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  • .music and .gay possible in 2018 after probe finds no impropriety

    … Five more new gTLDs could see the light of day in 2018 after a probe into ICANN’s handling of “community” applications found no wrongdoing. The long-running investigation, carried out by FTI Consulting on ICANN’s behalf, found no evidence to support suspicions that ICANN staff had been secretly and inappropriately pulling the strings…

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  • .music and .gay CPE probe could end this month

    … it has asked the EIU for by the end of this week. It could deliver its findings to ICANN two weeks after that, ICANN said. Presumably, there would be little to prevent ICANN publishing these findings very shortly thereafter. ICANN has been harangued by some of the applicants for .music, .gay, hotel, .cpa, .llc, .inc, .llp and .merck, all…

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  • .gay, .music and others in limbo as ICANN probes itself

    … it with documents it used to reach its decisions in multiple controversial CPE cases. A couple of weeks ago, BGC chair Chris Disspain explained all this (pdf) to the applicants for .music, .gay, hotel, .cpa, .llc, .inc, .llp and .merck, all of which are affected by the delay caused by the investigation. He said that the investigation would be completed…

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  • Afilias set to get .hotel despite hacking claims

    …. Krischenowski may have obtained as a result of the portal issue was used to support HTLD’s application for .HOTEL; or (ii) any information obtained by Mr. Krischenowski enabled HTLD’s application to prevail in CPE. It authorized ICANN staff to carry on processing the HTLD application. The other applicants — Travel Reservations, Famous Four Media…

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  • Afilias takes over .hotel, sidelines Krischenowski over hacking claims

    …. The other .hotel applicants are Travel Reservations, Famous Four Media, Radix, Minds + Machines, Donuts and Fegistry. ICANN is now pressing HTLD for more specific information about Krischenowski’s relationship with HTLD at specific times over the last few years, in a letter (pdf) published last night, so it appears that its overdue investigation is not yet complete. Tweet Tagged: .hotel, afilias, dotberlin, gdd, glitch, hacking, hotel top-level domain, htld, ICANN, portal …

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  • .hotel fight gets nasty with “criminal” hacking claims

    … misconfiguration by ICANN, were visible to users other than their owners. Krischenowski told DI in an emailed statement today: According to ICANN, the failure in ICANN’s CSC and GDD portals was the result of a misconfiguration by ICANN of the software used (as mentioned at https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2015-11-19-en). As a user, I relied…

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