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  • Karl Auerbach web site
  • Müller-Maguhn home
  • UDRPinfo.com;
  • UDRPlaw.net;
  • CircleID;
  • LatinoamerICANN Project
  • ICB Tollfree News

  •   At Large Membership and Civil Society Participation in ICANN  
  • icannatlarge.com;
  • Noncommercial Users Constituency of ICANN
  • NAIS Project
  • ICANN At Large Study Committee Final Report
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  • ICANN Membership Election site

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

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    Stories Comments Users Polls

    China announces 3 new TLDs
    On April 27th, 2005 with 12 comments
    ukryule writes "It seems the Chinese government has announced 3 new top level...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain NamesAlternate Roots

    NetSol: Transfer Away or We Delete your MDN
    On January 17th, 2004 with 6 comments
    Anonymous writes "see their e-mail:"On February 28, 2004, Network Solutions,...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain NamesRegistrars

    Punycode IDN now active for .com and .net
    On December 23rd, 2003 with 11 comments
    yggdrazil writes "I can't see that anyone has mentioned this, so I will: IDN...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Yahoo! to Buy 3721
    On November 20th, 2003 with 2 comments
    dmehus writes "Yahoo! is reportedly in final stage negotiations to acquire...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain NamesRegistrars

    Status of IDN for .com and .net
    On June 29th, 2003 with 1 comments
    yggdrazil writes "What is the status and plans ahead for IDN on .com and .net?...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    New idn-reg-policy Mailing List
    On March 24th, 2003 with 1 comments
    Noting that the relevant ICANN mailing list is closed, the Internet Mail...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    I-DNS: The Sleeping-Giant Issue at Rio
    On March 23rd, 2003 with 0 comments
    It has attracted very little attention and commentary, but ICANN's proposed...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Time to Hitch your XN-- to the Plow
    On February 11th, 2003 with 2 comments
    In the future, new IETF-approved multilingual domain name strings will be...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    IDN: Verisign Responds to IAB
    On February 9th, 2003 with 5 comments
    CapnB writes "ICANN have posted Verisign's response to the IAB critique...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    IAB Highly Critical of Verisign IDN Plan
    On January 27th, 2003 with 3 comments
    dpf writes "The IAB has heavily criticisd Verisign over their recent move to...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Internationalized Domains: The Babelization Factor
    On October 24th, 2002 with 0 comments
    AF writes "Pavel Chorbadzhiyski has an article at CircleID, entitled...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    VeriSign embarks on a Multilingual Strategy
    On June 12th, 2002 with 15 comments
    Anonymous writes "Imagine trying to distribute 500 Million clients and support...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Verisign Announces Internationalized Domain Names to be Added to TLD Zones
    On September 28th, 2001 with 12 comments
    dtobias writes "According to this message, Verisign's registry has announced...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    XTNS Launches Multilingual Internet Domains With Sunrise Period.
    On September 25th, 2001 with 40 comments
    XTNS writes "Pasadena based XTNS has launched the first fully multilingual...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    IDN working group report
    On August 29th, 2001 with 1 comments
    The ICANN Board committee on internationalized domain names (Katoh, Auerbach,...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    IETF Multilingual DN Project Hits Patent Snag
    On March 27th, 2001 with 1 comments
    CNN reports that the IETF's plan for multi-lingual domain names, which...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Arabic Internet Names Consortium (AINC) to Get Royal Welcome
    On March 27th, 2001 with 0 comments
    Jordan's King Abdullah II will inaugurate the Arabic Internet Names Consortium...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

    Making Facts
    On March 22nd, 2001 with 2 comments
    Silliconvalley.com reports that VeriSign will be offering additional Unicode...
    Section: Main > Multi-lingual Domain Names

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