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Members News

(.ir IRNIC)
14 November 2014 RIPE NCC meeting in Tehran

http://www.nic.ir/
 
(.sg)
APTLD is Recruiting a General Manager

http://www.nic.net.sg/news/aptld-recruiting-general-manager
 
Domain name and email programme by Exabytes

http://www.nic.net.sg/news/domain-name-and-email-programme-exabytes
 
(.wf AFNIC)
Welcome to Afnic, Secretary of State Lemaire!

http://www.afnic.fr/en/about-afnic/news/general-news/8473/show/welcome-to-afnic-secretary-of-state-lemaire-2.html
 
Afnic at the 4th International Domain Name Conference on Nov. 19th and 20th

http://www.afnic.fr/en/about-afnic/news/general-news/8464/show/afnic-at-the-4th-international-domain-name-conference-on-nov-19th-and-20th-1.html
 
(Russia.ru РФ)
ANDREI KOLESNIKOV: THE RUSSIAN INTERNET CANNOT BE COMPROMISED

http://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=6236
 
COLLISION BLOCKS END FOR NEW GTLDS

http://cctld.ru/en/news/digest/detail.php?ID=6238
 
(Neustar)
Neustar Named #6 on Daily Worth’s List of 25 Best Companies for Women

http://www.neustar.biz/blog/neustar-named-number-6-of-25-best-companies-for-women
 
Dodging the Fiery Flames: Four Ways for Retail Security to Minimize DDoS and Online Fraud

http://www.neustar.biz/blog/dodging-the-fiery-flames-four-ways-for-retail-security-to-minimize-ddos-and-online-fraud
 
(Netnod)
Nurani Nimpuno selected to the RIPE CRISP Team

http://www.netnod.se/nurani-nimpuno-selected-ripe-crisp-team


Others

Group Announces Certificate Authority to Encrypt the Entire Web, Lunching in 2015
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141118_group_announces_certificate_authority_to_encrypt_the_entire
_web/

 
IAB Urges Developers to Encrypt by Default

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141117_iab_urges_developers_to_encrypt_by_default/
 
ISOC Will Not Participate in NETmundial Initiative

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141116_isoc_will_not_participate_in_netmundial_initiative/
 
German Court Holding Domain Registrar Responsible for Its End User Actions

http://www.circleid.com/posts/german_court_holding_domain_registrar_responsible_for_its_end_user_
actions/

 
Obama Urges FCC to Treat the Internet As a Utility

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141110_obama_urges_fcc_to_treat_the_internet_as_a_utility/
Internet of Things Market Expected to Reach $3.04 Trillion, 30B Connected Things in 2020
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141110_internet_of_things_market_expected_to_reach_3_trillion_
dollars/

 
Nominations For Board of Public Interest Registry (Operator of .ORG) Close Nov 24

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141119_nominations_for_board_of_public_interest_registry_operator/
 
Measuring the Pulse of Our Networked Society

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141118_measuring_the_pulse_of_our_networked_society/
 
Cable & Wireless US$3B Deal to Acquire Columbus Exposes Vulnerabilities in Caribbean Telecom
Sector

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141118_cable_wireless_deal_to_acquire_columbus_exposes_vulnera
bilities/

 
Content – The Next Regulatory War Zone

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141117_content_the_next_regulatory_war_zone/
 
Anti-Cybersquatting Lessons from IP Strategy

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141117_anti_cybersquatting_lessons_from_ip_strategy/
 
Government of Quebec Ends Its Participation in .Quebec TLD Days Before Launch

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141116_government_of_quebec_ends_participation_in_quebec_tld/
 
New .WINE and .VIN Are Now Political Tools

http://www.circleid.com/posts/2014114_new_wine_and_vin_are_now_political_tools/
Combating Counterfeit and Substandard ICT Devices
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141114_combating_counterfeit_and_substandard_ict_devices/
 
Why We Don’t “Stick to Our Knitting”: auDA’s Role in the Internet Governance Landscape

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141113_why_we_dont_stick_to_our_knitting_auda_role_in_internet_
governance/

 
Does the Internet Need “Governance”?

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141113_does_the_internet_need_governance/
 
The EFF and Hanlon’s Razor

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141112_the_eff_and_hanlons_razor/
 
Domain Name Abuse Is a 4 Letter Word

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141112_domain_name_abuse_is_a_4_letter_word/
 
If It Doesn’t Exist, It Can’t Be Abused

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141112_if_it_doesnt_exist_it_cant_be_abused/
 
GTLDs Valuation Components That You Must Not Overlook

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141111_gtlds_valuation_components_that_you_must_not_overlook/
 
U.S. Court Overrules Attempt to Seize Iran’s, Syria’s and North Korea’s Domains

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141113_us_court_overrules_attempt_to_seize_iran_syria_north_korea
_domains/

 
LogicBoxes Announces Automation Solutions for ccTLD

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141119_logicboxes_announces_automation_solutions_for_cctld/
 
ccTLDs Might Be Property

http://www.circleid.com/posts/20141113_cctlds_might_be_property/
 
“Cyberflight” rules coming to UDRP next July

http://domainincite.com/17694-cyberflight-rules-coming-to-udrp-next-july
 
NABP discloses premium .pharmacy pricing

http://domainincite.com/17692-nabp-discloses-premium-pharmacy-pricing
 
IP Mirror rapped for failing to deal with abuse

http://domainincite.com/17686-ip-mirror-rapped-for-failing-to-deal-with-abuse
 
Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision blocks end

http://domainincite.com/17678-millions-of-new-gtld-domains-to-be-released-as-collision-blocks-end
 
“Second most marketable athlete in the world” to use a .club domain

http://domainincite.com/17674-second-most-marketable-athlete-in-the-world-to-use-a-club-domain
 
$10 million to move to a dot-brand? Quebec says “non”

http://domainincite.com/17669-10-million-to-move-to-a-dot-brand-quebec-says-non
 
Is this the longest and stupidest new gTLD name yet?

http://domainincite.com/17655-is-this-the-longest-and-stupidest-new-gtld-name-yet
 
Noss hints at winning .online auction bid

http://domainincite.com/17649-noss-hints-at-winning-online-auction-bid
 
Judge blocks seizure of Iran’s ccTLD

http://domainincite.com/17645-judge-blocks-seizure-of-irans-cctld
 
Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction

http://domainincite.com/17640-another-11-new-gtlds-won-at-auction
 
ICM will NOT offer free .porn names to .xxx buyers

http://domainincite.com/17626-icm-will-not-offer-free-porn-names-to-xxx-buyers
 
Wine.Club Domain Name is Now Up For Auction

http://www.domainnews.com/wine-club-domain-name-is-now-up-for-auction.html
 
NABP to Begin Sunrise Trademark Registration Period for .Pharmacy Websites

http://www.domainnews.com/nabp-to-begin-sunrise-trademark-registration-period-for-pharmacy-
websites.html

 
Sedo Reports $1 Million in Domain Name Sales !Bohai.com Topped Sedo’s Weekly Sales List at
$29,022

http://www.domainnews.com/sedo-reports-1-million-in-domain-name-sales-bohai-com-topped-sedo-s-
weekly-sales-list-at-29-022.html

 
Three Other New gTLDs Delegated : .Android, .Reit and .Science

http://www.domainnews.com/three-other-new-gtlds-delegated-android-reit-and-science.html
 
Illinois.com Domain Name Now Available For Sale

http://www.domainnews.com/illinois-com-domain-name-now-available-for-sale.html
 
Eurid : Your .EU Domain Name Could Make You a Winner This Christmas

http://www.domainnews.com/eurid-your-eu-domain-name-could-make-you-a-winner-this-christmas.html
 
German Court Rules Registrar Responsible For Illegal Content

http://www.domainnews.com/german-court-rules-registrar-responsible-for-illegal-content.html
 
ISOC, Civil Society Unhappy With NETmundial Initiative – “Not Consistent With Democracy”

http://www.domainnews.com/isoc-civil-society-unhappy-with-netmundial-initiative-not-consistent
-with-democracy.html

 
OECD Report: The Economics of Transition to IPv6

http://www.domainnews.com/oecd-report-the-economics-of-transition-to-ipv6.html
 
Robert Downey Jr. Wins RobertDowneyJr.Actor Domain Name

http://www.domainnews.com/robert-downey-jr-wins-robertdowneyjr-actor-domain-name.html
 
KickAssTorrents Moves to Kickass.so Domain

http://www.domainnews.com/kickasstorrents-moves-to-kickass-so-domain.html
 
ICANN Announces UDRP Policy Implementation Update
http://www.domainnews.com/icann-announces-udrp-policy-implementation-update.html
 
Mobile.co Owner Acquires Mobile.co.com and Movil.CO.com for $32,000

http://www.domainnews.com/mobile-co-owner-acquires-mobile-co-com-and-movil-co-com-for-32-000.html
 
SnapNames BuyDomains Auction is Underway! One Bid So Far

http://www.domainnews.com/snapnames-buydomains-auction-is-underway-one-bid-so-far.html
 
NameJet Partners With CO.COM Registry to Auction Major City Domain Names

http://www.domainnews.com/namejet-partners-with-co-com-registry-to-auction-major-city-domain
-names.html

 
14 Other New TLD Agreement Published, Including .Sex

http://www.domainnews.com/14-other-new-tld-agreement-published-including-sex.html
 
Launching the RIPE NCC Academy

http://www.domainnews.com/launching-the-ripe-ncc-academy.html
 
In Quashing .IR Attachment Order Against ICANN DC District Court Declares That ccTLDs Are
Akin to Second Level Domains by Philip Corwin, Internet Commerce Association

http://www.domainnews.com/in-quashing-ir-attachment-order-against-icann-dc-district-court-
declares-that-cctlds-are-akin-to-second-level-domains-by-philip-corwin-internet-commerce-a
ssociation.html

 
Morgan Stanley Files Complaint for MorganStanleyChina.net Domain Name

http://www.domainnews.com/morgan-stanley-files-complaint-for-morganstanleychina-net-domain-
name.html

 
Microsoft Files Complaint for MicrosoftBand.Net Domain Name

http://www.domainnews.com/microsoft-files-complaint-for-microsoftband-net-domain-name.html
 
DENIC Approaching Another Milestone : 16 Million .DE Registered Domain Names

http://www.domainnews.com/denic-approaching-another-milestone-16-million-de-registered-domain
-names.html

 
Archeo Publishes Q3 Sales Report : $1,6 Million in Domain Name Sales

http://www.domainnews.com/archeo-publishes-q3-sales-report-1-6-million-in-domain-name-sales.html
 
.Brussels and .Vlaanderen Now Open to Private Individuals

http://www.domainnews.com/brussels-and-vlaanderen-now-open-to-private-individuals.html
 
Afnic to Attend the 4th International Domain Name Conference on November 19th and 20th

http://www.domainnews.com/afnic-to-attend-the-4th-international-domain-name-conference-on-
november-19th-and-20th.html

 
.Melbourne – 2,518 Registrations on Day One of General Availability! .Restaurant – 2,389 ,
.Gifts – 1,010 and .Sarl -176

http://www.domainnews.com/melbourne-2-518-registrations-on-day-one-of-general-availability-
restaurant-2-389-gifts-1-010-and-sarl-176.html

 
Daily Sales Recap 11-19-14 Rin.com sells for $35,000 on Sedo

http://tldinvestors.com/2014/11/daily-sales-recap-11-19-14-rin-com-sells-for-35000-on-sedo.html
 
Dish DBS Wins .Dot New gTLD Auction For $700,000 Beating Google

http://onlinedomain.com/2014/11/20/news/dish-dbs-wins-dot-new-gtld-auction-for-700000-beating-
google/

 
Get a $200 discount coupon and book your hotel for NamesCon 2015 now!

http://domaingang.com/domain-news/get-200-discount-coupon-book-hotel-namescon-2015-now/
 
Dish DBS beats Google in .Dot auction, pays $700,000 for domain

http://domainnamewire.com/2014/11/19/dish-dot-dot-google/
 
Daily Domain Sales (11-18-2014): Huagao.com $20,250, ShopMate.com 12,000 EUR, Wite.com $6,500

http://onlinedomain.com/2014/11/20/news/daily-domain-sales-11-18-2014-huagao-com-20250-shopmate
-com-12000-eur-wite-com-6500/

 
Lessons learned from a ‘Cyber Monday’ in July, Build an Innovation Engine in 90 Days

http://fragerfactor.blogspot.com/2014/11/lessons-learned-from-cyber-monday-in.html
 
A New gTLD Tops This Week’s Domain Sales Chart and 3 ccTLDs Hit the Top 10

http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/domainsales/2014/20141126.htm
 
The .Org Registry Will Launch “OnGood”, A New Brand Identity For .NGO & .ONG Domains

http://onlinedomain.com/2014/11/20/news/the-org-registry-will-launch-ongood-a-new-brand-identity
-for-ngo-ong-domains/

 
Rin.com Sells for $35,000 on Sedo – Sold on Sedo for $14,000 in 2011

http://www.thedomains.com/2014/11/19/rin-com-sells-for-35000-on-sedo-sold-on-sedo-for-14000-in-
2011/

 
Market Recap 11-19-14 Verisign Drops 2% and Tucows and United Internet Continue Their Uptrends

http://tldinvestors.com/2014/11/market-recap-11-19-14-verisign-drops-2-and-tucows-and-united-
internet-continue-their-uptrends.html

 
Braden Pollock and Lisa Bloom Getting Married

http://www.domaininvesting.com/braden-pollock-lisa-bloom-getting-married/?utm_source=feed
burner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DomainInvesting+%28DomainInvesting.com+%28E
lliot%27s+Blog%29%29

 
Will Whiskey.com sell for more than $3.1 million dollars?

http://domaingang.com/domain-news/will-whiskey-com-sell-3-1-million-dollars/
 
The end of privacy as we know it; Teespring Is Minting New Millionaires

http://fragerfactor.blogspot.com/2014/11/the-end-of-privacy-as-we-know-it.html
 
17 end user domain name sales, including a big .Me

http://domainnamewire.com/2014/11/19/17-end-user-domain-name-sales-including-a-big-me/
 
Beware of Conflicts of Interest With Consultants & Brokers

http://www.domaininvesting.com/beware-conflicts-interest-consultants-brokers/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DomainInvesting+%28DomainInve
sting.com+%28Elliot%27s+Blog%29%29

 
Legal Brand Marketing Lands Best Law-Related .co.com Domains in Win-Win Deal with Registry

http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/lowdown/2014/dailyposts/20141119.htm
 
Big names listed at Brannan’s latest domain newsletter

http://domaingang.com/domain-news/big-names-listed-brannans-latest-domain-newsletter/
 
Daily Domain Sales (11-17-2014): App.nl 18,500 EUR, eNetwork.com $15,500, Sexykini.com 9,000

http://onlinedomain.com/2014/11/19/news/daily-domain-sales-11-17-2014-app-nl-18500-eur-enetwork
-com-15500-sexykini-com-9000/

 
Time to Break the Ice – NamesCon Invites Trademark Association President to Give Keynote Speech

http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/lowdown/2014/dailyposts/20141118.htm
 
How a Premium Domain Can Boost Your Business

http://www.abdulbasit.com/domain-investing/how-a-premium-domain-can-boost-your-business
 
NYC.com Making Email Expensive

http://www.thedomains.com/2014/11/18/nyc-com-making-email-expensive/
 
Google upgrades mobile-friendly sites in search results

http://domainnamewire.com/2014/11/18/google-upgrades-mobile-friendly-sites-in-search-results/
 
UDRP rule changes coming next year to thwart “Cyberflight”

http://domainnamewire.com/2014/11/18/udrp-rule-changes-coming-next-year-to-thwart-cyberflight/
 
Daily Sales Recap 11-17-14 App.NL sells for 18,500 Euros on Sedo

http://tldinvestors.com/2014/11/daily-sales-recap-11-17-14-app-nl-sells-for-18500-euros-on-sedo

.html


ICANN

Results Available for 19 November 2014 Auction
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2014-11-19-en
 
Policy Implementation Update

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2014-11-17-en
 
Public Comment Invited: New gTLD Auction Rules for Indirect Contention

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2014-11-14-en
 
U.S. Court Quashes Attempts to Attach ccTLDs: Federal Judge Agrees with ICANN

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2014-11-12-en
 
Update from Public Experts Group

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2014-11-12-en
 
.MADRID – Introduction of Two Approved Launch Programs

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2014-11-11-en
 
ICANN Draft Five-Year Operating Plan

https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2014-11-11-en
 
New Meeting Strategy & Implementation Plan Approved by ICANN Board of Directors

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/new-meeting-strategy-implementation-plan-approved-by-icann-board-of-directors
 
Monthly Update by Theresa Swinehart

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/monthly-update-by-theresa-swinehart-en
 
Working Together to Tame the Coming Tsunami

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/working-together-to-tame-the-coming-tsunami
 
ICANN Clears the Way for Two-character Second-level Domain Names

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/icann-clears-the-way-for-two-character-second-level-domain-names
 
ICANN51 and After: ‘Tis the Season … for NTIA Transition!

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/icann51-and-after-tis-the-season-for-ntia-transition
 
Monitoring the Health of the Organization

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/monitoring-the-health-of-the-organization
 
Taking Stock of Our Africa Strategy

https://www.icann.org/news/blog/taking-stock-of-our-africa-strategy


Current ICANN Public Consultations
Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy (IRTP) Part D Policy Development Process (PDP) Recommendations for ICANN Board Consideration
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/irtp-d-recommendations-2014-10-20-en
 
Board Working Group Report on Nominating Committee (BWG-NomCom)

https://www.icann.org/public-comments/bwg-nomcom-2014-08-21-en
 
.NGO/.ONG Registry Agreement Amendment – Mandatory Technical Bundling of Second-Level Domains

https://www.icann.org/public-comments/ngo-ong-amendment-2014-11-06-en
 
.MADRID – Introduction of Two Approved Launch Programs

https://www.icann.org/public-comments/madrid-alp-application-2014-11-11-en
 
ICANN Draft Five-Year Operating Plan

https://www.icann.org/public-comments/proposed-opplan-budget-2016-2020-2014-11-11-en
 
New gTLD Auction Rules for Indirect Contention

https://www.icann.org/public-comments/new-gtld-auctions-indirect-contention-2014-11-14-en