• Foot-dragging Amazon has bumper crop of new gTLDs

    … delegated. It signed its registry agreements — which state the TLDs must be delegated with a year — in mid-December 2014. Don’t plan on being able to register domains in any of these gTLDs. You may be disappointed. All of the strings were originally applied for as what became known as “closed generics”, in which Amazon would have been the only…

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  • Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction

    … registrar Interlink won .earth, beating Google. Motion Picture Domain Registry beat Donuts and Google to .film, meaning the gTLD will “will only be available to film producers and major film studios” under the applicant’s plan to require a Motion Picture Association of America registration number in order to register a name. Related posts: Amazon and Google deal on .talk, .play, .drive and others Millions spent on new gTLDs as 11 auctions settled Directi’s Radix wins .website gTLD auction …

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