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TLD Logic has launched a tool they describe as a centralised resource for monitoring an analysing trends in the global domain name market. The tool provides a suite interactive charts and tools for exploring the current status and market trends of TLDs including domain counts, growth trends, comparison tools and registrar portfolios. TLD Logic has [...] Continue reading
ICANN today (30/11) announced the publication of “Mitigating the Risk of DNS Namespace Collisions Final Report,” a report by JAS Global Advisors (“JAS”). This is the complete version of the report previously published in June 2014 at https://www.icann.org/en/system/files/files/name-collision-mitigation-study-06jun14-en.pdf [PDF, 392 KB]. The phase one report was used by ICANN as a base [...] Continue reading
Purpose (Brief): The CCWG-Accountability offers its Draft Proposal for enhancements to ICANN accountability that have been identified as essential to happen or be committed to before the IANA Stewardship Transition takes place (Work Stream 1). The six Chartering Organizations for the CCWG-Accountability are asked to indicate their support for the recommendations in this proposal. At [...] Continue reading
While it can be easy to look at Cyber Monday as that day that you buy a new TV for your living room or finally pull the trigger on an Amazon Echo (yes – they’re $149 today), it’s also a great time to lock in savings for your business. I started doing this years ago, [...] Continue reading
ICANN is seeking a provider to conduct a study on the domain name industry in Africa. The goal of this study is to identify and define the strengths and weaknesses in the industry ecosystem within the region and develop recommendations on how to advance the industry and bring it closer to the opportunities available. The [...] Continue reading
Today: Your biggest regret of 2015? / non-european people how do you perceive .eu domains? / Your emotions after a domain name sale! / And more. Here are the new NamePros.com threads that caught my eye: non-european people how do you perceive .eu domains? – Do you see them differently than others? DirectMarket.co.uk – Please appraise! – Any [...] Continue reading