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

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    .info Still Down, No ETA
    On October 3rd, 2001 with 15 comments
    "The registry is continuing to undergo its unscheduled maintenance. Testing is...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Meltdown: .info Registry Closes for Emergency Maintenance on Day 2
    On October 2nd, 2001 with 19 comments
    "Please note: Afilias is currently conducting maintenance on the registry, and...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .info Names Here Today, Gone Today
    On September 30th, 2001 with 22 comments
    dtobias writes "Afilias seems to be doing some testing and experimentation with...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    New TLD Schedules are Slip Slidin' Away...
    On September 27th, 2001 with 8 comments
    dtobias writes "The .info landrush names were supposed to go live at midnight...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Judge Threatens to Issue Smiley Case TRO: Blocks (Some) .biz Registrations
    On September 26th, 2001 with 7 comments
    I'm told by a usually reliable source that the Judge in the Smiley case today...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .info Names Begin Resolving
    On September 23rd, 2001 with 22 comments
    dtobias writes ".info names registered during the sunrise period (trademark...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    ICANN Strikes Back
    On September 19th, 2001 with 12 comments
    ICANN filed a strongly worded brief in the Smiley litigation over whether .biz...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    On September 19th, 2001 with 46 comments
    DomeBase writes "Afilias recently noted their "resolve to live up to both the...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Infighting at Afilias?
    On September 19th, 2001 with 23 comments
    The Register reports on infighting at Afilias in the wake of the sudden...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    AP Reports It's Still King .com
    On September 18th, 2001 with 14 comments
    Associate Press's Anick Jesdanun reports that people aren't exactly lining up...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    NameEngine Plea For Time
    On September 14th, 2001 with 9 comments
    Antony Van Couvering, the CEO of NameEngine, has sent out a plea to all...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Eprize Piles On to ‘.biz-Is-A-Lottery' Class Action
    On September 14th, 2001 with 4 comments
    On September 10, just before everyone's mind got turned to more important...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    WIPO Posts List of .Info Challenges
    On September 13th, 2001 with 5 comments
    plj writes "WIPO has begun to release the list of Sunrise Challenges for .Info....
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias 'Clarifies' .info Landrush Launch Schedule
    On September 12th, 2001 with 0 comments
    dtobias writes "Not much has been posted here lately -- I imagine other world...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    New TLD Registry Sites Slow to Update
    On September 10th, 2001 with 2 comments
    dtobias writes "The official websites of the new TLD registries can be termed...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias Abomination III, The New Class
    On September 10th, 2001 with 1 comments
    fnord writes "Or, How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the GAC.Some wondered...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    NeuLevel Drops Claim that ICANN Mandated .biz 'Lottery'
    On September 9th, 2001 with 4 comments
    Less than a month ago I speculated that Latest .biz Lawsuit May Help Define...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Another View of the .museum Contract
    On September 9th, 2001 with 12 comments
    Based on a very quick read (and that's all we get time for given they're about...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .museum Agreement Complete
    On September 9th, 2001 with 0 comments
    dtobias writes "All parts of the ICANN agreement for the sponsored TLD .museum...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Problems Completing .BIZ Applications...
    On September 9th, 2001 with 3 comments
    Ron_Bennett writes "I've received two series of emails from Neulevel within 24...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias .info abomination continues
    On September 8th, 2001 with 13 comments
    fnord writes "That mosh pit that passes for one of ICANN's open and transparent...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    More complaints about .BIZ
    On September 7th, 2001 with 4 comments
    An anonymous reader sent us a link to this MSNBC article, which relays...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .name Launch Schedule Officially Announced
    On September 6th, 2001 with 0 comments
    dtobias writes "The .name registry has issued a press release (dated tomorrow)...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    A Step Backward for .pro and .coop
    On September 6th, 2001 with 7 comments
    dtobias writes "In an ICANN page discussing the status of the new TLD...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    One company alone grabbed 1600 .info domains
    On September 6th, 2001 with 0 comments
    "simon" sent us a German-language article from Tirol Online, reporting that the...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias Director To Resign In Protest Over .info Sunrise 'Abomination'
    On September 6th, 2001 with 8 comments
    Robert F. Connelly, PSI-Japan's representative to Afilias (the .info...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias is cybersquatting
    On September 3rd, 2001 with 5 comments
    simon writes "Afilias, the company which introduced the .info Top Level Domain...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Top .INFO Registrant has over 200 Trademarks from a small sample set
    On September 2nd, 2001 with 2 comments
    bhavin writes "It seems An Owner by the name Plankenstein owns trademarks in...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .museum Reserved Domains Announced
    On September 1st, 2001 with 0 comments
    dtobias writes "In the slow but ongoing posting of the ICANN agreements for the...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    XTNS offers new gTLDs (sort of)
    On August 31st, 2001 with 127 comments
    XTNS, in partnership with RealNames, has launched a new batch of what they...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

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