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ICANN Blog

Relief for Registrants in Response to COVID-19

We have received several inquiries from our contracted parties about steps that ICANN org could take to help mitigate issues in the domain name industry ecosystem in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. These include concerns about the ability of registrants to renew their domain names in a timely manner given current circumstances. To ease this [...] Continue reading


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Addressing Recent Zoom News

Recently, ICANN’s video conferencing platform, Zoom, has been in the news quite a bit. With shelter-in-place and work-from-home becoming more familiar, not only for the ICANN community but the world at large, Zoom has become a vital tool for many businesses. With this recent increase in Zoom usage, we’ve also seen a number of bugs, [...] Continue reading


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Keeping the DNS Secure During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The Internet’s value in bringing people together has never been more apparent than it is now. While most of us are under some form of “stay at home” order in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the Internet provides us with a lifeline. It brings us information and entertainment, allows some of [...] Continue reading


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Executive Team Announcement

When there is a change in the executive leadership of the ICANN organization, it is important that we inform the community in a timely manner. Today, I would like to share with you that Cyrus Namazi, Senior Vice President of Global Domains Division (GDD), has decided to leave ICANN org, effective immediately. Over [...] Continue reading


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Becoming UA-Ready – ICANN Update

Learn Best Practices to Increase Internet Inclusivity and Diversity Through UA The Domain Name System (DNS) is more inclusive and diverse than ever before with top-level domain (TLD) names in different languages and scripts, such as Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Russian, as well as those longer than the traditional two or three letters/characters. While users can [...] Continue reading


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ICANN Decides on .COM Amendment and Proposed Binding Letter of Intent between ICANN and Verisign

With more than 145 million domains in the .COM registry, the .COM Registry Agreement (RA) is one of the most important contracts under ICANN's responsibility. Amendments to this Registry Agreement are carefully assessed and only approved after thorough analysis. This is not a one-input decision, but one based on ongoing feedback from the Internet community [...] Continue reading


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EPDP Team Publishes Addendum to Phase 2 Initial Report for Public Comment

I am pleased to announce that the Expedited Policy Development Process on the Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data Team (EPDP Team) published the Addendum to its Phase 2 Initial Report on 24 March 2020 and is seeking public comment. This Public Comment period is scheduled to close on 3 May 2020. The publication of [...] Continue reading



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