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Talking Human Rights and Business at the UN

Next week I’ll be in Paris for the Internet Governance Forum (IGF). The event, which is now in its 13th year, is held under the auspices of the United Nations, with this year’s edition being held in the UNESCO buildings in central Paris. The IGF tends to attract a varied group of people from government, […]

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Halloween Samhain Operating Hours

This weekend is a long weekend in Ireland. Why? Because it’s Halloween (or Samhain) Our offices will be open on Monday, but we’re giving our staff a slightly shorter working day: 1200 – 1600 Irish time (same timezone as London, an hour behind Paris .. ) If you have a dedicated server or colo our […]

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ICANN 34 Opens In Mexico

ICANN 34 Opens In Mexico

ICANN‘s 34th public meeting officially opened earlier today in Mexico City. The “hot topic” for this meeting will be “new gTLDs”. At the meeting in Paris last year ICANN paved the way for the introduction of a whole new range of domain extensions. While many in the media hailed the announcement as being a “free […]

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Looking Back at 2008

2009 is almost upon us, so it’s as good a time as any to have a quick look back over the last 12 months. It’s been an interesting year for everyone. In 2007 we put plans in motion to launch a whole new range of products and services on a new platform. While we still […]

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Countdown to ICANN Cairo

The next public ICANN meeting kicks off in Cairo on November 2nd. So what’s on the agenda this time round? You can expect all the old classics to be on the agenda at some point, but the “star” this time round is going to be the much vaunted “new gTLDs”. In case you missed out […]

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ICANN Meeting Opens In Paris

ICANN’s 32nd International public meeting opened in Paris yesterday morning. There are several hot topics on the agenda and judging by the crowds of people at last night’s welcome cocktail, attendance levels are good. If you’re interested in finding out more head over to the meeting’s official site where you can find details of meetings, […]

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IPv6 At ICANN Paris

Image via Wikipedia (ICANN meeting Lisbon, 2007) I will be heading over to the ICANN meeting in Paris next week. At present ICANN holds international meetings three times a year and it’s a very good opportunity to get involved with the discussions of policy and future development of the internet. While I am looking forward […]

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