent BNA’s Internet Law News (ILN)...
    Section: Main > Unclassifiable (rare)

    VeriSign Sued for fraud and unfair competition
    On April 7th, 2005 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes: "Looks like VeriSign has more than one controversy on its...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    $369 later
    On April 7th, 2005 with 0 comments
    For a quick tour through certain byzantine byproducts of ICANN's fumbling...
    Section: Main > Laugh (or Cry)

    .net report out; public input disregarded in advance
    On March 29th, 2005 with 15 comments
    According to “an update on the selection of a successor operator for the...
    Section: Main > .net

    ITU director remarks on ICANN
    On March 29th, 2005 with 2 comments
    Slashdot points to an interview—billed as a “News.com” story...
    Section: Main > ITU

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