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


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    Failed ICANN Must Be 'Discontinued'
    On March 19th, 2002 with 5 comments
    David J. Farber, Peter G. Neumann, and Lauren Weinstein, three heavyweights of...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Provide Input: U.S. NAS Study on DNS and Internet Navigation
    On March 3rd, 2002 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "The National Academy of Sciences has issued an invitation for...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    War of the Worldviews
    On March 1st, 2002 with 3 comments
    RIPE has drafted a short response to the putsch proposed by ICANN CEO M. Stuart...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Expiring names: ICANN's Grace and Redemption
    On February 15th, 2002 with 2 comments
    fnord writes "Bemused ICANNWatchers may recall my rant regarding the (mis)use...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    “Users” vs. “Providers” in the DNSO
    On February 3rd, 2002 with 2 comments
    Forget about the trademark battles that used to define the spectrum of ICANN...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    630,000 Users Can't Be Wrong
    On January 21st, 2002 with 11 comments
    The Boston Globe is reporting that AT&T Broadband is forcing upwards of...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    A Breath of Fresh Air
    On January 15th, 2002 with 13 comments
    The BBC online has run an interesting article today which departs markedly from...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN's New Year's Resolutions
    On January 4th, 2002 with 2 comments
    It wouldn't be ICANN if they weren't developed in secret and a bit behind...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Froomkin and Lemley on ICANN's antitrust problem: a must-read
    On December 20th, 2001 with 74 comments
    Michael Froomkin (who, in his day job, is a law professor at Miami) and Mark...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    EU and ITU check on ICANN
    On December 13th, 2001 with 9 comments
    pamolau writes "The European Commission and the International Telecommunication...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    How to Avoid Complying with ICANN's ByLaws
    On November 30th, 2001 with 3 comments
    joannalane writes "ICANN's behavior follows in that fine old American...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    The XXX-piring Namespace - More Semantic Attacks
    On October 28th, 2001 with 15 comments
    fnord writes "For a year or so I've noticed a pattern of news stories, both...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    When Semantics Attack
    On October 21st, 2001 with 19 comments
    fnord writes "The recent report, apparently from CNN, of pop music star Britney...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN, DNS & The Tower Of Babel
    On September 24th, 2001 with 2 comments
    SimonHiggs writes "Readers should be forewarned that to fully understand this...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Economist Magazine Speculates About Using Whois to Collect Taxes
    On September 22nd, 2001 with 7 comments
    This week's issue of the Economist carries an article speculating about the use...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    The Real ICANN?
    On September 7th, 2001 with 4 comments
    To boil the frog, remember, you put it into cold water and then turn up the...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    How ICANN Policy Is Made (II)
    On September 5th, 2001 with 7 comments
    A lot of people have been emailing to ask what we think about the .au...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Why Niche TLDs May Actually Break The Dot-Com Mindset Better than Open TLDs
    On September 2nd, 2001 with 9 comments
    dtobias writes "There's been a lot of heated debate in forums such as this...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Expanding Whois
    On August 20th, 2001 with 9 comments
    arttworks writes "The foundation of internet navigation is insecure, rotten and...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    A Modest Proposal from Brad Templeton
    On July 11th, 2001 with 4 comments
    EFF Chairman of the Board (and .com publishing pioneer) Brad Templeton has...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    TLD Collisions as Nuclear War
    On June 5th, 2001 with 1 comments
    Thomas Roessler has posted to the ICANN-Europe list a very thought-provoking...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Slashdot Asks Whether ICANN is Legitimate
    On May 31st, 2001 with 0 comments
    Slashdot is running a thread that begins with the following question:"After...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Domain policy list alternative available
    On May 24th, 2001 with 5 comments
    pappas writes "On March 20 of 1999, when I learned about the radical changes to...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN and science fiction.
    On May 22nd, 2001 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "====Science Fiction==== The U.S. Department of Commerce has...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    The ICANN Movie Part 2
    On May 21st, 2001 with 1 comments
    Anonymous writes "[The Merrie Prankster behind the ICANN Movie is back with...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Biggest Domain Squatters are the Registrars
    On May 20th, 2001 with 3 comments
    Anonymous writes "After a domain name expires, it does not immediately become...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Busy with the root
    On May 10th, 2001 with 0 comments
    You may remember that back in July 2000 the ICANN Board gave staff the go-ahead...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    Markle Foundation Appoints New Head of Internet Governance Project
    On May 6th, 2001 with 0 comments
    Frequent ICANN and ICANN-study funder the Markle Foundation has announced the...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    ICANN and the Academie Francaise
    On April 27th, 2001 with 1 comments
    A few weeks ago, on one of the ICANN-related lists, Roeland Meyer made an...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    'Tales from the Crypt'
    On April 24th, 2001 with 0 comments
    Anonymous sent in a rant, which I've reformatted and reorganized a bit for...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

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