With Rod Beckstrom gone from the steering wheel of ICANN, the proposals for a technical revolution that would upstage old school thinking are pouring in. Fresh from the ICANN Labs is a new method that compresses domains, thus reducing the cost of ownership. “Our method and upcoming patent can be described as crazy, but it [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Good evening, my brothers and sisters in Domaining – this is Father Domainicus with a special message after a long hiatus from domaining. Many faithful domainers ask me, if they should apply for the new gTLDs that ICANN promotes so heavily. Each one costs $185,000 to secure. And yet, my domaining children, ICANN failed to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN has been accused in the past for selecting “Club Med” type destinations for its domain conferences around the globe. The domain organization with its multi-national panel is always looking for relaxing, exotic locations which are equally rewarding for its members and distant for the general public to seriously consider attending. In the past, we [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The current weather conditions that have brought travel chaos to much of Europe have prompted ICANN to capitalize on this rare opportunity. The ICANN selection of exotic locations around the globe to hold the conferences at, has always brought ire and anger among frugal-minded and budget-oriented domainers. But now it’s time for ICANN to strike [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN ends the year (and the decade) with a big bang: the first approval of a gTLD launch, as early as in January of 2011. To commemorate the 87 years since the passing of Vladimir Lenin, the approval of .Communism has been cleared by the ICANN committee with a resounding 45 for, 5 against vote [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.