Weekly Launch Guide January 15, 2018

.KE Launch Dates Updated

KeNIC, the registry for .KE, updated the launch dates for top-level .ke registrations…

.Zuerich Delays Launch

The Kanton Zürich registry delayed the launch of the .zuerich TLD until January 2019…

Divesting a Dot Brand: Good for a Company’s Brand?

Dot brands should understand that they themselves hold the true value of their Top Level Domain (TLD). When companies sell their rights to a TLD, they give up all control over the space…

Still Launching

The following TLDs have launch phases (Pre-General Availability) that are currently still in progress…

Weekly Launch Guide January 8, 2018

.KE Launch Dates Updated

KeNIC, the registry for .KE, updated the launch dates for top-level .ke registrations…

Ireland Liberalizes Registration Policies

The IE Domain Registry updated their policy of requiring an explanation of why a particular domain name is being registered – also referred to as the “claim to the name”…

Still Launching

The following TLDs have launch phases (Pre-General Availability) that are currently still in progress…

Weekly Launch Guide December 4, 2017

Ireland Liberalizes Registration Policies

The IE Domain Registry updated their policy of requiring an explanation of why a particular domain name is being registered – also referred to as the “claim to the name”…

.GDPR Overview with Ken Linscott, CSC®

The clock continues to tick toward May 25, 2018, when the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be officially enforced across the European Union (EU)…

Still Launching

The following TLDs have launch phases (Pre-General Availability) that are currently still in progress…

Weekly Launch Guide November 27, 2017

A Wealth of Knowledge from the Persian Gulf: Insights from ICANN 60, Abu Dhabi

CSC® experts have been around the world gathering ICANN insights, most recently in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. In late October, Director of Policy and Industry Affairs Gretchen Olive, along with Head of New gTLD Services Ben Anderson, attended ICANN 60 in the Persian Gulf…

Rugby Announces Launch Plans

World Rugby Strategic Developments Limited announced plans to launch the new gTLD, .rugby…

Still Launching

The following TLDs have launch phases (Pre-General Availability) that are currently still in progress…

Weekly Launch Guide November 20, 2017

.Rugby Announces Launch Plans

World Rugby Strategic Developments Limited announced plans to launch the new gTLD, .rugby…

Chinese IDNs available for .VIP

Starting November 21, 2017, .VIP will allow Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs) in the Chinese script…

Still Launching

The following TLDs have launch phases (Pre-General Availability) that are currently still in progress…