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  1. Vatican set to control new a catholica Internet domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2012 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    The Vatican is in line to control the new Internet address extension ".catholic" and decide who is allowed to use it. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a nonprofit corporation that coordinates the assignment of Internet domain names and addresses around the world, announced the Vatican's formal application June 13 in London.

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  2. John C. Coffee Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Law.com

    In his Corporate Securities column, John C. Coffee Jr. of Columbia University Law School addresses the questions: Is a "takeover" or other control change at Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers likely, or even feasible, as a result of the proposed restructuring of ICANN? Can China, a private entrepreneur, or anyone else, "steal" control of ICANN? John C. Coffee Jr. is the Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law at Columbia University Law School and Director of its Center on Corporate Governance.

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  3. Giving up Internet as foolish as FCC giving up spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Sonoran News

    ... oversight over the domain name system through a contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a California non-profit organization. The functions performed by ICANN under this contract make sure that your computer is ...

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  4. Guest opinion: Giving up Internet as foolish as FCC giving up spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Local Tech Wire

    ... oversight over the domain name system through a contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a California non-profit organization. The functions performed by ICANN under this contract make sure that your computer is ...

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  5. Ted Cruz: Obama Plan to Give UpInternet Control - Likely Illegal'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Lucianne.com

    Sen. Ted Cruz called on Congress to stop the Obama administration from giving away control of the Internet with congressional authorization - a move Cruz said is likely illegal. Since 1998, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , a nonprofit organization that assigns domain names for the Internet and manages IP addresses, has operated under a contract with the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration.

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  6. Bulgaria Registers Its 1st Domain in CyrillicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Sofia News Agency

    ... has appeared on the Internet. It comes nearly two years after the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ( ICANN ) approved Bulgaria 's national domain. Initially there was some uncertainty over whether the request would be granted as . ...

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  7. Congress timid on postal reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Washington Examiner

    ... people and governments who don't respect the right to free speech. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is responsible for oversight of domain name registration, an important role in Internet governance. To ensure this all ...

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  8. Keeping internet governance out of the wrong handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Hill

    ... stewardship over key DNS functions through a contract with the nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). These functions allow connected devices to send data within and across national borders. ICANN provides quite ...

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  9. East Africa: Court Denies Zacr Motion for Reconsideration On Preliminary Injunction for DCARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | AllAfrica.com

    ... had filed a First Amended Complaint ("FAC") against Defendants Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN"), and ZA Central Registry ("ZACR") (collectively "Defendants") On February 26, 2016. The action arises out of a dispute ...

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  10. Republicans move to check internet transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Federal Computer Week

    ... of a nongovernmental stakeholder association that grew out of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the nonprofit that currently administers the IANA contract on behalf of the U.S. government. In the letter, the lawmakers ...

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  11. What About the Little Guys and the Internet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Beckerman's defense in support of the Obama administration turning the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) over to an international body can only be seen as self-serving for the nearly 40 "of the most successful and best ...

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  12. Verisign: Time To Make Some Real MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Seeking Alpha

    ... industry for some time to come. VeriSign's exclusive contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) gives the company a significant barrier to entry for competitors. The company's recurring revenue model has proven to ...

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  13. U.S. Government Accepts IANA Transition ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Computers in Libraries

    ... 2016, when the U.S. Department of Commerce approved a proposal by ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) to assume the operation and oversight of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) . Since the early days of the ...

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  14. Follow the .Guru and Open a New .StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | DreamHost Blog

    The Internet domain name expansion frenzy began almost three years ago. On October 23, 2013, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers announced that the first batch of New gTLDs were delegated into the Internet's root zone.

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  15. NZ Internet identity wins prestigious ICANN governance awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Scoop

    Each year, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers recognises long-standing community members who have served in leadership roles in multiple ICANN working groups or committees. "Keith's recognition as this year's joint Ethos winner is thoroughly well-deserved.

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  16. Obama's Plan to Cede Internet Control Faces Opposition in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | News Max

    ... out," Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, told the Washington Examiner . The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, known as ICANN, has handled oversight of the Internet since the group began operating in 1998 under a U.S. government ...

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  17. Donut PanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... only acquired its gTLD portfolio recently as they were made available by Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers or ICANN. Donuts CEO Stahura sold eNOM, an important part of Rightside's legacy business, to Demand Media (NYSE: DMD ) in ...

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  18. Cruz: Obama Proposal Puts Internet Freedom in Hands of Russia, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | TheBlaze.com

    Sen. Ted Cruz is calling out the Obama administration for its plan to "give away control of the internet to foreign countries." President Barack Obama's administration is working to hand over management of names and IP addresses to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a global stakeholder group that includes countries like Russia, Iran and China - who don't recognize the U.S.'s First Amendment.

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  19. US should relinquish control of internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Hill

    ... and Information Administration (NTIA) contracted with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to provide domain name system (DNS) management for the internet. Essentially, DNS is the phone book of the internet. Although NTIA ...

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  20. News | Bob Whitcomb's Digital DiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Go Local

    ... freedom of expression on the Internet. The White House wants to let the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) free itself from the U.S. oversight of the Internet it has had since the 1990s. As The Wall Street Journal reports, ...

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