.xyz press release yanked for “encouraging cybersquatting”

by Kevin Murphy
XYZ.com has withdrawn a month-old press release following allegations that it encouraged cybersquatting in .xyz. The December 3 release concerned the release of 18,000 .xyz domains that were previously blocked due to ICANN’s policy on name collisions. The release highlighted “trademarked names such as Nike, Hulu, Netflix, Skype, Pepsi, Audi and Deloitte” that were becoming av ...Read the full article