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  • 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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    Highlights of the ICANNWatch Archive
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    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

    From the corridors of Luxembourg
    On July 14th, 2005 with 3 comments
    Vint Cerf thinks I'm "pessmistic". Vint's and Paul Twomey's spin on the US NTIA...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    VeriSign Announces Faster Updates for .com and .net
    On July 9th, 2004 with 11 comments
    VeriSign announced it will update the .com and .net zones "every few seconds"...
    Section: Main > Root ServersVerisign/NSI

    Where Did the .root TLD Come From?
    On March 8th, 2004 with 26 comments
    Karl Auerbach's Cavebear Blog asks a question I'd like to know the answer to:...
    Section: Main > Alternate RootsRoot Servers

    IAB criticizes Versign's sitefinder
    On September 22nd, 2003 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "The IAB has come down against using wildcards in a zone...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIRoot Servers

    ICANN Plans to Operate a Hidden Root Server
    On June 27th, 2003 with 3 comments
    NetWizard writes "From the IAB minutes comes the following tidbit: "As noted...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    'Parturiunt Montes Nascitur Ridiculus Mus'
    On March 20th, 2003 with 2 comments
    The very very much delayed ICANN CRADA reports have surfaced, sort of. Seems...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    Lead Scientist Responds to Questions on Root Server Findings
    On February 27th, 2003 with 3 comments
    AF writes "In this special CircleID interview with Duane Wessels, president of...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    K Root Server Drops BIND for NSD
    On February 25th, 2003 with 3 comments
    As noted at slashdot, the K-root server has announced that it is switching to...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    RIPE Ready to Anycast Too
    On February 17th, 2003 with 5 comments
    Stephane Bortzmeyer posted a note to the GA list noting that "ISC is not the...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

    F Root Server to Be Mirrored
    On February 10th, 2003 with 3 comments
    In a move that presumably makes denial of service attacks against root servers...
    Section: Main > Root Servers

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