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|1521:|| Big Business Wants To Take My Domain Name|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss issues arising when the domain name holder has a name similar to the name of a big business. Who has the right to that name, and how will it be decided?"
|Domain Names||Oct 8, 2007|
|1522:|| Houston, we have a problem: The Dallas Cowboys "buy" Cowboys.com for $275.00?|
"What they thought was a winning bid of $275 was actually missing three zeroes to the right."
|Domain Names||Oct 19, 2007|
|1523:|| ICANN to Study if Whois Lookups Are "Monitored"|
"When the domain name of interest for which an availability check is made is registered shortly after such a check, the individuals making the availability check may reasonably assume that the organization operating the web site or service they used to determine the availability of the name preemptively registered the name."
|Domain Names||Oct 24, 2007|
|1524:|| Brewer Disputes With Real Sam Adams|
"The Boston brewers of Sam Adams beer objected when they learned that a mayoral campaign here included Web sites invoking the name of their product."
|Domain Names||Oct 29, 2007|
|1525:|| Vint Cerf Steps Down From ICANN|
"Vint Cerf, one of the founding fathers of the internet, is stepping down from his role as the chairman of its oversight committee to focus on writing books, advocacy and his job at Google Inc."
|Domain Names||Oct 29, 2007|
|1526:|| Whois May Be Scrapped to Break Deadlock|
"Nonetheless, some privacy advocates are proposing scrapping the system entirely because they can't agree with the people who use the system on how to give domain name owners more options when they register, individuals shouldn't have to reveal personal information simply to have a Web site."
|Domain Names||Oct 30, 2007|
|1527:|| ICANN Wants To Speed Up Internationalized Domain Name Development|
"The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers will speed development of country-coded top-level domains and local-language scripting, the group announced Wednesday at the Internet Governance Forum in Rio de Janeiro."
|Domain Names||Nov 15, 2007|
|1528:|| Dell Targets Cybersquatters In Court|
"Personal computer giant Dell Inc. is pursuing a major "cybersquatting" lawsuit against several companies that buy and sell Web site addresses, alleging that the entities earned millions of dollars from Internet traffic intended for Dell and dozens of other Fortune 500 companies."
|Domain Names||Nov 29, 2007|
|1529:|| Network Solutions Defends Claims of Domain Front Running|
"We have started protecting all domain name searches at Network Solutions by holding the searched domains for our customers for a short period of time before releasing them. This gives our customers the opportunity to register names later without fear that the name will be registered by a 'Front Runner.'"
|Domain Names||Jan 9, 2008|
|1530:|| Does Google Prefer .com , .net , .org Over .biz?||Domain Names||Jan 12, 2008|
|1531:|| Google to End Domain Tasting?|
"Rumor going around saying Google will stop monetizing all domains if they are less then five days old."
|Domain Names||Jan 25, 2008|
|1532:|| Handling a Domain Name Dispute Without a Lawyer||Domain Names||Jan 29, 2008|
|1533:|| ICANN Moves To Stop Domain Tasting|
"ICANN votes to make the domain fee payable on all domains regardless of whether they are deleted within the five day grace period."
|Domain Names||Jan 30, 2008|
|1534:|| co.uk Plural Domain Goes for $1M - Buyer Already Had the Singular|
"The sum shatters the previous record for a .co.uk domain of $300,000, paid in October last year."
|Domain Names||Feb 7, 2008|
|1535:|| ICANN Ponder Feasibility of TLDs .exe and .pdf|
"ICANN is considering the impact of introducing TLDs with common filenames, such as .exe, .pdf, .mp3, etc."
|Domain Names||Feb 15, 2008|
|1536:|| ICANN: Domain Front Running Generally "Misunderstandings"|
"The committee said the 120 claims of "domain name front running" it reviewed generally resulted from misunderstandings about how the domain name industry works."
|Domain Names||Feb 17, 2008|
|1537:|| Is The New .ASIA TLD Going To Be Better Than .COM||Domain Names||Feb 24, 2008|
|1538:|| Network Solutions and ICANN Sued Over Front Running|
"Network Solutions has forced millions of people to buy Internet domain names from them instead of cheaper competitors through a scheme that's netted the firm millions of dollars, a federal class action lawsuit filed today by Kabateck Brown Kellner, LLP states. ICANN, whose policies facilitate the scheme, is also named in the suit, filed in U.S. District Court, Central District of California."
|Domain Names||Feb 27, 2008|
|1539:|| How Do You Analyze or Deal With Domain Trademark Issues?|
Members discuss how to avoid trademark issues when registering domain names.
|Domain Names||Mar 12, 2008|
|1540:|| .com and .net Fees Set To Rise In October|
"Fees for using two of the most common suffixes for Internet addresses are going up for a second consecutive year."
|Domain Names||Apr 3, 2008|
|1541:|| ICANN Advisory: Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Updated|
"Registrars are prohibited from denying a domain name transfer request based on non-payment of fees for pending or future registration periods during the Auto-Renew Grace Period..."
|Domain Names||Apr 11, 2008|
|1542:|| Profiting from NPOs? - PIR Increases .Org Registry Fee 10% Without Comment|
"Wholesale fees for Internet addresses ending in ".org" will increase 10 percent Nov. 9"
|Domain Names||May 12, 2008|
|1543:|| ICANN Notifies Top Web Spam Registrars|
"ICANN has sent enforcement notices and notices of concern to certain registrars, including those reported this week as being the registrars for the majority of websites advertised in spam emails."
|Domain Names||May 29, 2008|
|1544:|| 2008 Domain Strategy; Time to Let Them Expire!|
"The economic downturn is creating domain aftermarket buying oppotunities, just like 2002-2003, following the Dot Com bubble."
|Domain Names||June 2, 2008|
|1545:|| Russia's New President Medvedev Wants Cyrillic Internet Domain|
"Russian President Dmitry Medvedev called for Russia to be assigned an Internet domain name in the Cyrillic script on Wednesday as part of a Kremlin drive to promote Russian as a global language."
|Domain Names||June 12, 2008|
|1547:|| ICANN Votes This Week on New Domain Extensions|
"If the proposal is accepted by ICANN's board then almost any extension that is 64 characters or less could be used"
|Domain Names||June 24, 2008|
|1548:|| New Domain Extensions Get ICANN Approval|
"Under the new plans, domain names can be based on any string of letters."
|Domain Names||June 26, 2008|
|1549:|| WIPO Orders Transfer of Narnia Domain|
"A Scottish schoolboy must surrender a Web address tied to the Narnia fantasy world, which his father said was a birthday present, after a ruling by a United Nations arbitrator, an official report said on Thursday."
|Domain Names||July 25, 2008|
|1550:|| ICANN Releases Tools Related to Domain Name Vulnerability|
"It has also prepared an FAQ and online domain testing tool to raise awareness of the problem, and to encourage network operators to rectify or update their servers."
|Domain Names||Aug 7, 2008|
|1551:|| Afilias Propose Release of Premier .info Domains|
"Afilias have just submitted an application for a New Registry Service, to be allowed to allocate domains to qualified people who will enhance the .INFO brand."
|Domain Names||Aug 29, 2008|
|1552:|| Verisign: Domain Registrations Continue to Grow|
"At the midpoint of 2008, there were 168 million domain name registrations across all of the Top Level Domain Names (TLDs)."
|Domain Names||Sept 16, 2008|
|1553:|| Return of the $.99 .Info Domain|
"Seeing the re-emergence of 99 Cent .Info domains there is only one conclusion to draw..."
|Domain Names||Sept 16, 2008|
|1554:|| Cybersquatting Amidst Bank Mergers|
"Internet addresses corresponding to recent bank mergers are already being hoarded and sold online."
|Domain Names||Sept 18, 2008|
|1555:|| DirectI Suspends 175,000 Domains for Abuse||Domain Names||Oct 24, 2008|
|1556:|| eNom Phishing Emails|
"Just a heads up that I'm seeing an extremely large-scale phishing attack against enom underway at the moment."
|Domain Names||Oct 29, 2008|
|1557:|| ICANN Terminates EstDomains, Inc. Registrar Agreement||Domain Names||Oct 30, 2008|
|1558:|| ICANN makes another attempt at Tiered Pricing for Domain Names|
ICANN has posted draft contracts for new gTLDs. This would re-open the issue of tiered pricing for domains that the registry operators lost 2 years ago due to public outcry.
|Domain Names||Nov 10, 2008|
|1559:|| Verizon Wins $33.2 Million In Largest Cybersquatting Award|
"Verizon Communications Inc. said it has been awarded $33.2 million in what it called the largest cybersquatting case, as a San Francisco firm registered Internet domain names Verizon said could be confused with ones held by the telecommunications giant."
|Domain Names||Dec 27, 2008|
|1560:|| Do Domain Names Even Matter Anymore?||Domain Names||Jan 1, 2009|