Newsletter (24 September 2018)
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■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD75, Dubai, UAE, 20-21 February 2019
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Members News

(.AU auDA)
auDA registry operator, Afilias Australia, wins Guinness World Records title

From the CMWG: Why We Encourage Members to Vote FOR the Proposals at the EGM

Reminder: Extraordinary General Meeting - 27 September 2018

Why Your Business Needs A Website Not Just a Facebook Page?

What Should You Do With Your Domain Name If You Close Your Business?

(.NZ InternetNZ)
Domain Name Commission wins first step in lawsuit against US company

Celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori in the .nz domain name space

NetHui, NZ’s favourite Internet gathering hits the regions

The anniversary of APTLD Summit will be held in Tashkent

JCSA18: More details on the 2018 edition of the Afnic Scientific Council Day

SME Trade Fare : Free evaluation of your online presence and win a personalized

Afilias Sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title: Largest Migration of an Internet Top-Level Domain in a Single Transition

Neustar and the ANA Name Finalists for the 2018 Genius Awards in Advanced Marketing Analytics

Neustar Launches New Outbound Dialing Solution to Transform Contact Center Operations

Neustar expands its cyber-defence mitigation network to Sydney

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ publishes new edition of An Introduction to Internet Governance

TLDCON 2018 offers networking platform for registrars and registries

Blocking does not solve illicit content problem

Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ outlines priorities for 2019-2021 at TLDCON 2018


2018 National Internet Segments’ Reliability report

Satellite still a necessity for many Pacific Islands

Merci beaucoup Nouméa!

Nouméa hosts a data-driven FIRST TC

Announcing the APAC ICT Women Mailing List

Infographic: 2018 Member Services Highlights

ISIF Asia 2018 Grants and Awards winners

Whois: role vs person objects

2018 APNIC Survey results now available

Bienvenue à APNIC 46!

NCSeries: Observatory takes digital pulse of New Caledonia

NCSeries: Nurturing growth of the Internet in New Caledonia

NCSeries: Observatory takes digital pulse of New Caledonia

CENTR Board member Danko Jevtović selected as ICANN Board member

EU Policy Update - Summer 2018

How CENTR saved the DNS (or at least tried to)

What’s Ahead at the 2018 Plenipotentiary Conference

The Second Annual Global People’s Summit: Imagine a World with Equal Opportunities

New Case Study: The Impact of a Community Network on Improving Education in Pakistan

Make It Equal: Celebrating Women Who Are Making a Difference

Third Summit on Community Networks in Africa a Success

The Week in Internet News: Facebook to Fact-Check Videos and Photos

From Idea to Action: Beyond the Net Selects 15 Amazing Chapter Projects!

Celebrating One Year With Our New Website

Indigenous Access: “We Haven’t Reached Our Full Potential”

The Week in Internet News: ‘Five Eyes’ Demand Access to Encrypted Information

Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development advances efforts to connect the world’s nearly four billion “other half”

EQUALS in Tech Awards winners announced

Tech innovations for social impact awarded at ITU Telecom World 2018+

ITU Telecom World 2018 shines spotlight on innovation for smarter digital development

More and more governments now benchmark broadband status in their national plans, says new global report

New publication by ITU and partners aims at assisting countries to develop national cybersecurity strategies

IGF 2018: 'Internet of Trust' - See the Schedule

IGF Host Country Website on Travel, Visas & More

For the First Time in Recent Internet History a Subsea Cable Across
South Atlantic Activated

Microsoft Cancels Plans to Move Its Internal Wireless Network to IPv6-Only

"Seven Dirty Words" Restriction Policy Lifted from .US Domain Name

New Zealand's Domain Name Commission Wins Injunction in a Lawsuit
Against DomainTools

Basketball Australia Switches Its Official Website to New Top-Level
Domain .Basketball

Frequency of DDoS Attacks Risen by 40% While Duration of Attacks Decrease

EU Authorities to Give Internet Companies 1 Hour to Take Down Extremist
Content or Face Hefty Fines

PIR, the .ORG Domain Registry, Announces Radical Change to Marketing Scheme

PIR: Worldwide Philanthropic Giving Trends from Largest Online Survey of Individual Donors

German Courts Rebuff ICANN For Fourth Time Over WHOIS/GDPR Data Collection

Use of “7 Dirty Words” Now Allowed in .US

Has GDPR Contributed To Spam Decline? 2 Organisations Say It’s Too Early To Tell

KSK vote was NOT unanimous

ICANN turns 20 today (or maybe not)

Van der Laan to leave ICANN board

Set buttocks to clench! ICANN approves risky KSK rollover

Mediators hired as Whois reformers butt heads


Webinar: Proposed Updates to Draft Operating Standards

German Appellate Court Rules on ICANN Request to Preserve WHOIS Data

ICANN 2018 Nominating Committee Announces Updated Selections

Data Protection/Privacy Update Webinar Scheduled for 26 September 2018

Request for Proposal: DNSSEC KSK Management Tools

Call for Nominations to the ccNSO Council

Draft Agenda – ccNSO Council Call 20 September

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Modification of Domains Protected Marks List Service

Initial Report on the New gTLD Subsequent Procedures Policy Development Process (Overarching Issues & Work Tracks 1-4)

Next Steps On Reviews

Proposals for Devanagari, Gurmukhi, and Gujarati Scripts' Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Proposals for Kannada, Oriya and Telugu Scripts' Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Proposed gTLD-Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP) Profile

Registration Directory Service (RDS-WHOIS2) Review Team Draft Report of Recommendations