Archive for the ‘parked domains’ Category and ICA Concerned By Domain Parking Mention in New TLD Guidebook

Posted May 16th, 2011

According to Domain Name Wire: “Both and Internet Commerce Association have sent strongly worded comments to ICANN regarding a new provision inserted in the latest new top level domain guidebook.”

“Applicants will have to answer the question “Will you impose any constraints on parked sites, or sites that offer only advertising?”

In its comments, notes that “This evaluation criterion is not only opposite ICANN’s previous descriptions of domain name parking, it is directly opposite of ICANN’s description of its own mission.”


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Cameron Diaz Wants Her Domain Name

Posted May 6th, 2009

Cameron Diaz commenced arbitration to try and recover the domain name currently registered to Alberta Hot Rods of some place called High Prairie, Alberta, Canada — you know just down Highway 2 from Lesser Slave Lake. Other celebrities vying to get domains using their names include Jim Carrey, Jay Leno and Sigourney Weaver.

Get the full skinny HERE.

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uBid Guns For GoDaddy

Posted May 5th, 2009

Ubid is suing GoDaddy over the company’s parked domains program. See the full skinny HERE.

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