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14 Apr 2015

How much money is there in complaining? ICANN
Although I
don't have a lot of sympathy for the trademark lawyers' argument that trademark holders need to register .sucks domains cheaply before anyone else can, there is one point at the end of their letter that's worth a look.

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  posted at: 23:21 :: permanent link to this entry :: 0 comments
Stable link is https://jl.ly/ICANN/sucksbucks.html

13 Apr 2015

ICANN and a lot of other people outsmart themselves with .SUCKS ICANN
Good taste has never been a criterion in ICANN's new domains program, and domains including .fail and the remarkably vulgar .wtf have become part of the DNS with little comment. Now we have .sucks, which is intended to empower consumers, but does so in a way so clumsy that ICANN is
asking regulators in the U.S. and Canada for an excuse to shut it down.

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  posted at: 16:36 :: permanent link to this entry :: 0 comments
Stable link is https://jl.ly/ICANN/suckage.html

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