Results for ‘ICANN’

It’s .PARTY time! The new .PARTY domain ending launches today
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Famous Four Media is pleased to announce the general release of its .PARTY domain ending. In 2013, ICANN the body that oversees domain names on the Internet embarked on a massive program of change opening up...

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Global Internet Stakeholders to Convene in Singapore for ICANN’s 52nd Public Meeting
Friday, February 6th, 2015  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will convene its 52nd Public Meeting in Singapore, from February 9th to 12th. The meeting will bring together stakeholders from around the globe to discuss what the...

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ICANN Suffers Spear Phishing Attack
Monday, December 22nd, 2014  
NEWS ICANN is the “Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers“ – essentially the domain registrar for the world wide web. If you want a web domain you get it from them. It’s been reported that they have suffered a spear...

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ICANN Finds Strategic Program Partner in INOC
Monday, May 12th, 2014  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) –  INOC, a 24×7 Network Operations Center (NOC) and global provider of NOC monitoring, reporting and support services, announces today a strategic partnership with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), in which INOC will...


U.S. Government to Relinquish Control Over Internet in 2015
Monday, March 17th, 2014  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – On Friday the U.S. government announced that it intends to relinquish its control of the Internet to the “global multistakeholder community.” According to a press releases from the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration,...

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9 New gTLDs Including .bike Hit the Web
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – New domain suffixes approved through ICANN’s groundbreaking gTLD expansion are beginning to hit the web. According to a BBC report on Tuesday, nine new TLDs including the likes of .guru, .bike, .singles are all online. The...


ICANN Begins New TLD Rollout
Friday, October 25th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – A new era in web domains has begun. On Wednesday, internet authority ICANN, otherwise known as the “Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers,” announced that it had delegated the first new generic TLDs. The move...


ICANN: Dotless Domains a Bad Idea
Monday, August 19th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – You probably weren’t aware that the concept existed in the first place, but internet authority ICANN has moved against what it calls “dotless domains.” The organization has labeled them “harmful,” noting they “will not work as...


.pw Registry is First TLD to Adopt the URS
Tuesday, July 30th, 2013  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – The .pw Registry is pleased to announce its adoption of ICANN’s latest rights protection mechanism, the Uniform Rapid Suspension (URS). By doing so, the .pw Registry becomes the first TLD to adopt the newest rights protection...


I2Coalition to Attend ICANN Meeting in Durban
Wednesday, July 10th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The Internet Infrastructure Coalition, an organization providing an integral voice for the web hosting community on internet-related issues, announced its intention to attend the upcoming ICANN meeting in Durban, South Africa. The event is set to...

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