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Two companies, including New.net, are registering domain names in alternative extensions, such as .xxx. Vint Cerf of ICANN says that this leads to confusion as the copyright laws governing domain names would not cover these registrars, leaving registrants with the possibility of losing their domains. [...] Continue reading
Alternative TLD company, New.net, announced that they will begin selling .xxx domains, however, their competitor, Domain Name Systems, began selling the .xxx TLD a month ago after they refused to pay the $50,000 application fee to ICANN for the new TLD. Neither company is ICANN-approved. [...] Continue reading