NIXI, who run the .in domain name registry, have announced that they're adding 30 more domain zones or extensions to their offering. At present you can choose to register a domain directly under .in, such as $company.in, while you can also opt for org.in, co.in, net.in, firm.in, ind.in and gen.in if you want. From October 30th there will be an additional 30 extensions … [Read more...] about Indian Domain Registry to Offer 30 More Extensions
As you may recall WHD acquired NamesCon, so in the future it'll probably be fairly common for WHD and NamesCon events to run side by side. One of the first events to leverage this new relationship is the upcoming WHD India and NamesCon India which are being held in Mumbai on May 18th and 19th. The venue for both events is the Grand Hyatt Mumbai which looks pretty … [Read more...] about WHD.India & NamesCon India Registration Open
With the ICANN public meeting in Hyderabad only a couple of weeks away ICANN are currently finalising the schedules for the sessions and meetings. They've published the full schedule online and it's also accessible via the ICANN 57 mobile app which is available for both iOS and Android. If you've used sched.org in the past you'll probably be familiar with the service and … [Read more...] about ICANN 57 Schedule Now Live On Web and In Mobile App
Over the past few weeks many people within the ICANN Community have begun the process of applying for their visas to attend ICANN 57 at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre in Hyderabad India. ICANN has provided quite a bit of information about the visa requirements and the process on their site, including a fairly detailed guide to completing the application form. … [Read more...] about ICANN 57: You Will Need A Conference Visa. Seriously.
The ICANN meeting in New Delhi, India, came to a close yesterday.According to the official press release 720 people were in attendance from 76 countries, including 290 from India.Full details on the ICANN site … [Read more...] about ICANN New Delhi Draws To A Close
I mentioned that ICANN would be meeting in New Delhi early next year a couple of weeks ago.They've since made it officialI sincerely doubt if I'll be able to make it all the way to New Delhi, as I'm planning on heading to DomainFest in LA as well next year, plus the Paris meeting is already on my calendar! … [Read more...] about ICANN New Delhi Officially Announced