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    Highlights of the ICANNWatch Archive
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    .pro Remains .proVisional
    On December 20th, 2003 with 7 comments
    As noted sardonically by Lextext, .Pro-bably Never, and painfully by Ambler,...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .name Registry hacked
    On November 30th, 2003 with 2 comments
    GeorgeK writes "The .name registry main website www.nic.name has been hacked,...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .INFO and .BIZ Zone Files Shrinking?
    On November 18th, 2003 with 7 comments
    CBJ writes "I haven't seen any comments on the apparent shrinkage of the .info...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .Name to drop personal name restriction
    On October 28th, 2003 with 3 comments
    Anonymous writes "ICANN approved the expansion of .name several months ago and...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    RegistryPRO to offer 2nd-Level Domains
    On October 27th, 2003 with 8 comments
    GeorgeK writes ".pro has yet to launch, but they're already making a major...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .name Webmail Harmed by Use of Anti-SiteFinder Patch
    On October 12th, 2003 with 2 comments
    The operator of the .name webmail services has writtent in to the Nanog mailing...
    Section: Main > New gTLDsVerisign/NSI

    .museum's Awfully Defensive Statement on Its Wildcard
    On October 7th, 2003 with 18 comments
    One of the reasons why the IAB was too honest to say "Wildcards bad, end of...
    Section: Main > New gTLDsVerisign/NSI

    kids.us is Now Live
    On September 4th, 2003 with 3 comments
    dmehus writes "According to a very brief NeuStar statement on the kids.us...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .name Opens Second Level for the First Time
    On August 26th, 2003 with 4 comments
    Hakon Haugnes writes "The Global Name Registry, the operator of the .NAME...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Tralliance in talks with New.net on .travel
    On August 12th, 2003 with 42 comments
    ehasbrouck writes "Airline cartel IATA seems to be caught in a dilemna with...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Twomey's new gTLD plan (not), and the .travel fix
    On August 1st, 2003 with 1 comments
    ehasbrouck writes "At Montreal, the ICANN board "resolved [03.113] that the...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    NeuLevel Antagonist Threatens .biz Registrants With Spam
    On July 21st, 2003 with 4 comments
    NeuLevel is circulating an advisory to registrars arising out of a dispute over...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    .travel, .aero, and new TLD's
    On July 21st, 2003 with 0 comments
    ehasbrouck writes "I submitted the following comments to the public forum at...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Registrar Reserved names in the .info Sunrise process
    On July 16th, 2003 with 14 comments
    JeffD writes "In its agreements with its Registrars, Afilias permitted...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Registrar for Dot Pro: Everything Must Go!
    On July 15th, 2003 with 5 comments
    Anonymous writes "The Trademark Blog (trademark.blog.us) has an interesting...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias - the Protector of Trademark Rights
    On July 13th, 2003 with 15 comments
    JeffD writes "Here is an interesting follow-up to my earlier posting regarding...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Analysis of .info Sunrise Registrations
    On July 8th, 2003 with 26 comments
    JeffD has written a fairly extensive, qualitative and quantitative, "Analysis...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    The Strange Disappearance of the New TLD Evaluation Process
    On June 29th, 2003 with 17 comments
    Richard_Henderson writes "The release of New TLDs in 2000 was designed as a...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Board favors more open sTLD process
    On June 26th, 2003 with 17 comments
    ICANN's draft RFP on adding new sponsored top-level domains was released (as...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    The Perils of Trying to Use a .NAME E-Mail Address
    On June 11th, 2003 with 6 comments
    dtobias writes "About a year ago I went completely "dot-com-free" with my...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    NeuLevel Stops Redirecting Non-existent .BIZ Domain Names
    On May 25th, 2003 with 8 comments
    dmehus writes "NeuLevel, Inc., the Registry Operator for .BIZ designated by...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Nonexistent .BIZ Addresses Redirected to Sleazy Sites
    On May 19th, 2003 with 29 comments
    dtobias writes "I don't know if it's an official Neulevel policy decision, or...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    RegistryPro Launches the Infamous "Sunrise Period" for .PRO
    On May 5th, 2003 with 24 comments
    dmehus writes "RegistryPro, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Register.com, Inc. and...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Auerbach Weighs in for gTLD Lotteries
    On April 5th, 2003 with 49 comments
    Lawrence Solum writes "Karl Auerbach has a new post on his blog entitled Why...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    sTLD Sponsors Violating Their Agreements
    On March 26th, 2003 with 2 comments
    ehasbrouck writes "The ICANN Public Forum in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, 26...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    gTLD Auctions website established
    On March 21st, 2003 with 5 comments
    Lawrence Solum writes: "gTLD-auctions.net has been established as a clearing...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Syracuse University White Paper on TLD additions
    On March 20th, 2003 with 11 comments
    A White Paper proposing an auction-based, scheduled procedure to add 40 new...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Suspicous .info Transactions?
    On March 10th, 2003 with 11 comments
    Anion writes "As pointed out by this post on the ICANN public comments forum,...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Registry Reports Posted on ICANN Site
    On February 23rd, 2003 with 2 comments
    dtobias writes "Many of the registry monthly reports from 2002, required to be...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Fascinating Bust Up on the Registrars' Mailing List
    On January 29th, 2003 with 1 comments
    Richard_Henderson writes "Michael Palage has been involved in a fascinating...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

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