In a first for new gTLDs, Aquitaine dumps geo bid

by Kevin Murphy
The authority for the French region of Aquitaine has become the first new gTLD applicant to pull its application apparently of its own accord. Région d’Aquitaine’s bid for .aquitaine was withdrawn today, despite the fact that the applicant was already in the contracting stage with ICANN. A handful of other geographic gTLD applications have been withdrawn previously, but only ...Read the full article