gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m

by Kevin Murphy
ICANN has raised another $12.9 million from new gTLD auctions. A small batch of three contention sets — .realty, .salon and .spot — were resolved last Wednesday in the third so-called “last resort” auction. .realty went to Fegistry for $5,588,888, .salon to Donuts for $5,100,575 and .spot to Amazon for $2.2 million. ICANN now has accumulated new gTLD auction sales totaling $27.8 million.Read the full article