2014 Internet Stats From Host Advice Did you know that it takes 50 million horsepower to keep the internet running smoothly for the current 2.4 billion users world wide? Or that every minute almost 3 days worth of content is uploaded to YouTube? Find out more information on the current state of the web… Check out the info-graphic
NameSmash.com - Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:22
Why Accountability Matters at ICANN The ICANN circus rolled into London in June. Over 3,000 delegates signed up for a seven day festival of all things domain related held in the less than glamorous setting of the Hilton Metropol on the Edgware Road (known to Londoners as Little Beirut). First on the bill was the Commonwealth Internet Governance Forum which
NameSmash.com - Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 3:29
New gTLD Auctions Updates – First Auction Confirmed From ICANN 8 May 2014 ICANN has updated the Auction Schedule for New gTLD applicants with strings in contention sets. The schedule now lists the participants confirmed for the first Auction on 4 June 2014, and the rescheduling of some sets based on requested postponements. When Applicants were issued Intent to Auction notifications, ...
Marksmen Names Russ Pangborn CEO Former Head of Trademarks at Microsoft Joins a World Leader in Brand Protection Services GLENDALE, Calif., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Marksmen, Inc., a worldwide leader in brand protection services, today named Russell Pangborn chief executive officer effective immediately. He succeeds Ken Taylor, founder of the company...
NameSmash.com - Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 14:0
Over 175 New gTLDs Have Now Been Delegated From ICANN The expansion of generic Top-Level Domains (e.g. .COM, .ORG, .NET) in the Domain Name System is underway. Over 1,300 new names or “strings” could become available in the next few years. After completing the New gTLD Program, a new gTLD becomes part of the Internet when it is delegated. This means it is
NameSmash.com - Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 11:1
Internet transition to IPv6 accelerating From Bizcommunity.com SINGAPORE: The transition to the next-generation Internet protocol IPv6 is set to speed up this year as web addresses under the previous system IPv4 run out, a senior industry figure said at a meeting about the future of the web on Thursday. Internet protocol is the method by which data is routed by