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0d7.guru first new gTLD to 50,000 names
Donuts pioneering .guru yesterday became the first new gTLD to surpass 50,000 domain name registrations, according to today s zone files. DI PRO makes today s total 50,210, having added 209 names yesterday. Technically,...
0d9First .london anchor tenants named
The forthcoming .london gTLD has earmarked its first 28 domain names, most of which are going to some famous, and not-so-famous, local brands. Judging by the list of names, registry Dot London Domains is going for a...
1d7RFC 7207: A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for...
Une famille d'URN de plus, pour les messages d'Eurosystem, famille gérée par la Bundesbank pour le compte de l'ESCB. Vous ne connaissez pas le secteur bancaire ? L'ESCB est un regroupement de banques centrales...
1d10.rich promises new marketing after pitiful launch
I-Registry s .rich may have taken the ignominious title of Worst New gTLD Launch Yet, but the company says it s not in any rush and is planning to start its marketing campaign in about a month. According to zone files,...
1d10Bug takes out HostGator, BlueHost for a day
Endurance International, the domain name registrar that owns some of the world s biggest web hosting brands, has been hit by a network firmware bug that took out one of its data centers. It s not currently clear how many...
2d10How one guy games new gTLD sunrise periods
Wanna buy a SOCIAL brand pen for a dollar? No? How about social.web or cloud.guru or direct.flowers? One intellectual property lawyer closely associated with a number of new gTLD registries has been using a flimsy online...
2d8dotBest cancels landrush
PeopleBrowser has decided to cancel the landrush phase for its forthcoming .best new gTLD, citing very little engagement from registrants. The TLD is due to go to sunrise today. Two days after it ends on May 19, it will...
2d10New gTLD domains top 500,000 as Schilling goes on parking...
The total number of new gTLD domains broke through half a million for the first time yesterday, but it seems to be due to Frank Schilling obtaining tens of thousands of names in his own TLDs. Uniregistry s .link became...
3d14Pricey .luxury made $500k already
The new gTLD .luxury seems to have sold more than $500,000 worth of domain names already. Today s zone file for the Luxury Partners-owned TLD popped from 1 domain to 470 domains. Most of the new names appear to have been...
4d12Belgium comes out against Donuts’ .spa bid
Belgium wants Donuts application for .spa rejected after the new gTLD applicant declined to sign a deal with the city of Spa. In a March 20 letter to ICANN, published today, the Belgian deputy prime minister Johan Vande...
4d11RFC 7165: Use Cases and Requirements for JSON Object...
Il est traditionnel de classer les mécanismes de sécurité de l'Internet en deux, ceux fondés sur la sécurité du canal et ceux fondés sur la sécurité de l'objet. Pour les premiers, on garantit certaines propriétés de...
5d12Copie d'un disque dur sur Windows
Il m'est arrivé une aventure bizarre : j'ai dû intervenir sur une machine Windows. Le problème semblait simple, copier le disque d'une ancienne machine vers une nouvelle. Mais c'est plus difficile que cela n'en a l'air.
6d21On PowerDNS.COM and Express PowerDNS.NET Hosting by Trilab
Hi everybody, This post serves to clarify why we ( PowerDNS.COM ) can t help you with issues with Express PowerDNS.NET hosting by Trilab. The short version is: they are a fully different company, and we have no access to...
7d21Bloody Cert Certified
Oh, Information Disclosure vulnerabilities.  Truly the Rodney Dangerfield of vulns, people never quite know what their impact is going to be.  With Memory Corruption, we ve basically accepted that a sufficiently skilled...
7d18OpenDNSSEC 1.4.5
Version 1.4.5 of OpenDNSSEC has now been released: Bugfixes: OPENDNSSEC-607: libhsm not using all mandatory attributes for GOST key generation. OPENDNSSEC-609: ods-ksmutil: key list command fails with error in 1.4.4 on...
7d22Geo gTLDs catch a break with new launch rules
New gTLDs with a geographic or community focus have won concessions from ICANN under new rules published today. All new gTLD registries will be able to allocate names to public authorities, matching for example district...
8d18Famous Four wins .party gTLD contest
Famous Four Media has won the .party new gTLD contention set after coming to a private agreement with the only other applicant for the string, Oriental Trading Company. Financial details of the arrangement were not...
8d18RFC 7181: The Optimized Link State Routing Protocol...
Il existe désormais plusieurs protocoles de routage pour le problème difficile des MANETs, ces réseaux ad hoc (c'est-à-dire non organisés et non gérés) de machines diverses connectées de manière intermittente. On est...
8d205 Recommendations for Security Without Baggage
Baggage is often an emotionally-charged word. It can refer to the reason you have to pay exorbitant fees while travelling, or that ex that you had to cut ties with before they went fatal attraction on you. So applying...
8d16Republicans advance “embarrassing” DOTCOM Act
Republican US Congressmen today voted to advance the DOTCOM Act, which would add a delay of up to a year to the IANA transition. The Communications and Technology Subcommittee voted 16 to 10, split directly along party...
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