The upcoming revealing by ICANN of almost 2,000 gTLD applications on June 13th, is in jeopardy; surprisingly, by ICANN itself! In a shocking release of new documents related to the infamous TAS Laboratories project, the existence of a technological advancement has somehow been leaked. Originally marked as “Above Top Secret“, the set of documents reveals [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
With the ICANN TAS system back in business and only two refunds due to the 40-day long glitch, a new application by the new interim government of Greece has been announced. “We can confirm that the Greeks applied for the gTLD .Drachma,” said Molly Pinebottom of ICANN. “There is an ever-increased possibility that the Greek [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN might be facing problems launching the gTLD namespace, what with the TAS Labs product being meticulously repaired – but the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers isn’t short of any new ideas. “People are complaining, that even with the launch of gTLDs there isn’t enough opportunity for those born in recent years to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Boredom was killing my gray matter slowly, having scanned the usual news on Domaining.com for the fourth time. Nothing but blogger repetitions of Google alerts for “domains” and results from National Arbitration Forum newsletters. I needed some hot action and I knew where to find it. I dialed the number of a good friend of [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A secret document located in unlocked folders was found during the assessment of the alleged “glitch“, on the ICANN TLD Application System (TAS). So far, there is no indication that the glitch was enabled maliciously, however, the document reveals the practices and eating habits of ICANN executive, Rod Beckstrom. The ICANN document was emailed to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.