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    Top 10 Myths About Civil Society Participation in ICANN
    On August 21st, 2009 with 0 comments
    The ICANN Board, led it appears by (at best) very poor staff work (and at worst...
    Section: Main > ICANN Staff and Structure

    Harold Feld Analogizes ICANN to a (Bad) Reality TV Show
    On July 24th, 2009 with 0 comments
    Harold Feld has written a strong contender for 'Best Blog Post About ICANN'. ...
    Section: Main > ICANN Staff and StructureBoard of Directors

    ICANN Is Still Up To Its Old Tricks
    On July 13th, 2009 with 0 comments
    Lest you get complacent about ICANN, here's evidence that the basic DNA remains...
    Section: Main > ICANN MeetingsICANN Staff and Structure

    9th Cir Revives .com Anti-Trust Case
    On June 5th, 2009 with 0 comments
    The 9th Circuit issued its ruling in Coalition for ICANN Transparency v....
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial DecisionsVerisign/NSI

    Urgent Action Needed to Increase Civil Society Participation
    On March 19th, 2009 with 0 comments
    Robin Gross writes "Call for Action: We need your comments to Support Civil...
    Section: Main > ICANN Staff and Structure

    Deeply, deeply flawed economic report and analysis
    On March 4th, 2009 with 2 comments
    GeorgeK writes "The reports and analysis by Dr. Dennis Carlton are deeply,...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Dynamic Network Services Vlogging at ICANN 34
    On March 4th, 2009 with 0 comments
    Joe Madden writes "Dynamic Network Services, based out of Manchester, NH, has...
    Section: Main > ICANN Meetings

    ICANN finally might appoint an ombudsman
    On February 23rd, 2009 with 6 comments
    ehasbrouck writes "A mysterious item has appeared on the Board meeting page in...
    Section: Main > Board of Directors

    Same Old, Same Old
    On January 8th, 2009 with 0 comments
    ICANN ignores Ed Hasbrouck because he's not very clubby. But I've yet to see a...
    Section: Main > Board of DirectorsWatchdogs

    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

    New NomCom Announced
    On November 18th, 2008 with 0 comments
    ICANN has announced the new NomCom Tricia Drakes - Chair Alan Levin -...
    Section: Main > NomCom

    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

    ICANN As Seen By an ISP
    On July 30th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Dreamhost is a major US-based ISP with a somewhat irreverant blogging style. ...
    Section: Main > RegistrarsLaugh (or Cry)

    ICANN Struggles With Transparency
    On July 24th, 2008 with 3 comments
    Milton Mueller at IGP in Does ICANN Still Keep Some Things Hidden?: ICANN has...
    Section: Main > Watchdogs

    LACTLD New General Manager
    On July 11th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "LACTLD (Latin American and Caribbean Association of ccTLDs)...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    ICANN Lets A Tiny Ray of Sunlight Into Selection of NomCom Chair
    On June 18th, 2008 with 0 comments
    As far as I can remember, this is a first, and a very welcome one: Call for...
    Section: Main > NomComICANN Does Good

    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

    .br Relaxes Registration Rules
    On May 6th, 2008 with 0 comments
    sk8master writes "On May 1, 2008, the Brazilian government organization that...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    Domain Sub-Letting Raises Hackles
    On April 30th, 2008 with 0 comments
    A Missouri college's decision to sub-let space on its .edu domain is drawing...
    Section: Main > .edu

    ICANN Preliminary Vote Against Domain Tasting
    On April 30th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "On April 17 ICANN voted to make their 20 cent per domain name...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    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)

    How many TLDs safely fit in the DNS?
    On April 9th, 2008 with 6 comments
    Simon Higgs writes "I recently came across the question "How many TLDs safely...
    Section: Main > The Big PictureRoot Servers

    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

    We're Back
    On March 10th, 2008 with 1 comments
    Sorry for the downtime. Our volunteer nameserver went down; we've switched to...
    Section: Main > ICANNWatch.org

    NAF Accused of Failure to Refund
    On February 18th, 2008 with 1 comments
    A consumer complaint has been filed with the Minnesota Attorney General's...
    Section: Main > Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP)

    ICANN Supports an End to Domain Tasting
    On January 31st, 2008 with 0 comments
    The ICANN Board voted last week to indicate support in principle for a change...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Is NSI FrontRunning?
    On January 8th, 2008 with 4 comments
    Numerous reports today (e.g. Slashdot, NSI Registers Every Domain Checked),...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIRegistrars

    Staff Draft of GNSO Report on Domain Tasting Posted
    On January 7th, 2008 with 0 comments
    The "GNSO Initial Report on Domain Tasting" has been posted for comment ...
    Section: Main > Registrars

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